Emergency services called to truck fire near Leeton

A truck driver was lucky to escape his burning vehicle near Euroley early on Thursday. The man, who was not injured, was driving a B double when it caught alight about 5.10am. 

Rural Fire Service crews from Yanco, Gillenbah and Euroley all attended, as well as Fire and Rescue from Narrandera. 

The blaze, which heavily damaged the cabin and trailer took about an hour to control. 

Police were also on the scene, but the cause of the fire is unknown at this stage.