The scene of the crash

How a Blackpool taxi crashed into a comic book shop

A man has been arrested after a taxi drove over a roundabout and into a comic book shop in Blackpool.

The incident happened at around 5am today when the Ford Mondeo drove over a roundabout at the junction of Lytham Road and Waterloo Road before crashing into the Infinity Comics shop on Lytham Road. Here is what happened:

Travelling along Lytham Road, the Ford hits the roundabout at Waterloo Road.
Travelling along Lytham Road, the Ford hits the roundabout at Waterloo Road.
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After being airborne, the taxi hits lands on the pavement, causing scraping damage.
After being airborne, the taxi hits lands on the pavement, causing scraping damage.
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It then hits Infinity Comics on Lytham Road.
It then hits Infinity Comics on Lytham Road.
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Significant damage has been caused to to shop front's structure.
Significant damage has been caused to to shop front's structure.
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