Car crashes into houses

A car crashed into two houses after the driver accidentally pressed the accelerator instead of the brake.

Tuesday, 25th October 2016, 4:58 pm
Updated Wednesday, 16th November 2016, 5:15 pm
Brookdale Road, Hindley (Google Streetview)

No one was injured but the occupants of the two semi-detached homes on Brookdale Road, Hindley, will have to stay elsewhere while the damage is fixed.

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The incident happened at around 3.50pm today, Tuesday. Firefighters attended to ensure everyone was safe before the building inspector arrived.

A fire service spokesman said: “It was just an accident, the driver hit the accelerator instead of the break. No one was injured.”