escape for van driver on Brean beach
driver of this van had a lucky escape on Brean beach this week
when he returned from a walk to find his vehicle surrounded by
van had been parked on the beach next to Brean Down and the driver
had wandered off without realising the incoming tide would reach
beach warden Dave Furber told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "The driver
had passed a sign to get onto the beach which warned about the
tides. He had a shock when he got back to his van and found the
sea lapping at the wheels."
he was just in time to drive the vehicle off the beach but, once
again, it serves as a warning about the danger of not checking
the tide times if you drive onto the beach."