Driver Of Truck Stuck Under Footbridge On George Walker Bush Highway Arrested
The Police have arrested the driver of a truck that tried to manoeuvre under the Hong Kong footbridge on the George Bush highway despite exceeding the height limit with its cargo. Truck which was then heading towards the Tema, got stuck under the footbridge and police say efforts are underway to remove the tuck. Photos from
the scene show part of the cargo on the truck has made contact with the bottom of the footbridge. According to the Police, MTTD personnel from the Odorkor are at the scene, directing traffic. Also, the Greater Accra Regional Maintenance Manager of the Ghana Highways Authority is at the scene to support the police with on the spot
investigations. In Ghana, the vehicles are also allowed a maximum height of four metres above the road surface, while an axle load of 11.5 tonnes is allowed per single axle.