What a mess! 55,000 lb of beer splatter on Florida highway
on 22/05/12 at 10:15 amBooze News
WKMG reports that bottles of Heineken and Amstel Light shattered in the northbound lanes the highway, causing a shutdown at 4 a.m. It took crews about seven hours to clear the broken glass and brew.
“Cleaning up beer, it’s kind of really smelly, you know what I mean?” worker Twain Williams told the TV station.
According to the report, the beer truck driver, 46-year-old Marcos Martinez, of Miami, said a tractor-trailer swerved in front of him, making him lose control. Troopers said there were no skid marks on the road and that charges are pending.