18 Mar 2009

Child killed, four injured in crash near Hamilton

6:37 pm on 18 March 2009

A child has been killed and four people injured in a collision between a truck and trailer unit and a four-wheel-drive near Hamilton.

The crash happened on State Highway 39 on Wednesday afternoon.

It is understood three of the injured people were from the same family as the dead child, while the fourth person is the driver of the truck.