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Car Crash TV

A shaken family told of their terror when a car ploughed through the wall into their sitting room while they were watching TV.

Manfred Koller, 71 - from Stade, Germany - says he heard a tremendous crack as the wall gave way just feet behind him as he sat on the sofa with his wife and two grandchildren.

"I thought it was some sort of sound effect from the TV but then I jumped round and saw the car half in my house. It's better than 3D," he said.

Police later arrested a 22-year-old man for suspected drink driving and fleeing the scene of an accident.

German Herald





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