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LOOK: Truck clips foot bridge; cargo crashes along C-3

By: - Reporter / @KHallareINQ
/ 01:38 PM May 11, 2019
LOOK: Truck clips foot bridge; cargo crashes along C-3

Image: Courtesy of Vic Thor

MANILA, Philippines — A trailer truck hauling several tall metal pipes caused traffic jam on Saturday as its cargo clipped the edge of a foot bridge along Talakitok Street, C-3 Road in Manila.

Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) Spokesperson Celine Pialago said that the trailer truck accidentally hit a foot bridge, causing its cargo to fall.

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Pialago added that the incident affected the traffic flow near Mabini Avenue to Rizal Avenue, 5th Avenue at 9 a.m.

She added that a mini van also got caught in the accident.

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Netizen Vic Thor was able to take a photo of the situation.

LOOK: Truck clips foot bridge; cargo crashes along C-3

Image: Courtesy of Vic Thor

According to Pialago, all affected roads are now passable to motorists as of 11:24 a.m. after the obstructions have already been cleared. (Editor: Jonathan P. Vicente)

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