A truck driver has been caught dumping 150 litres of fuel on the side of the road.

A truck driver has been caught dumping 150 litres of fuel on the side of the road.

RUMOUR CONFIRMED: Ever filled up your car with the wrong fuel? Don't do what this truck driver did.

A man was caught in the act dumping 150 litres of fuel on the side of the road after incorrectly filling his truck up with petrol instead of diesel.

Police were called to Napoleon Road in Lysterfield on Tuesday night where the man was questioned.

The clean-up took almost three hours.

Investigations continue.

Source: 3AW