Big truck gets stuck under trestle
The top of a tractor-trailer got wedged underneath the train trestle that crosses W. 6th Ave. on Monday at around 9 a.m. No one was injured, and the incident will not cause any significant traffic delays. The maximum clearance for trucks passing under the trestle is 13 feet and 5 inches, but it is posted on the east-facing side of the trestle and not on the west-facing side. The truck was coming from the west and a driver new to the area could possibly be unaware of the height limit until it is too late.
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