Truck Torn Apart by Kansas City's Infamous Independence Avenue Bridge

Footage released by police in Kansas City, Missouri, on January 12 shows a truck driver unsuccessfully attempting to drive under a low bridge, known to frequently clash with trucks.

“Apparently, the Independence Avenue Bridge gives flat tops. Everyone is safe, especially the bridge,” Kansas City Missouri Police Department wrote in a Facebook post accompanying video that shows the top of a box truck being ripped off by the bridge.

Citing multiple incidents at the infamous bridge, KCTV5 reported that it was one of the most visited spots for emergency responders, “as trucks just keep driving into” it. Credit: Kansas City Missouri Police Department via Storyful

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