One ’ell of a lesson: learner driver smashes three aircraft … in reverse

2012-12-13 00:00

GEORGE — A lesson in reverse parking in Oudtshoorn became a horror smash that took out three aircraft in the Klein Karoo town late on Tuesday.

The learner driver was busy learning how to reverse-park when she presumably stamped on the accelerator pedal instead of the brake pedal and — panicking — continued to accelerate in reverse right through the corrugated steel sheeting lining the walls of an airplane hangar. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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