Truck crash near Berrima

BOTH north-bound lanes of the Hume Highway are expected to be closed until about 1pm after a truck crash near Berrima this morning.

Police said the semi-trailer hit a concrete pylon before the trailer disconnected from the cab and travelled down an embankment at about 5.30am today (March 14).

A crane is being taken to the site to retrieve the trailer.

Traffic is being diverted through Berrima while the highway is closed.