Salford News
Road blocked as bus smashes into Eccles railway bridge

By Tom Rodgers
Picture by Mike Burgess

Green Lane in Patricroft was blocked this morning after an Arriva bus drove into a low railway bridge.
Police were called to the scene at 7am today, Wednesday 27 May, after the bus careered into the 18ft bridge near Patricroft railway station.

The vehicle was driving from Monton towards Patricroft when it struck the bridge.

The impact ripped the front of the roof from the bus and smashed windows on the top deck.

Luckily the bus was out of ...
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