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Cows put down after crash

MORE than 20 cows were put down after a B-double truck tipped on its side at Leongatha South on Wednesday.

The crash occurred on the Koonwarra-Inverloch Road near Millars Road at 7.30am.

Of the 60 cattle on board the truck, around 37 survived.

The 49 year old truck driver from Koo Wee Rup suffered minor back injuries following the incident and was conveyed by ambulance to Wonthaggi Hospital.

Police, ambulance and the Leongatha South CFA attended the scene.

Bass Coast Highway Patrol police are investigating the cause of the incident

Massive loss: more than 20 cows were put down and a Koo Wee Rup driver suffered minor back injuries following a truck crash at Leongatha South on Wednesday morning.

Massive loss: more than 20 cows were put down and a Koo Wee Rup driver suffered minor back injuries following a truck crash at Leongatha South on Wednesday morning.

Short URL: http://thestar.com.au/?p=16452

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