re: 11Foot8 bridge crash compilation (Posted on 10/11/13 at 8:24 am to sicboy)
quote: What does that do to the integrity of the bridge?
quote: So frequently do trucks crash into the 11-foot-8 clearance trestle, that the railroad company installed a crash beam in front of it. This massive steel I-beam bears the brunt of the impact, protecting the structure that supports this fairly busy railroad track. Believe it or not – they already had to replace the beam once!