He ignores the pilot car and finds himself facing the oversize load on a bridge
Oversize loads are vehicles with very large loads that can sometimes be surprising. The driving of these machines requires experienced and skilled drivers. Many obstacles can be encountered. The route followed by these convoys requires particularly thorough preparation.
Fortunately, once on the road, the drivers are not alone! They are often accompanied by vehicles equipped with flashing lights warning other road users. To ensure that everything runs as safely as possible as quickly as possible, it is therefore necessary to move away from, or even stop as soon as you see these pilot cars.
Unfortunately, this rule is not accepted by all motorists. Not respecting this can cause serious inconvenience. This is the experience of a motorist in Agassiz, Canada. The latter did not stop despite the obvious presence of a Dodge Ram pilot car announcing the oversize load and then headed to a bridge.
The person was surprised to meet the convoy that took the entire width of the structure. There was no other choice. The driver had to reverse several hundred metres and lose the time he thought he was saving. No collision, just a few bad words in the video filmed by another motorist who was waiting patiently...