THIS is the second an Arsenal soccer star veered throughout the highway sparking a three-car smash yesterday simply yards from the membership’
THIS is the second an Arsenal soccer star veered throughout the highway sparking a three-car smash yesterday simply yards from the membership’s coaching floor.
Dominic Thompson, 18, was driving within the Hertfordshire countryside when the horror smash befell at round 8.50am yesterday.
Dominic Thompson, 18, was driving within the Hertfordshire countryside when the incident occurred[/caption]
Dashcam footage obtained by The Solar On-line exhibits his black Mercedes drift in direction of the center of the highway whereas one other automobile – a Citroen C4 – in the other way comes not far away.
They collide, with a 3rd automobile then being smashed into because of this.
The lady driving the third automobile, who has requested to not be named, described her horror after being pressured to assist the trapped Citreon driver out of his badly-damaged car.
Police have been referred to as to the scene on Coursers Highway, London Colney, by a passerby however a prison investigation has not been launched.
In the meantime, the lady claims that as she battled to free the person, Thompson, a left-back, “simply stood there staring into his cellphone”.
Chatting with The Solar On-line, she stated: “You may clearly see within the sprint cam footage that he drifts onto the opposite aspect of the highway. As the opposite driver comes not far away they collide.
“I bought out of my automobile, and he was all in his Arsenal gear with an Arsenal backpack. The automobile he smashed into first was actually broken and the motive force was trapped, so a passerby referred to as the police and I fought to get the automobile door open.
“He simply stood there staring into his cellphone. He stated that he had been making an attempt to keep away from driving over a pink piece of plastic within the highway however it’s clear he was distracted so far as I can see.”
A sufferer of the smash stated: ‘He didn’t make an apology, and stated that he had been making an attempt to keep away from driving over a pink piece of within the highway however it’s clear he was distracted so far as I can see.’[/caption]
When contacted by The Solar On-line, each Arsenal and Thompson declined to remark.
Final month Thompson was one in every of 9 outfield gamers from Arsenal’s Underneath-23s squad that boss Unai Emery took to a Europa League recreation in opposition to FC Vorskla.
Hertfordshire Police confirmed that no arrests have been made and a prison investigation has not been launched.
A spokeswoman stated: “Police have been referred to as at 9am on Friday to studies of a three-vehicle collision blocking Coursers Highway in London Colney.
“The highway needed to be closed whereas a black Mercedes and black Citroen C4 have been recovered.
Final month Thompson was one in every of 9 outfield gamers from Arsenal’s Underneath-23s squad that boss Unai Emery took to a Europa League recreation in opposition to FC Vorskla[/caption]
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“The opposite car concerned was a blue Vauxhall Zafira. Herts Highways have been knowledgeable about oil on the highway on account of the collision. The highway was reopened simply earlier than 10.30am.”
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