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Trucker fined $5K for heavy house

Still faces Wheeler County charges

A Kansas trucker received hefty fines for an overweight load in Holt County after leaving the scene of an Aug. 10 traffic crash site in another county.

A Nebraska State Patrol carrier enforcement officer cited Robert A. Bradfield, 46, of Clay Center, Kansas, for offenses including two counts of overweight single axle/group of axles - actual weights of 33,100 and 36,000 pounds (legal weight allowed on each – 20,000 pounds); one count of having no law enforcement escort; and a count over capacity plates - actual weight, 105,250 pounds on plates allowing 87,000 pounds.

The officer indicated Bradf...


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