Oversized Load Hits, Damages SR 14 Overpass
July 7, 2022 4:05PM PDT
VANCOUVER, Wash. — The overpass on State Route 14 eastbound at Lieser Road was damaged in a crash on Thursday afternoon.
Washington State Patrol says a truck with an oversized load transporting a wind turbine struck the bottom of the overpass around 12:30pm.
The driver failed to do a pre-trip safety check or lower the height of the trailer.
Five cars were damaged by falling concrete debris. No injuries were reported.
🚨EB SR 14 TRAVELERS🚨
Oversized load struck the Lieser Road overpass. Right lane is blocked while crews remove debris and inspect the structure. Expect delays through the area. #vanwa pic.twitter.com/6NElYV58vJ
— WSDOT SW (@wsdot_sw) July 7, 2022