Shocking moment Impatient driver races down the wrong side of the street on the sidewalk trying to outbid the traffic
- The dashcam material shows the silver convertible curb Renault Megane
- Car speeds along residential street in Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham
- Oncoming vehicles continue to drive towards it – just avoid a collision
Was an impatient driver Racing recklessly in front of the camera on a sidewalk on the wrong side of the street to overtake stationary traffic.
Dashcam footage shows the silver Renault Megane convertible mounted on the curb in Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham.
The car races down the sidewalk, although the stream of oncoming vehicles is only a few centimeters away.
In the clip recorded by the minibus driver Thomas Davies on October 8th, the traffic crawls along a residential street Graduation time.
But seconds later, the reckless Renault driver appears in the frame when he is installing the curb on the wrong side of the road.
The driver, who seems to be in a hurry, turns on his indicator on the right and crosses the driveways of several houses.
Oncoming vehicles continue to drive towards the car – thus avoiding a head-on collision.
Dashcam footage shows the silver Renault Megane convertible mounted on the curb in Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham
The driver eventually gets off the sidewalk while making another turn in front of the traffic to get back on the right lane.
The shocked driver Thomas says: “Yo! Oh my God. Are you kidding me? & # 39; how he witnessed the dangerous maneuver.
Thomas said earlier today, “I was in slow traffic when I looked in my mirror and saw a car turn onto the sidewalk.
“I thought it might have been a resident who drove a bit down the sidewalk to get to their driveway, but I was wrong.
The driver, who seems to be in a hurry, speeds down the sidewalk, even though the stream of oncoming vehicles is only a few centimeters away
The driver eventually gets off the sidewalk while turning in front of oncoming traffic to get back into the correct lane
To my great disbelief, I moved slowly in traffic until it came into view of the camera.
The driver continued to drive on the sidewalk at high speed and then back on the wrong side of the street to get closer to the traffic light in front of an unsuspecting driver.
He added, "I've seen some terrible rides but that really shocked me."
Thomas has since shared his clip on Facebook, which generated dozens of comments from viewers slamming the driver.
One said: & # 39; Totally b *** end. What if a child leaves one of the driveways? «
Another simply wrote: "Maniac."
A third commented: "Wow didn't see that coming, so happy that no one stepped out of a driveway."
And another shocking viewer added, "When I watch these videos, I can usually guess what is going to happen, not this time."
One man even asked Thomas to send the clip to the police and wrote, “This is definitely one for the police, 100 percent dangerous driving.
"A kid could have gone out and he wouldn't have a chance to stop, totally w *****."