A trailer has broken free from a truck and is blocking the westbound lane of Toongarra Rd, Wulkuraka in Ipswich. Photo credit: Facebook
A trailer has broken free from a truck and is blocking the westbound lane of Toongarra Rd, Wulkuraka in Ipswich. Photo credit: Facebook

Semi-trailer blocking traffic on Ipswich road

DRIVERS have had to dodge an unexpected obstacle on a busy thoroughfare, after the trailer of a truck came loose and detached in an inner city Ipswich suburb.

The trailer was reported to have separated from the truck about 9.20am, blocking part of Toongarra Rd, Wulkuraka.

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The westbound lane is blocked to traffic.

A Queensland Police Service spokeswoman said police had marked the trailer as a hazard.

"It's a fairly big one by the look of it, a semi-trailer," the spokeswoman said.

Police officers are conducting traffic control.

 

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