Truck fire closes highway

POLICE are seeking information or dash cam footage of a truck accident at Fernbank in Fernbank on Thursday.

It is believed a truck was travelling along Princes Highway when the driver lost control about 6.40am.

The truck hit a centre barrier and caught fire before emergency services responded and extinguished the flames.

The driver, a 66-year-old Hoppers Crossing man, sustained minor injuries and was treated on scene.

Police are investigating and urge anyone with information or footage to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential report on www.crimestoppersvic.com.au.