Anton Levisen Triumph (47) was on his way home from work on highway 92 at Jergul in Karasjok in Finnmark on Tuesday when he spotted something big lying in the road.
- I sat and drove in my car on the way home from work, and ahead of me I spotted a large kumring of concrete lying in the middle of the road, " says the 47-year-old to the Newspaper.
A truck had lost part of its load in the 80-zone.Luck that it went well
the Triumph stopped the car immediately when he saw what lay in the road. He sat on the nødblinken and went out of the car, and set out a warning triangle.
There were two kumringer of concrete that had fallen off the truck, one was fairly harmless to the outside of the road, but the other had ended up in the middle of the one road, he says to Dagbladet.Tunnels on the west coast closed after steinras
- Betongblokken was around a meter in diameter and I was told that it could weigh around 800 kilograms.
Triumph tells us that he met the truck just before he saw betongblokkene.
the Driver of the truck had most likely lost the load without noticing it.
He tell that one only can imagine what had happened if betongblokken had hit a car.
It was only luck that it went so well, " he says.
It was iFinnmark who first publicized the case.Praised by police
Police in the county of Finnmark went on Tuesday evening and praised the 47-year-old.
the Police want to say a BIG THANK you to the man who stopped and took the responsibility in the situation, they wrote on Twitter Tuesday night.- The hail stone. I stand on the brake and all of a sudden it ragnarok
They describe what the man did and the roses also the patience of his. Anton went namely not from the place.
He waited patiently as it took some time before the VTS (Vegtrafikksentralen. red.anm.) came and got cleared the road. Thank you so much, they wrote on Twitter.
47-year-old tells that it is nice to get praise of police, but that he is first and foremost glad that it went well. That he himself is a bus driver is enough of a factor that played into when he stopped to direct the traffic. And even if one road was open as he waited on the public roads administration, was in fact the passage on the rather narrow and at one event went almost wrong.
- It came with a trailer with very great speed as the brushed against fingers betongblokken. This could have gone very wrong, but fortunately it went fine.