UPDATED: Bin Lorries Crash In Dorchester Now Cleared
3:23pm 14th January 2015
(Updated 8:36am 15th January 2015)
A bin lorry and road sweeper crashed into each other yesterday, blocking off part of Poundbury Road in Dorchester.
The incident which happened near the Dorchester C Company Six Rifles, has now been cleared.
A Dorset Waste Partnership spokesperson said:
"We have responded to a collision on Poundbury Road, Dorchester, between a road sweeper vehicle and a refuse collection lorry. The sweeper was travelling from the nearby depot while the lorry was returning to it when it appears they collided on a narrow stretch of road. No one was injured. We are awaiting recovery before the road can be re-opened. We will investigate the cause of the collision including footage from the on-board CCTV."
An investigation is underway into what caused the accident.