Taxi smashes through railings and left hanging over back yard in Whitby's Fishburn Park

A taxi smashed through railings and was left hanging over the backyard of a flat in Whitby.

Monday, 26th April 2021, 9:17 am
Updated Monday, 26th April 2021, 9:20 am

Firefighters from Whitby and Lythe were called to Park Terrace at its junction with Fishburn Road at 3.31pm on Friday to stabilise the vehicle after the accident.

They said the car had left the road, crashed through some railings and was left teetering over the backyard of a basement flat.

One of the car's passengers had to be helped out by firefighers.

Firefighters were called to the incident on Fishburn Park.

The driver and another passenger were already out by the time crews arrived.