A lorry driver had to be rescued when his vehicle became trapped under a bridge in Lochwinnoch. It happened on a road near Newton...

A lorry driver had to be rescued when his vehicle became trapped under a bridge in Lochwinnoch.

It happened on a road near Newton of Barr when his vehicle became stuck last Thursday (7th May 2015) morning.

The incident caused structural damage to the bridge, on the A760 road, and it was a few hours later before the lorry was removed causing problems with local traffic.

The driver of the lorry has been reported for a traffic offence.