Pensioner crashes into Traffic refuge island minutes before school home time February 5th, 2016 jmr jmr Latest News Shares Comments Photo: Ovington Drive, Kew, Southport A Pensioner crashed into Traffic refuge island only minutes before Kew Woods Primary school was about leave for home. The emergency services were called to Ovington Drive shortly after 2.20pm today following a report of an RTC, Friday February 5 2016. Police arrived within minutes to find a Toyota lodged up on the traffic refuge island. It would appear that the driver did not see it coming. The diver appeared not to injured and fortunately no one was on the traffic refuge island at the time. A witness said: “I heard an almighty smash, looked up to see the car blocking the carriageway, it’s a good job this didn’t happen a few minutes later otherwise it could have ended in tragedy”. Police officers made area safe and diverted traffic around the scene whilst waiting for the car to be recovered. Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07581350321 Email [email protected] Facebook www.facebook.com/otsnews.co.uk Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Breaking local news as it happens, searchable archives with photographs, the ability to instantly comment on news articles – there are so many advantages to OTS (Onthespot) News. If you want your news read locally online then send it to [email protected]– relying only on the newspaper is to restrict yourself to an ever reducing audience. Related Comments comments!