Bridge Hit Iowa 35 closed

Discussion in 'Trucking Accidents' started by Danocheese, Apr 30, 2013.

  1. lovesthedrive

    lovesthedrive The Confuzeled

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    Untrained contractor. Left the boom up on his backhoe. Wonder if he has learned anything from this yet, other than a hefty fee for bridge damage.
     
  2. Big Don

    Big Don "Old Fart"

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    Well that's gonna cost somebody some big bucks! I'd hate to be in their shoes.:biggrin_25513:
     
  3. Marksteven

    Marksteven Road Train Member

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    Wow, that dude did some heavy damage.
     
  4. teflondave

    teflondave Light Load Member

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    ooohhhh....someone's in troubllleee....
     
  5. blanco

    blanco Road Train Member

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    expensive!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
     
  6. losttrucker

    losttrucker Road Train Member

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    I bet it was a seasoned vet who had moved that machinery a thousand times and the one time he didnt check...BAM:biggrin_25523:
     
  7. CondoCruiser

    CondoCruiser The Legend

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    That was one big backhoe in the photos! :)


    They are in the construction business. They can fix it! A little duct tape, a little plaster and nobody will even know, lol.
     
  8. BossOutlaw88

    BossOutlaw88 Road Train Member

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    Can you say millions of dollars of damage? And possible jail time for public endangerment.

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  9. Giggles the Original

    Giggles the Original Road Train Member

    obviously didnt check the height of his load.....
     
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