PICTURED: Man drives into Chislehurst pond

The Vauxhall Zafira. Photo: Matthew Male

The Vauxhall Zafira. Photo: Matthew Male

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A man has driven his car into Chislehurst pond.

The incident happened on Saturday (March 29) at around 9am.

The only vehicle involved, a Vauxhall Zafira, left the road and ended up on its side in the pond. 

The driver, a 34 year old man, was taken to the Princess Royal Univeristy Hospital, Farnborough, suffering from a minor leg injury.

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1:03pm Tue 1 Apr 14

raytuck says...

Was he dipping his headlights?
Was he dipping his headlights? raytuck
  • Score: 16

2:29pm Tue 1 Apr 14

sarfflondonbird says...

Gone fishing!
Gone fishing! sarfflondonbird
  • Score: 17

8:55pm Tue 1 Apr 14

Bambi* says...

Oh dear that must of been Chelyabinsk taking excessively over exaggerated
evasive action again in getting out of those pesky LAS vehicles again.
Oh dear that must of been Chelyabinsk taking excessively over exaggerated evasive action again in getting out of those pesky LAS vehicles again. Bambi*
  • Score: -18

9:54pm Tue 1 Apr 14

Suttle182 says...

The driver took the bend too quickly and swerved to avoid another vehicle. I have been led to believe it was the driver of this vehicle who rescued the driver from the Zafira.
The driver took the bend too quickly and swerved to avoid another vehicle. I have been led to believe it was the driver of this vehicle who rescued the driver from the Zafira. Suttle182
  • Score: 12

10:00pm Tue 1 Apr 14

Harold_Monk says...

These 'Hand Car Wash' places are slacking these days...
These 'Hand Car Wash' places are slacking these days... Harold_Monk
  • Score: 8

1:12pm Wed 2 Apr 14

Spurious1974 says...

There goes his no claims bonus
There goes his no claims bonus Spurious1974
  • Score: 0

6:20am Fri 4 Apr 14

ISaidThis says...

Looks like he's flooded the engine.
Looks like he's flooded the engine. ISaidThis
  • Score: 0

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