‘What is the world coming to?’: Shock as car ploughs into apartments at Butlins

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Residents have taken to social media in shock after a Ford Focus ploughed into apartments at the Butlins holiday park in Ingoldmells.

The incident happened at around 10.15pm on Wednesday, June 14, with one onlooker who pictured the aftermath claiming that the driver had deliberately crashed into the apartment block.

This has not been confirmed by Lincolnshire Police who are continuing to investigate the crash.

Thankfully, no-one was injured.

Photo: Sara Aleagha

Sara Aleagha, who witnessed the event, posted on Facebook: “Sad times we live in!

“Some piece of s*** just ran his car on purpose through the middle of Butlins holiday park apartments where kids were playing only half hour ago and straight into the flats next to us into the bottom bedroom.

“What is the world coming to?”

A spokesperson for Lincolnshire Police said: “This is incident 508 of June 14 and involves a Ford Focus that struck an apartment block around 10.15pm last night.

“There were no injuries and no serious structural damage caused.

“The investigation is ongoing.”

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