Truck carrying turbine for Vermont pr...

Truck carrying turbine for Vermont project tips over

There are 7 comments on the BurlingtonFreePress.com story from Jul 20, 2012, titled Truck carrying turbine for Vermont project tips over. In it, BurlingtonFreePress.com reports that:

ORLEANS -- A tractor-trailer carrying wind turbine equipment for the Kingdom Community Wind project in Lowell has tipped over on Interstate 91.

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jonp

Lillington, NC

#1 Jul 22, 2012
this is what is called "failure to properly secure a load" which is what the cop says as he is writing the largest ticket you have ever seen.
nek121328

Lake Memphremagog, VT

#2 Jul 23, 2012
No citations from VSP or DMV. The loads were secure.
jonp

Rougemont, NC

#3 Aug 5, 2012
how could there be no ticket when the truck was in the median?
nek121328

Lake Memphremagog, VT

#4 Aug 6, 2012
Traffic cone placement has been called into question by DMV. Not enough travel width for the truck and trailer.
jonp

Rougemont, NC

#5 Aug 6, 2012
can you point to a story about this for me or expand on your comment a little? Cones placed by lonestar to do...? or by the State or Police? thx
Ron B

Peru, VT

#6 Aug 7, 2012
The cones were set up by a paving contractor on I91.
jonp

Rougemont, NC

#7 Aug 8, 2012
ok, so the contractor placed cones on the interstate for the paving and the lonestar driver tried to negotiate them and failed? I wish someone in the media had said that. The only stories that I saw made it sound like the driver caught and edge and the improperly secured blade just fell off.

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