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    MikeO4O8 wrote:
    Not sure if I have the correct road here but if it's the I go down, I ASSUME the lorry would have been in the 3rd lane (it might be a motorway I am thinking of) and I believe it's illegal for trucks and lorries to be in that lane.
    No, I'm afraid that you do have the wrong road. The A40 at Monmouth is a dual carriageway with two lanes southbound, and two north. The nearest motorway is the M50, some 12 miles away."
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Driver rescued after lorry crashes down embankment in Monmouth

Driver rescued after lorry crashes down embankment

Driver rescued after lorry crashes down embankment

First published in News
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A LORRY driver was cut free from his cab after his vehicle came off the road and fell 12 feet down an embankment in Monmouth last night.

The 44-year-old man was taken to Nevill Hall Hospital for treatment after his articulated lorry left the A40 at around 10.20pm.

Crews from Malpas and Monmouth used hydraulic cutting equipment to free the driver.

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