VIDEO: Lorry driver blocks Grade I bridge after HGV fails to fit

A lorry driver was forced to reverse off a Grade I listed bridge after they realised their HGV would not fit. Video footage taken at the scene shows the lorry slowly reversing as it makes its way backwards off Radcot Bridge in Radcot Road. READ MORE: Film crew takes over Turl Street, Oxford

The historic stone bridge, which dates back to the 13th century, was certainly too small for the large lorry - prompting the driver to rethink their decision to try and cross it. As the driver reversed, several other motorists can be seen queuing up to cross the bridge. Watch the video below: 

- This story was written by Sophie Perry. She joined the team in 2021 as a digital reporter.

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