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Another collision proves that not even safety mechanisms will stop Montague St Bridge

Written by
Meg Crawford

Lulled into a false sense of security by the installation of the safety gantries (flaps, if you will) on the Montague Street bridge in South Melbourne, we didn't think it would be claiming any more victims, but we were wrong.

At 11am this morning, a truck driver threw caution to the wind, wedging his or her vehicle under the bridge.

Days since a truck hit the bridge: back to zero. This bridge doesn't even need a troll – it is the troll.

Time to revisit the song...

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