Scaffolder stranded after HGV smashes into pub scaffolding

A West Midlands street was brought to a standstill yesterday after a lorry smashed into a scaffold while being erected on a pub leaving a scaffolder stranded on the top lift. The heavy goods vehicle came in contact with the scaffold at around 11am outside The Castle pub in Willenhall, Walsall in the West Midlands. Local media suggested the lorry was turning...

Box Van Gets Caught Under Scaffolding in Devon

A box van became trapped under some scaffolding on a street in Holsworthy, Devon on Sunday, May 27. The Holsworthy Post reports that the Mercedes box van became trapped under scaffolding, which had been erected whilst work on a building in a local street was carried out. No vehicles could pass so the police and fire services attended along with a team...