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South Coast - RFS tanker rolls..injures 6 crew

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Six RFS crew have been hospitalised after an RFS tanker rolled on our South Coast.

Police say just before 11pm yesterday, an RFS tanker was travelling north on the Princes Highway at Mogo, when it left the road and rolled down an embankment. All six crew members were able to get out of the truck, they were treated at the scene by NSW Ambulance Paramedics, before being taken to hospital for treatment to non-life-threatening injuries, including neck pain, back pain and lacerations, the driver has undertaken mandatory blood and alcohol testing.

Inquiries are continuing, anyone with info or dashcam footage should contact South Coast police or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

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