escape for Burnham-On-Sea hotel couple as 4x4 crashes
Burnham-On-Sea couple was lucky to avoid injury after their 4x4
slammed into this wall in the centre of Burnham-On-Sea on Sunday
morning (February 10th).
and Dee Lloyd, who run Burnham's Victoria Hotel, were travelling
along Oxford Street in their Shogun 4x4 when it crashed into the
wall in Oxford Street, pictured, sending stones flying over a
footpath and pavement.
believe a technical fault with the vehicle is to blame for the
collision, which left them shaken, but otherwise unhurt.
told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "We'd just driven into Oxford Street
to head out of Burnham for the day when our rear break stuck,
causing the vehicle to spin into the wall."
no body was hurt, just shaken up. I called the police and they
vehicle has been badly damaged even though we weren't going very
fast - it all seemed to happen in slow motion. The wall will get
repaired by our insurance company."
police spokesman told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "Police were called
to a single vehicle collision in Oxford Street at 10.10am where
a Shogun had collided with a wall. The driver of the vehicle was
breath tested and there was a negative result."
County Council's highways team cleared away the debris and cordoned
off the area.
The damage in Burnham's Oxford Street after the crash