Trucker hits bridge in NY

Discussion in 'Trucking Accidents' started by Winkjr, May 16, 2014.

  1. n3ss

    n3ss Heavy Load Member

    Nov 4, 2013
    Out of curiosity, what would happen if he stopped before that last bridge? would they have to stop traffic at some point to tow him out of there?
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  3. moosc

    moosc Road Train Member

    Mar 5, 2009
    Lincolnton NC
    Most likely yes. If your to tall to go underneath then they won't let you go. Maybe not tow but could b long way to back up.
  4. snowlauncher

    snowlauncher Road Train Member

    Mar 28, 2014
    Southeastern ID
    Worse came to worse cops would block up traffic and he would be towed or turn around or back up. He would probably get cited for something and given proper directions. But there is really no excuse for this drivers level of inattentivness. As a driver you HAVE to be aware of ALL surroundings at all times. Up, down, left, right, front, back. AND FRICKIN' READ ALL ROAD SIGNAGE!!!
    sdaniel and moosc Thank this.
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