Miraculous escape for Peterborough motorist as railing pierces car narrowly missing child seat and driver

A woman had a very lucky escape after crashing her car into a railing which pierced the cabin narrowly missing a child seat and steering wheel.

Wednesday, 23rd May 2018, 12:25 pm
Updated Friday, 8th June 2018, 8:43 am
The railing pierced the cabin of the Renault.

The crash, involving a red Renault Megane, took place this morning, Monday May 21 at 10.20am in Gunthorpe Ridings near The Harrier pub.

The car crashed through a section of fencing before hitting a piece of railing, which pierced a rear window, missed a child seat, and travelled through the centre of the steering wheel, narrowly missing the driver, exiting through the windscreen.

Nobody was injured in the crash.

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The railing pierced the cabin of the Renault.
The railing pierced the cabin of the Renault.