Wednesday, 19. June 2013 - 16:06
20. 03. 12. - 08:00
Astonished traffic cops did a TRIPLE-take when they saw these three trucks weaving down a highway in Laian, Anhui province, central China, as the thrifty owner tried to save money on drivers and toll fees.
Cargo firm boss Sun Lin had just picked up the flat bed lorries but didn't want to pay out on hiring two extra drivers to get them home.
So he had them loaded piggy-back style one on top of each other and then tried to manoeuvre the moving traffic pile up more than 100 miles to his trucking yard.
"I wasn't going to pay three sets of tolls or for more drivers so I got the seller to use a crane to load them on top of each other.
"They were perfectly safe until the police interfered," moaned Sun, who was fined 500 GBP for having a dangerous load.
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