A dad has called on the law to be changed after his daughter was killed as she waited for help next to her broken down car.
Sarah Frazer knew she was in danger and called her father panicking about what to do.
She had nowhere safe to stand after leaving her stranded car and called dad Peter to tell him dozens of huge trucks were passing her "just centimetres away".
Peter was in a work meeting so instead of getting to speak to him, she left a message on his voicemail.
But as he frantically called her back, she was already dead.
He told Yahoo News in Australia: "She was highly distressed, she physically couldn’t get off that road. She was actually trapped."
Ms Frazer was just 23 and died alongside the tow-truck driver who had arrived to help.
A passing truck smashed into them and killed them both.
Sarah's sister was the first to know of her fate after spotting her car on the news when a helicopter camera showed footage of the wreck.
Since her death her family have launched a campaign in her name – SARAH (Safer Australian Roads And Highways).
It aims to do two things.
Firstly to make sure all highways in the country are built with emergency lanes – so drivers, passenger and emergency personnel are not in danger.
Secondly was to get other drivers to slow down and move over when they see a broken down vehicle.
Three months after Sarah’s death, they had submitted a petition of 23,000 signatures calling for the NSW government to make significant changes to the National Road Rules and for the introduction of a Sarah’s Law – also known as ‘Slow Down, Move Over’
More than 1,200 people die and 38,000 are seriously injured on Australian roads.
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