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

image: 
Italian toll Plaza for Mont Blanc Tunnel in the winter, photo source @tunnelmb.net
Mont-Blanc Tunnel French entrance
Italian toll Plaza for Mont Blanc Tunnel, by Lynn Rainard, licensed under CC BY-SA 2.0, found on https://www.flickr.com
Mont Blanc Tunnel French side, by Kristoferb, licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0, found on https://commons.wikimedia.org

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