Tunnel Damaged by Truck

acton tunnel

Source: Abc.net.au

The consequences of a truck accident has resulted in $260,000 worth of damage to the Acton Tunnel recently, excluding the cost of future repairs.

Roads ACT reportedly had to spend the large sum on emergency works after a truck crashed into the tunnel.

The truck which caused the chaos was transporting an excavator when it smashed into the tunnel, resulting in a 2 day long closure.

The tunnel has been temporarily repaired as authorities consider how to repair the tunnel properly.

The driver and operator have not been penalised.

Read more: http://www.canberratimes.com.au/act-news/truck-crash-upshot-quick-fix-to-acton-tunnel-260000-before-repairs-begin-20151113-gkytpo.html#ixzz3ungCCfqF