38 C
Australia
Sunday, November 29, 2020

Uber driver crashes into front yard of home at Balmain

Must Read

Pauline Hanson’s family law claims slapped down

Pauline Hanson has made explosive claims to a family law inquiry, which have been dismissed by the Attorney-General’s Department as simplistic.Pauline Hanson says...

Australia climate: Excessive heatwave to brush the nation

Australians will swelter via 40C temperatures this weekend as a fiery heatwave is ready to smash a number of elements of the nation.An...
Uber driver crashes into front yard of home at Balmain

A FAMILY was given a rude shock this morning after an Uber driver ran a rental car into the front yard of their home in Sydney’s Inner West.

About 1am, emergency services were called to the corner Jubilee Pl and Darling St, Balmain, after reports of a car crashing into a home causing structural damage.

2

The driver had let one of his passengers out and was performing a three-point turn on Jubilee Pl, when he slipped his gear into drive instead of reverse, causing the car to scoot up the gutter, through a white picket fence and wedging into the foundations of a balcony.

The homeowners had just turned off the television to go to bed when they heard the noise.

“We were watching the Grand Prix when we heard a huge bang, “the man said. “ I spent all day in the garden too.”

3

A woman who lived in the second-story flat of the compromised balcony said the noise woke her and her partner up, but they didn’t realise it was so close.

“We came out to see what was going on and looked out,” she said. “Then I looked down and there was a car in the front lawn.”

Firefighters removed debris and carefully extricated the car before tidying up the scene.

No one was hurt in the incident.

4

Online Source: news.com.au

- Advertisement -

Latest News

Sydney hearth: Northmead dwelling on hearth after sizzling climate

Households have been evacuated and a minimum of one house is alight in western Sydney after a hearth alert was issued for the...

Fraser Island blaze: fireys struggle to guard vacationer drawcards

A hearth on Queensland’s Fraser Island has burned by way of 40 per cent of the world heritage-listed website.Firefighters are warning that climate...

Susan Shaw: Vic Police, son enchantment over lacking lady

This Victorian mum was noticed by police in vivid pink boots strolling down the centre of the street in the course of the...

China commerce: Simon Birmingham declines to China of ‘financial coercion’

Australia has threatened to take motion towards China after it slapped a harsh penalty on us final week. However there’s one key query...

Coronavirus SA: Flinders College college students informed to quarantine

A significant campus has been added to the regarding Adelaide cluster that continues so as to add new infections.Well being authorities have issued...