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Truck transporting cement blocks rolls into culvert on Fort Hill

February 16th, 2017 | Tags: Accident cement truck Fort Hill no injuries
The truck that had a slight mishap on Fort Hill today, February 16, 2017. Photo: Team of Reporters
FORT HILL, Tortola, VI- A truck laden with cement blocks encountered difficulties while climbing Fort Hill on the main island of Tortola earlier today, February 16, 2017.

According to reports reaching this news site, the truck was reversing down the hill when one of its wheels fell into an open culvert at the side of the road.

The vehicle did not receive any damages and none of the blocks fell off the truck.

According to reports, the truck driver was quick to direct traffic until a lifter came to the rescue.

No one was reportedly injured.

According to the truck driver, he was eventually able to have a successful delivery of his blocks.

19 Responses to “Truck transporting cement blocks rolls into culvert on Fort Hill”

  • Leap Year (16/02/2017, 15:08) Like (6) Dislike (6) Reply
    What is going on?
  • Xxx (16/02/2017, 15:22) Like (4) Dislike (3) Reply
    Seem like a bad luck day
  • Positive. (16/02/2017, 15:52) Like (22) Dislike (1) Reply
    When you have life, it's a wonderful day and that shows you are bless. THINGS happen.
  • wow (16/02/2017, 16:01) Like (11) Dislike (2) Reply
    Too much sauce!

    Truck looks like it had too much weight. They lucky as hell with that steep ass hill.
    • jah know (20/02/2017, 12:42) Like (0) Dislike (0) Reply
      I saw it that day when it was about to go up the hill...The truck has the power to get up, Im sure its a CAT engine in those big GMC...It clearly said it was reversing when it went into the hole...maybe the driver didn't or couldn't see the hole. I hate driving up there around the corners and having to be careful of going down into one of them
  • Mike (16/02/2017, 16:45) Like (9) Dislike (15) Reply
    Need to learn how to drive loaded truck
  • 25/8 (16/02/2017, 17:01) Like (12) Dislike (3) Reply
    Can't keep a good man down.
  • SMH (16/02/2017, 18:48) Like (15) Dislike (2) Reply
    What more there is to learn!? The truck was backing down the hill when one of the wheels went down in a culvert. Any vehicle go down in those could never drive out. Common sense make it worst look at the position the truck is in and not even 1 block dropped off and still negavity! Instead of thanking jah causing it not to be worst ppl busy talking fart like chickens running around without heads!
  • Spragga (16/02/2017, 19:42) Like (4) Dislike (1) Reply
    I could tell ya
  • Mechanic (17/02/2017, 00:48) Like (7) Dislike (0) Reply
    Musa is the man. Good job
  • driver (17/02/2017, 04:14) Like (7) Dislike (7) Reply
    If he could drive why he backing down the hill. He would be in the proper select and keep going. We all know that you don't play with loads on a hill but everybody play dem driving truck but learning in the process. It takes a skilled truckman to pull a stunt like that WITH confidence. Does he even have the appropriate licence. Just thought I'd ask. They all don't but if TOP COP pull them over and point that discrepancy out to them they vex and call it HARASSMENT. Jah guidance and respect that it turned out safe though.
    • SMH (17/02/2017, 16:22) Like (2) Dislike (0) Reply
      Some of you people only come on news to talk BS....so i just thought i'd ask....its called reversing- how do you know where and to whom the person was delivering the blocks. The darn roads are messed up all over..
      Who ever the driver was, good job- you didn't hurt yourself nor anyone and completed your delivery just fine.
  • up town (21/02/2017, 20:21) Like (0) Dislike (0) Reply
    There are plenty of unforeseen problems that will arise on these bad roads


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