Teamwork Necessary to Safely Remove Truck Hanging from Bridge

It took firefighters, tow truck and crane operators several hours of precision work until an iconic image of Sunday’s storm – a tractor-trailer dangling from N.C. Highway 147 in Durham – was safely delivered to the ground. The truck, owned by HAGOS Trucking LLC out of Texas, was contracted for Amazon deliveries and was headed westbound to a warehouse Sunday around 5:30 p.m. when the driver lost control and slid off the bridge.

Author: Mike Jackson