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Truck rolls down hill & crashes into fence in EE

March 4th, 2017 | Tags: Accident truck damages no injuries East End
The 'runaway' truck came to a halt after slamming into a fence yesterday, March 3, 2017. Photo: Provided
EAST END, Tortola, VI- A truck and a fence received damages but more importantly no one was hurt when a truck rolled down a hill onto a public road in East End yesterday, March 3, 2017.

According to reports reaching this news site, the incident occurred just before 1:00 PM when the driver of the truck allegedly forgot to pull up the hand brake and the truck rolled forward and down a hill.

The vehicle crashed into a fence and blocked a major part of the road, forcing motorists to squeeze to the side of the road to pass.

No one was reportedly injured.

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