Olympic bus hits tree

People on a Torch Relay bus got more than what they bargained for after an encounter with a low lying tree. This amusing video shows how passengers dived for cover as they brushed past the tree in Fareham.

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Tree-mendous: Olympic bus has brush with branch

With so much planning for the Torch Relay, who would have thought the convoy would be undone by a low lying tree. As Lloyds TSB's Olympic Bus passed through Fareham over the weekend, staff on the top deck had to dive for cover after it hit a branch, before a big piece snapped off on top of the bus

It's uncertain whether the relay organisers will take a 'root and branch' review of the incident. Take a look at this amusing video.

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  • Olympic bus hits tree

    People on a Torch Relay bus were in disbe-leaf after an encounter with a low lying tree. A viewer's video shows passengers diving for cover.