But before he had gone very far he overtook a motor lorry that had broken down.
The object hit was a motor lorry conveying ammunition up to the guns.
It was a motor lorry of about five tons capacity, a heavy thing, travelling slowly.
Almost the only thing I passed was a motor lorry, going the same way I was.
That day the Battalion went by motor lorry to billets in Péronne, where four days were spent.
So critical was the position for some days that that motor lorry was never off duty night or day.
A motor lorry filled with churns of milk passes on its way to drop its consignment at Wool railway siding.
I was wanted to take ten officers at once and to jump into a motor lorry, and go with a party of 30 others to the trenches.
One of our cars skidded into a ditch, but the motor lorry pulled it out.
There was, for example, the Austrian sentry whom I could see below, leaning against a motor lorry.