Bridge that was hit 25 times in a year involved in major new incident


Britain’s most bashed bridge lived up to its unenviable title this week after an HGV smashed into the structure and closed part of the A5. Watling Street Bridge near Hinckley in Leicestershire was named as the most-struck rail bridge in the country last year after Network Rail recorded 25 collisions in just 12 months. On Tuesday (27 April) at around 4.25am police received a report from a member of the public of a lorry having struck the bridge again. The […]