Wednesday, Feb. 5, was a rough day for Earl Cawthorne, of Medical Lake, Wash.
He was hauling a rental truck from Penske for his company, R Factor, based out of Spokane, Wash. Unfortunately he didn't read the height sign going into the Glasgow underpass at 9:05 a.m.
Cawthorne didn't immediately stop when he entered the underpass and the sound of the top ripping off the trailer could be heard at the First Community Bank, according to Lt. Brian Gault. He said that the trailer was probably near a foot taller than the underpass.
BNSF had to be called to the scene to inspect the underpass befo...