tow truck

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Synonyms for tow truck

a truck equipped to hoist and pull wrecked cars (or to remove cars from no-parking zones)

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The bus, which had been struck by a breakdown lorry in a crash in Longwood, eventually stopped when it hit a wall.
PEMBROKESHIRE: Thirteen people were taken to hospital with minor injuries after their minibus collided with a breakdown lorry on Friday night near Kilgetty.
Rumi suffered with indifference the indignity of a tow by a breakdown lorry and the curiosity of 100 sightseers.
A MASSIVE seven-mile tailback of traffic built up along the A55 last night after a crash involving a breakdown lorry, which was carrying a car.
If Sarah Boyack can't rev up any enthusiasm for Scottishness, someone should send a breakdown lorry to tow her away.