Timber lorry strikes goalposts at overhead power line crossing point - March 2018

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Timber lorry strikes goalposts at overhead power line crossing point - March 2018

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A timber lorry operator was hauling dry chip wood and sat the crane on top of the load. The timber lorry crane smashed and brought down both sets of goalposts, before and after the overhead power line crossing point. He did not stop or report it.

The operator endangered the lives of subsequent timber lorry drivers, his colleagues and friends, by not stopping and reporting the damage he caused to the goalposts, which are specifically set up to protect them.

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