Dump truck crashes through Quincy parking garage roof

  • This image from aerial video shows a dump truck that fell through the roof of a parking garage Wednesday. WCVB-TV

Associated Press
Published: 8/21/2019 11:39:10 PM
Modified: 8/21/2019 11:38:59 PM

QUINCY — Officials say a dump truck fell through the roof of a multilevel parking garage in Massachusetts.

The truck’s driver had entered a parking garage in Quincy and was trying to make a U-turn on its top level Wednesday morning when the weight of the vehicle caused a collapse. The driver said he’d entered the garage after following directions on a GPS app.

The Quincy Police Department tweeted photos showing the dump truck’s rear crashing through the parking deck.

The truck was filled with gravel that spilled out onto a lower level of the garage.

No injuries were reported. An investigation is ongoing.


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