Haul truck wreaks havoc on loading bin

A STRUCTURAL support for one of a New South Wales open cut mine’s loading bins has been twisted after a haul truck ran into it.

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The barrier was not effective in preventing a collision by the haul truck..

A worker incorrectly aligned the truck with the approach guides resulting in the rear wheels hitting the tyre barriers. This caused the truck to pivot and the headboard to hit the support column.