Truck strikes railroad bridge in St. Louis

4 years 11 months 3 weeks ago Monday, June 01 2015 Jun 1, 2015 Monday, June 01, 2015 12:01:00 PM CDT June 01, 2015 in News
By: The Associated Press

ST. LOUIS (AP) - Inspectors were examining a railroad bridge near downtown St. Louis Monday morning after the bridge was struck by a tractor-trailer.

The accident happened Monday morning at Seventh and Gratiot, not far from Busch Stadium. The truck was carrying a boom lift that was apparently too tall to pass under the bridge, marked 13 feet, 5 inches.

No one was hurt and it wasn't immediately clear if the truck driver would face charges.

The bridge was shut down after the accident.

 

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