Four men abandon vehicle and flee from Lynn Road, Wisbech after crashing car into telegraph line

PUBLISHED: 12:50 21 November 2016 | UPDATED: 12:50 21 November 2016

Car crashes into telephone line in Lynn Road, Wisbech.

Car crashes into telephone line in Lynn Road, Wisbech.

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Four men are believed to have abandoned their vehicle and fled from Lynn Road, Wisbech after a car crashed into a telegraph line.

Car crashes into telephone line in Lynn Road, Wisbech.Car crashes into telephone line in Lynn Road, Wisbech.

Police said: “We were called at around 11.30pm to a car that had hit a lamppost.

“UK Power Networks were called to carry out works on the pole and ensure it was safe.”

An eyewitness posted pictures of the crash on the Facebook page Wisbech Discussion Forum at around 11.41pm on Saturday.

“The road was re-opened at 3.15am on Sunday.


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