This is the terrifying moment a classic car crashed in front of shocked holidaymakers in Gzira.
Dramatic footage caught on CCTV shows a 1970s Jensen-Healey heading at speed along The Strand before spinning out of control and slamming into two parked cars in a burst of dust and smoke.
Eyewitnesses said it was lucky the accident didn’t happen on the other side of the road, which is lined by pavement cafés serving breakfast to tourists.
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Publiée par 89.7 Bay sur Jeudi 11 octobre 2018
Police confirmed the convertible was being driven by a 28-year-old man from St Julian’s.
The motorist escaped with minor cuts and bruises but failed a roadside breath test and was arrested on suspicion of drink driving.
Malta Today said that one of the car’s front wheels was sent flying off the car as a result of the impact, which happened at around 9.10am on Thursday.
One eyewitness said: ‘It’s a miracle no one was killed.’
— MaltaToday (@maltatoday) October 11, 2018