Man 73 crashes Porsche 911 through wall

first_imgNicole Rose, 44, who lives in nearby Lexden Road, said “I was just going into town with my friend when I said, ‘That looks like the back end of a car’.”It went straight through and was hanging off the end.”The police had cordoned off the area but there was no ambulance or fire service there.”Just a lot of men working out how they were going to move it.” A 73-year-old driver crashed his Porsche through a car park wall and on to a footpath below.Essex Police said nobody was injured in Thursday’s incident in Colchester, and that the man was reported for careless driving.The Porsche 911 Targa 4S was left resting on its bonnet and almost vertical following the crash in Crouch Street.Roads policing Sergeant Colin Shead tweeted photographs of the incident and said the driver will be offered a fitness to drive course and the DVLA notified. The badly-damaged car, estimated to be worth more than £50,000, was hoisted away by a crane. pic.twitter.com/occBPE5ZHv— Colin Shead 📱+ 🚘 = ❌ (@SgtColinShead) April 5, 2018center_img A 73 year old male has been reported for careless driving following this RTC in Crouch Street #Colchester earlier this evening. Thankfully neither the driver or anyone else was injured. The driver will be offered a Fitness to Drive course & the DVLA notified. Photos by PC Turner. pic.twitter.com/B1nZpDWsYW— Colin Shead 📱+ 🚘 = ❌ (@SgtColinShead) April 5, 2018 Want the best of The Telegraph direct to your email and WhatsApp? Sign up to our free twice-daily  Front Page newsletter and new  audio briefings.last_img read more