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A van became wedged underneath a railway bridge this afternoon (21) after misjudging the height clearance.

The incident took place at 12.45pm in Bridge Road, Ely, (A142) and caused the road to be closed in both directions.

A Cambridgeshire Police spokeswoman said: “We were called at 12.49pm after a large vehicle tried to go under the railway bridge but got stuck and blocked the road.

“It was a white Vauxhall Movano van. Police are at the scene.”

Police have alerted Network Rail.

via Cambridge News | Latest News Headlines From Cambridge City & Cambridgeshire | National News By Cambridge News | Van blocks road after getting stuck under bridge.

Fark had a great byline on this: “Hello? Yeah, I’m on my way. I’m just coming into some place called, erm… ‘Warning Low Bridge’. Jeez, these English villages have really weird nam-“

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Written by edparnell

November 22, 2011 at 9:27 am

Posted in Dumb

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