Crash, boom, bang in Cape streets
This Peugeot was supposedly safely parked when it was struck from behind. Cape Town - It was main road madness in Green Point and Sea Point overnight as three separate collisions destroyed four cars, two shop fronts, two sidewalk bollards and two lampposts. The first smash happened about 4.40pm on Wednesday on the corner of Beach Road and Marine Drive, when a BMW slammed into a lamppost, bringing it down and blocking traffic at the start of peak hour.
Hardly an hour had passed before another motorist lost control and smashed into the rear end of a parked vehicle, sending it into another lamppost. For the superstitious who believe that bad things happen in threes, the collisions might very well mean there won’t soon be another crash on Victoria Road in the foreseeable future, and the owners of one of the shops damaged in the chaos certainly hope so.... Read the full, comprehensive news article and discuss at Cape ArgusSimilar Stories