Runaway car blocks busy Carshalton junction after owner forgets handbrake

Sutton Guardian: The driver had forgotten to put their handbrake on The driver had forgotten to put their handbrake on

A runaway car rolled down a hill and blocked traffic after its owner forgot to put the handbrake on.

Police had to move the car after it rolled down a slope and ended up in the middle of the junction of Hill Road and Banstead Road in Carshalton Beeches shortly after 8am.

Officers moved the car to the side of the road and secured it with a tree. The car was not damaged but it is not known if its owner has realised what happened.

The incident caused short delays to traffic.


TODAY'S TOP STORIES

JOIN US ON FACEBOOK

 

Comments (1)

Please log in to enable comment sorting

2:09pm Fri 4 Apr 14

Michael Pantlin says...

"Secured it with a tree", must have come from Special Branch.
"Secured it with a tree", must have come from Special Branch. Michael Pantlin
  • Score: 19

Comments are closed on this article.

click2find

About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree