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VIDEO: ‘Explosion’ of pizzas on major US motorway blocks traffic

ARKANSAS: A major US motorway in Arkansas was blocked following 18-wheel truck carrying the frozen pizzas slid and crashed on the thoroughfare.

The truck carrying the frozen pizzas was sliced open as it passed under a bridge on Wednesday, sending the meals tumbling into the road near Little Rock, Arkansas.

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Around 1,000 of the pizza, which were DiGiorno and Tombstone brands, blocked the entire westbound carriageway of the major interstate road.

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The road, part of a major link between Dallas and Memphis, was shut for four hours as recovery trucks were seen scooping up the pizza.

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Even as the pizzas were collected up, the road appeared to be smeared with tomato and cheese.



A spokesman for the state’s Department of Transportation office, Danny Straessle, said the bridge only had “cosmetic damage”.



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