Lorry hits low bridge

18th May 2011'A lorry crashed into the railway bridge on Doncaster Road,  Ackworth' PICTURE: MATTHEW PAGE
18th May 2011'A lorry crashed into the railway bridge on Doncaster Road, Ackworth' PICTURE: MATTHEW PAGE

The HGV was travelling toward Doncaster when it hit the low bridge, on the A638, at 8.05am.

Police, the fire service and the British Transport Police attended the scene to direct traffic and recover the vehicle.

An ambulance crew also attended the scene but no-one was injured. The road was closed for several hours.