Man drives Mercedes sedan into Sunway Mentari McDonald's outlet


PETALING JAYA: A man accidentally drove his Mercedes sedan into the glass front of a McDonald’s outlet in Sunway Mentari here, yesterday.

No one was hurt in the 6am incident, but the fast food restaurant’s front door, part of its wall and a window panel were destroyed.

The front portion of the luxury car was also damaged.

The 40-year-old driver had stopped by to purchase his breakfast and accidentally drove forward instead. NSTP pic.

The accident is believed to have occurred when the 40-year-old driver, who had stopped by to purchase his breakfast, accidentally drove forward instead of reversing when leaving his parking spot.

The front portion of the luxury car was also damaged. NSTP pic.

“We conducted a breathalyser test on the driver, who is a manager, but the result was negative for alcohol.

The damaged glass door at the McDonald’s outlet in Sunway Mentari. NSTP pic.

“The management of the restaurant made a police report on the incident, and a traffic summons was issued to the driver under Rule 10 LN 166/59 for careless driving resulting in an accident,” Selangor Traffic Enforcement and Investigation Department chief Superintendent Azman Shariat said in a statement. © New Straits Times Press (M) Bhd