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Truck Fast

Kathryn Quinn

Trucker Pawel Tomaszew, 34, caused a massive traffic tailback when he took a low bridge too quickly - and trapped his tipper lorry for five hours.

The driver hit a bump, triggering his tipper mechanism, jamming the truck's load carrying section in the tunnel roof.

"One minute I was driving under the bridge, the next I was looking straight up at it. My face was about two feet away from the top. It was a bit hair-raising," admitted Tomaszew.

Police spokeswoman Katarzyna Wroclawska from Swiebodzin, Poland, said: "When fire and police crews arrived they didn’t realise the driver was still in his cab.

"The tunnel and road were closed for some time while we tried to free the truck."




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