Shock discovery at highway rest stop
A TRUCK driver was found dead at the Yelgun rest area on the Pacific Highway this afternoon.
Tweed-Byron police were called to the area at 12.40pm where they discovered the deceased man, understood to be in his 50s, in a heavy vehicle.
Police suspect the man died of a heart attack.
Detectives were on the scene for a number of hours before concluding their investigations.
The death is not being treated as suspicious and a report will be prepared for the coroner.