A RIVERLANDER has warned fellow drivers increased safety measures would be needed to avoid “fatal” accidents if B-triple vehicles were permitted to travel on local roads.
MONTHS of “costly” delays at Riverland bridges may soon come to an end if road workers meet their July target – an unlikely feat, according to a local freight manager.
RIVERLAND drivers will see “massive benefits” from a joint-government plan to upgrade regional and strategic roads across South Australia.
A RIVERLAND man died at the scene of a head-on collision involving a truck near Blanchetown on Friday.
POLICE have defended a traffic detour that caused lengthy and allegedly “dangerous” delays for motorists on Friday following a fatal crash near Blanchetown that claimed the life of a Riverland man.
A BERRI man’s death following a crash near Waikerie last week has prompted a local council to raise concerns about delays to upgrades on the Sturt Highway.
A LOCAL transport operator says “driver error” is to blame for two truck rollovers occurring within a week of each other at the same highway intersection near Berri.
A LOXTON resident has offered a “simple solution” to avoid further delays at the Kingston-On-Murray Bridge during the upcoming peak Easter holiday period.