Truck hauling 40K pounds of beef slams into Goodlettsville railroad bridge


GOODLETTSVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — A stretch of road in Goodlettsville was shut down Saturday morning after a truck hauling 40,000 pounds of beef slammed into a railroad bridge.

The crash happened just before 3:30 a.m. on East Cedar Street between Church and Cartwright streets.

According to police, the truck driver did not realize there was a 12-foot clearance and slammed into the bridge.

Goodlettsville railroad crash
(Photo: Maura Sirianni/WKRN)

Trains were still able to drive over the bridge but cars were unable to pass.

This is a developing story. Stay with News 2 and for updates.

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