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Range Rovers destroyed as truck hits low bridge

By Tristan Tancredi, 25 Oct 2018 News

Range Rovers destroyed truck hits bridge news

Range Rover roofs ripped off as truck hits underside of railway bridge.

IF YOU reckon you’re having a bad day at work, think again.

A truck driver has slammed the top tier of their car transporter into the underside of a railway bridge in Perth, Scotland, and, in doing so, ripped the roofs off three Range Rovers and a Jaguar F Pace. Ouch.

According to the The Courier, the accident – said to cause tens of thousands of pounds worth of damage – forced train and road traffic to a standstill. Two of the vehicles have since been written off.

The Courier also reports that this bridge “has been struck by heavy-good vehicles several times in recent years”, which reminds us of a little bridge closer to home in Southbank, Victoria. The Montague Street Bridge is notorious for claiming the topside of trucks and vans, and there’s even a website set up with a counter for the number of days since the bridge has been hit – check it out here: howmanydayssincemontaguestreetbridgehasbeenhit.com

So the next time your computer freezes or there’s no coffee in the kitchen, think about the poor sod from Scotland. They’re going to have a fun time explaining this one to their boss…