A truck driver has been killed in the Howes Valley overnight, and Upper Hunter police are investigating another fatal accident on the Golden Highway. Inspector Guy Guiana says police are yet to confirm the identity of the deceased driver but believe he may have been at fault.
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Topics: endangered-and-protected-speciesbushfireroyal-commissionsnational-parksputty Posted April 28, Updated April 28, Farmers are finally starting to pick up the pieces from a devastating drought, but now those on the land say they have an even bigger issue as the wild dog problem strengthens. Topics: ruralagribusinessfarm-labourlivestock-welfarelivestocksheep-productionnational-parkspest-managementpestsbeef-cattlebushfiredogaberdeenwattle-flatcaperteelithgowbathurstputtynyngancullen-bullenmudgeebilpinarmidalemoonan-flatmoonan-brookguyrasconeowens-gaporangedubbo Posted December 07, Updated December 07, When five fires merge to create a monstrous inferno bigger than metropolitan Sydney there is no way resourcing can match the task at hand, and the Rural Fire Service says it must "expand its thinking".
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A massive bushfire in the Hunter Valley in New South Wales could burn for another month, as fire crews work on strategies to contain it.
Topics: firesbushfireputty Posted February 15, Updated February 16, Fire crews are working on strategies to contain a bushfire that has already burnt 7, hectares in Putty State Forest and Wollemi National Park in the Hunter Valley.
Topics: bushfireputty Posted February 14, Updated February 14, Strong westerly winds are fanning an out-of-control bushfire in Putty near Singleton, which has been downgraded to a watch and act but continues to threaten homes. Topics: disasters-and-accidentsbushfireputtynswsingleton Posted July 16, Updated July 18, A man spends the night in the Wollemi National Park, north-west of Sydney, after he became lost with his family and their three dogs during a bushwalk.
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Topics: accidentsluskintyreputtysingleton Posted January 23, Updated May 03, Attempts to control a large series of fires in the Wollemi National park are being complicated by the competing interests of affected landholders. Topics: bushfireviticultureequine-productionmuswellbrookputty Topics: firessingletonputty Posted March 14, Updated March 14, A plan to build a multi million dollar cathedral and monastery building in the Hunter Valley will be determined by a regional planning panel today.Police said the rider was involved in a single vehicle crash about 17 kilometres south of Milbrodale Road at about 3.
A queue of Sydney-bound traffic is stretching more than three kilometres along the M1 motorway after a motorcycle crash at Morisset.
Police said two motorcyclists were travelling south on the F3 freeway just before 3. One male rider rode over some road debris about three kilometres south of the Mandalong Road off ramp and fell from his motorcycle. Emergency services were called to the incident and the man was taken by ambulance to hospital with non-life threatening injuries. All southbound lanes have reopened but motorists have been advised to allow extra travel time and expect heavy traffic conditions and significant delays.
A Transport Management Centre spokeswoman said Putty Road was closed in both directions, around 17 kilometres south of Milbrodale Road. Home News Local News. A motorcyclist has died after a crash on Putty Road near Milbrodale.
Crime Scene investigators and Hunter Valley police are at the scene. Motorists have been advised to exercise caution and allow extra travel time. Traffic and Highway Patrol officers are investigating the incident. Emergency services are on site and traffic crews are attending.
Motorists have been advised to avoid the area. Southbound motorists are being diverted at Milbrodale Road. Northbound motorists are advised to use the M1 Pacific Motorway to continue northbound.WJZ — Two people were killed and another was injured in a two-vehicle crash in Baltimore County Thursday afternoon, police said.
The crash happened just after 3 p. Download it now! Police said the driver of a Buick Lacrosse was heading south on Ebenezer Road when she left the road, hit a Chevrolet Malibu and then crashed into an electric pole.
The driver, Shirley Ellsworth, 84, and a passenger, Leona Schleicher, 83, both of Bowleys Quarters, died at the scene. Police are still investigating. Anyone with information about the crash should call police at Baltimore News. The surprisingly solid Giants defense will look to slow a Cowboys passing game that leads the NFL in yards and completions. Weather Maps. Weather Blog: Hurricane Delta Easy weather and fun blogs this week, but as I mentioned yesterday it time to lace up the shoes and get down to it.
Baltimore City Recreation and Parks announced its fall plans for indoor and outdoor recreation programs beginning next week. No, we're not talking about hiking trails. The Chevrolet was parked and unoccupied at the time of the crash. More from Stetson Miller. Leave a Reply Cancel reply.About Windsor Road is closed in both directions and local diversions are in place. Motorists are advised to avoid the area. It follows four tragic days for motorcyclists in NSW with four riders killed, and five riders and a pillion injured in six separate motorcycle crashes.
I was almost got by a truck doing a very wide sudden turn from the centre of a three lane road. I knew better but he looked to be going straight as he was well in the centre lane and I could not see any indicators flashing until I was in the wrong place at the wrong time.
I ended up pushing into on of those barriers to miss being squished by barely a hair. Moral of the story is stay clear of trucks near intersections and everywhere else for that matter.
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PUTTY ROAD CLOSED FOLLOWING SERIOUS CRASH
Best Newsletter on the Planet Get the best motorbike news, rumors, deals and events each week.She now plans to offer free courses to riders when the FAFM trainers return to Sydney in October after their nationwide tour. Apparently a rider pulled over to enter the popular motorcycle cafe grounds and another rider in his pack clipped the rear of his bike and crashed. How could I? The post-crash chaos continued with riders wanting the crash victim to walk to the cafe instead of staying still and Kim says one rider even asked him if he wanted a beer.
Kim now wants to promote first-aid courses to the many riders who frequent her popular cafe. But when you love in the country you make sure you know what to do in case of accidents and snake bites etc. Kim says there have been a few accidents on the Putty Road in the five years since she established the cafe, but not as many as most people suggest. Kim built the cafe after the Half Way Roadhouse burnt down in so riders had somewhere to stop and rest on the km stretch through the national parks.
Grey Gum Cafe has since become a favourite stopover for riders and charity rides such as the Black Dog Ride. These courses are strongly supported by GGC. Make sure you know what to do if something goes wrong!!! We want to keep you all safe!
Two Killed, One Injured In Baltimore County Crash Thursday Afternoon
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