Famous Low-Clearance Bridge Takes Out Another Victim

  03/30/2018


The “11 Foot 8 Bridge” in Durham, North Carolina is famous for shaving the tops off trucks and trailers. Some even know it as “The Can Opener”. And this military truck carrying over $200,000 worth of weapons was its latest victim.

So many vehicles have had issues that a web cam has been installed to watch over the bridge. The Drive reports since 2008, 130 vehicles have hit the bridge after ignoring the posted clearance warnings. The military truck was lucky since it had a tarp covering but who knows how the stuff survived. Have you seen the infamous bridge? Check out more victims of the bridge here!
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