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Huge trailer parked at rest stop

A huge trailer is parked in the Hell’s Half Acre Rest Area on Interstate 15 between Idaho Falls and Blackfoot

Idaho State Police say the trailer, owned by a Texas company, was ordered to stop there because it is too large for the highway.

The trailer contains an oil rig has been there for a couple of weeks. The rig itself weighs 212,000 pounds, according to the manufacturer’s website,

ISP said the Idaho Transportation Department is working with the company to get the proper permits and move it along while investigating how it made it this far.

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