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Road workers injured following M1 truck crash - Central Coast

Tuesday, 01 June 2021 05:05:18 AM

Two road workers have been injured after a semi-trailer crashed into two stationary work vehicles on the state’s Central Coast this morning.

Emergency services were called to the southbound lanes of the M1, at Kangy Angy, about 3.45am (Tuesday 1 June 2021), after a semi-trailer crashed through a work zone and hit two stationary vehicles that impacted with two workmen.

Both men suffered serious injuries and have been taken to hospital for further treatment. One man’s condition is considered serious, the other is believed to be stable.

The semi-trailer caught alight; the driver was able to free himself and escaped injury. He will be taken to hospital for mandatory tests.

The southbound lanes of the M1 remain closed with local diversions in place. For traffic updates please refer to LiveTraffic.com.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence. The public is reminded not to report information via NSW Police social media pages.