Mont-Blanc Tunnel: Heavy vehicle loses wheel


On 28 January 2020, around 7.30 pm, a heavy vehicle lost a wheel before coming to a stop.

The vehicle was travelling in the Mont-Blanc Tunnel, from Italy to France.

Fortunately, the driver was not injured in the incident.

The tunnel was closed to traffic during the intervention.

Le Dauphine

Italian toll Plaza for Mont Blanc Tunnel in the winter, photo source
Mont-Blanc Tunnel French entrance
Italian toll Plaza for Mont Blanc Tunnel, by Lynn Rainard, licensed under CC BY-SA 2.0, found on
Mont Blanc Tunnel French side, by Kristoferb, licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0, found on

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