Truckie killed in tree smash

A DRIVER has been killed in crash near Holbrook this morning.

A truck crashed into a tree and rolled near the Annandayle Road and Jingellic Road intersection, east of Holbrook about 9.20am.

The male driver died at the scene.

Jingellic Road has been closed in both directions between Holbrook and the Linden Roth Drive.

Northbound motorists can use Jingellic Road, Linden Roth Drive and Tumbarumba Road as an alternative

Southbound motorists can use the Hume Highway, Woomargama Way and Tunnel Road.

Police are still at the scene. It is not yet known where the driver is from.