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Dublin: 5 °C Tuesday 18 February, 2020

Lorry tries to make it under low bridge: Doesn't make it

The incident happend this morning in Portarlington, Co Laois.

SOMETIMES GETTING YOUR day started can be a real struggle.

And it appears that was the case this morning for a lorry driver who collided with a low- hanging railway bridge making his/her lorry shed its load into the road.

The picture of the incident was taken this morning by a motorist on the Canal Road in Portarlington, Co Laois.

Tweet by @Richard Garry Source: Richard Garry/Twitter

Gardaí have confirmed that there is a diversion in place on the road while its cargo is moved to another lorry.

The incident is not believed to have caused any structural damage to the railway bridge.

Thanks to Jack Garry (photo credit) and Richard Garry for sending this photo our way. 

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