The driver of this car was lucky escape without injuries after ending up in a roadside ditch at the weekend.

The silver Daewoo Matiz was being driven along New Road towards East Huntspill when its male driver lost control.

A local resident told Burnham-On-Sea.com: “The accident happened on Saturday night – a young driver from Highbridge was driving and hit a fence and then went off the road into the ditch. He go out of the car unhurt but was a bit shaken.”

Police were called and put up ‘crime scene’ tape near to the vehicle. Anyone who witnessed the incident should call 101.

The car was awaiting to be recovered after the weekend crash

The car struck this fence before ending up in the ditch

Police have put tape around the scene