Truck Flips Over After Avoiding Car on Highway Near Cooma

New South Wales police released footage showing a truck spinning out of control and flipping over off a highway near Cooma on June 24, after it avoided a car that had carried out a narrow overtaking maneuver.

The dashcam footage shows a white vehicle crossing lanes, forcing the truck driver to swerve off the highway to avoid collision. The white vehicle does not stop as the truck flips over into a ditch beside the road.

NSW police said the incident occurred on the Monaro highway near Chakola, approximately 20 kilometers north of Cooma. Police officers found the truck on its side in a ditch beside the highway.

The driver of the truck was treated for a head injury at the scene. NSW police are seeking more information about the driver of the white vehicle. Credit: NSW Police Force via Storyful