Coles truck catches fire after collision on QLD highway

It's believed the truck was carrying a load of lettuce.

Video transcript

- The two vehicles collided on the Bruce Highway last night. And it's understood the car was pinned under the Coles truck for nearly a kilometer before both of them caught fire. The truck driver stopped and raced to pull a 20-year-old woman from the wreckage with the help of a witness.

- He dragged her for at least 700 to 800 meters before pulling over because he didn't realize that he had anything behind him.

- Both drivers escaped injury. The flames have since been extinguished.

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