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Soft Texas verge

A truck transporting a Rough Terrain crane overturned in Victoria, Texas – south west of Houston - on Tuesday after the driver pulled over onto the grass verge.
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The verge proved too soft for this load

The crane was carrying a Grove RT980 when the driver pulled over to update his log book, when the ground sank under the trailer’s wheels causing the whole rig to overturn. The driver was taken to hospital with back problems.
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The recovery gets underway