Driver Peter Lafferty faced dangerous driving charge over water truck rollover caught on CCTV

By Peter Brewer
Updated March 6 2022 - 11:51pm, first published 11:30pm
In-cabin video of the water truck rollover in Tuggeranong

The case of water truck driver Peter Lafferty and his close shave with serious injury in a truck crash has served as a dramatic example of how inattention to speed advisory signs and distracted driving in a heavy vehicle can have major consequences.



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