Sat nav puts lorry on a road to nowhere

PUBLISHED: 11:13 15 October 2012

A Colyton resident watches in dismay as a giant lorry gets stuck in the narrow streets

A Colyton resident watches in dismay as a giant lorry gets stuck in the narrow streets

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Juggernaut shudders to a halt as it tries to negotiate Colyton’s narrow streets

A lorry driver’s sat nav got him in a jam when he it apparently tried to route him through the centre of Colyton last week.

The Stan Robinson juggernaut got wedged along Vicarage Street as householders looked on in dismay.

They warned the driver that continuing along the narrowing streets would almost certainly see the giant lorry become completely trapped.

In the end the driver agreed - and skilfully managed to reverse his giant vehicle back out of the centre.


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