Rig hauling forklift damages Wis. bridge, sends concrete flying

05/28/2013 | WITI-TV (Milwaukee) · WTMJ-TV (Milwaukee)

A flatbed tractor-trailer carrying a "telescoping forklift with a 30-foot boom arm" hit an overpass on U.S. Highway 45 in Wauwatosa, Wis., on Tuesday. Concrete chunks from the overpass damaged three cars and caused a shutdown of the road for several hours. "There was some rebar that is exposed certainly we’re going to want to get back in there and put a patch over that to make sure that the steel remains strong," said Michael Pyritz of the state Department of Transportation.

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