Dump Truck Crashed Into A Quebec Highway Overpass This Morning

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Dump Truck Crashed Into A Quebec Highway Overpass This Morning

The police of Quebec City tweeted out a photo this morning of a scene one doesn't see very often: a truck stuck under a bridge.

It appears that no one was injured, which means that we can laugh about this a little bit. The truck's mobile box, which must have been slightly raised, caught on the bridge.

The accident happened on the boulevard of the Versant-Nord, on viaduc Henri IV in the early hours of the morning. The road has since been reopened.

TL;DR A truck got caught on a bridge, in an accident that you don't see everyday. The boulevard du Versant-Nort was briefly closed, but has since reopened. No one appears to have been injured, and engineers have concluded that the bridge remains structurally sound.

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The Service de Police de la Ville de Québec tweeted this out around 5:00 a.m Wednesday morning:

#ACCIDENT#CIRCULATION | Camion sur Versant-Nord en direction est a accroché le viaduc d’Henri-IV | Versant-Nord fermé entre de Lestres et Chanoine-Scott | Ingénieurs sur place pour évaluer la structure pic.twitter.com/tVj2sVwup5

February 20, 2019

The road was blocked between the avenues  Lestres and Chanoine-Scott for close to three hours.

This allowed mechanics to move the truck. Engineers were also on the scene to determine wether or not the structure had suffered any damage.

#CIRCULATION | Situation de retour à la normale sur Versant-Nord | Ingénieurs ont analysé la structure | Camion délogé de sa position

February 20, 2019

That's something you don't see everyday...

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