Truck accidentally smashes St Albans city station frontage

The remains of the glass canopy. Credit: Teresa Walshe

The remains of the glass canopy. Credit: Teresa Walshe - Credit: Archant

A delivery truck smashed the glass frontage of St Albans city station, leaving glass littering the pavement.

The canopy with the panel missing. Credit: Teresa Walshe

The canopy with the panel missing. Credit: Teresa Walshe - Credit: Archant

The driver reversed into the glass canopy over the entrance to the station at 12.15pm on Wednesday.

Thankfully, nobody was hurt in the incident, and the busy commuters could still enter and exit the station.

The shattered remains of the canopy were cordoned off by Thameslink staff.