Man with his leg in a cast hobbled away from dramatic Sheffield crash

A man with a pot on his leg was caught on camera hobbling away from an overturned car after a crash in Sheffield.

Thursday, 24th June 2021, 11:39 am

He was driving a Peugeot which ran out of control and landed on its side on Bernard Road, near Hyde Park, yesterday.

When officers arrived they found a set of crutches at the crash scene.

South Yorkshire Police said: “Think the driver must have thought he was doing laps on the Nurburgring with the skid marks he left on the road.

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Police officers were called out to deal with a collision on Bernard Road, Sheffield, yesterday
Police officers were called out to deal with a collision on Bernard Road, Sheffield, yesterday

“Then out he climbed and off he ran trying to flag down motorists to give him a lift.

“We were a little curious as to why there were two hospital crutches in the car but after a quick check of some camera footage all was revealed as we watched him hobbling away with a pot on his leg.”

Anyone with information should call South Yorkshire Police on 101.

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