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Dock breaks free, slams into bridge in Gaston Co.

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GASTON COUNTY, NC (WBTV) -

Cleanup is underway in Gaston County after a dock broke free from its restraints and crashed into a bridge over South Fork.

The dock, which has an upper deck and a boat attached, broke free and slammed into the Lower Armstrong Bridge,

This is just south of Belmont over the South Fork of the Catawba River.

The dock was floating south, towards South Carolina, when it hit the bridge.

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