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TODAY   |  November 14, 2013

Truck smashes into tunnel roof

An Australian truck driver is learning the hard way to keep his eyes on the road. When he bent over to pick up his glasses, he hit a control that activated the truck’s tipping mechanism, causing the raised container to slam into the roof of a Sydney tunnel.

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>>> an australian truck driver learned to keep his eyes on the road. the driver was bending down to pick up his glasses when he accidentally knocked the scrolls and knocked the lighting mechanism. the race container slammed into the roof of the sidney tunnel. the incident snarled traffic there as you can imagine for hours and caused extensive damage to the tunnel. fortunately, though, in all of that, no one