Bus roof ripped off by low bridge

A bus has hit the railway bridge at Portchester station in Hampshire this morning. The top of the bus was shorn off as the bus was driven underneath.

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  1. Andrew Pate

Latest on rail bridge crash - a report from the scene

The roof of a double decker bus was ripped off this morning after it was driven under a railway bridge at Portchester station in Hampshire.

There were no passengers on board, and no injuries have been reported. The recovery operation took some time resulting in disruption to road and rail travellers in the area. Andrew Pate sent this report from the scene. The interviewee is Paul Coates from Hampshire Fire & Rescue Service.

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