Truck jackknifed near M5 Motorway - Moorebank

Published: 23 Sep 2022 03:28pm

Fire and Rescue NSW (FRNSW) crews are attending a hazardous materials incident near the M5 Motorway at Moorebank, in Sydney's south-west.

A truck jack-knifed on Moorebank Avenue, near Helles Avenue, around 2.45pm, rupturing its diesel fuel tanks.

A large amount of diesel has spilled onto the roadway.

Fire crews from Busby and Revesby are at the scene, containing the leaking fuel, along with specialist Hazmat firefighters.

Police are diverting traffic around the affected area.

Updated: 23 Sep 2022 03:28pm

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Stations nearby

LIVERPOOL Fire Station

Anzac Road corner Delfin Drive, Moorebank NSW 2170

CABRAMATTA Fire Station

100 St Johns Rd, Cabramatta NSW 2166

REVESBY Fire Station

60 The River Road, Revesby NSW 2212