Road closed after HGV takes wrong turn and hits bridge

A road has been closed after a HGV took the wrong route from the motorway and damaged a bridge say police.

Thursday, 15th December 2016, 5:56 am
Updated Thursday, 15th December 2016, 11:22 am
The road remains closed following the accident

The HGV hit the bridge on Crescent Drive in Hest Bank yesterday afternoon (14 December).

Two large stone sections from the bridge were pushed onto the path below that runs by Lancaster Canal.

The road remains closed in both directions this morning following the accident.

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The road remains closed following the accident

Drivers have been advised to take alternative routes.

The road remains closed following the accident
The road remains closed following the accident
The road remains closed following the accident