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Truck driver dead after freeway crash

Truck driver dead after freeway crash
A truck driver has died after his vehicle flipped and landed on a major highway in Melbourne's south-west this morning.
Emergency services were called to the Princess Freeway at Werribee South after reports a semi-trailer had hit a barrier and rolled about 3.20am.
The truck's driver died after it hit a barrier and rolled on the Princess Freeway at Werribee South. (Nine)
The vehicle landed on its roof on the outbound lanes of the freeway.
The male driver – who has to be formally identified – died at the scene.
Drivers are being advised to expect delays as Geelong-bound lanes of the freeway are currently closed between Sneydes Road and Duncans Road.
Police are investigating the accident.