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Steaming to a Halt .. Vehicle Crashes in Purbeck!


11:34am 13th May 2013
(Updated 11:35am 13th May 2013)

Pedestrians and cars have had a lucky escape at Corfe Castle after a 6 tonne Steam Roller crashed into a pub.

The accident happened during the Dorset Beer Festival where loads of steam vehicles were on display around the Purbeck Village.

Dorset Police told us the roller took the brunt of the damage when it hit the Bankes Arms Pub.

The incident caused some roads delays as the road was closed while the vehicle was recovered recovery took place.


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