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Sep 06, 2019

Another Day, Another Bridge Hit by Vehicle

long branch bridge train overpass Eastbourne ave

On Friday, Sept. 6 around 7 am, a truck struck the railroad overpass on Eastbourne Avenue in Long Branch.

The overpass features a sign stating vehicles more than 7’1″ are not equipped to drive underneath.

No one was injured in the accident.

Long Branch Police quickly arrived on scene to assist pedestrians and students who were on their way to school and work.

Also this morning, a truck hit a bridge in Red Bank. On August 13, a truck hit the Laurel Ave. bridge in Holmdel.