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Boat On The Road: Bizarre Accident Blocks Dutch Highway

  • by: Maarten Schenk

The Dutch A9 highway between Diemen (near Amsterdam) and Alkmaar was blocked for some time this morning because there was a boat on the road. According to reports in Dutch media it fell from a trailer and blocked two lanes.

Soon there was a 6 km (almost 4 miles) traffic jam and delays up to one hour while the boat was being towed away:

And here we thought the Dutch were really good at keeping roadways and waterways separate.

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