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#43514 - 03/16/09 01:13 AM Bus Stuck on the Haipin?
jdw Offline

Registered: 03/25/01
Posts: 219
Loc: Connecticut
Early Sunday afternoon a bus going downhill was stuck on the hairpin for at least an hour. It looked like it took the turn too tight, made about 2/3rds of the turn, and was stopped with its front end blocking a substantial part of the uphill lane.

Does anyone know exactly why it was stuck? Did the front/back end dig in?



#43519 - 03/16/09 01:57 PM Re: Bus Stuck on the Haipin? [Re: jdw]
dalguard Offline

Registered: 03/22/00
Posts: 1515
Loc: CT
We saw the traffic jam from the top of the Nears but couldn't see what was causing it. If that was an hour-long traffic jam, then that road sure doesn't get much traffic.

#43524 - 03/16/09 06:28 PM Re: Bus Stuck on the Haipin? [Re: dalguard]
Terrie Offline

Registered: 06/14/04
Posts: 247
A bus got stuck like that during the height of the season this fall..... Quite the backlog of traffic(past the steel bridge).
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