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VIDEO: Car Caught Driving With 15-Foot Tree In Grill

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Published at 10:01am 8th March 2016.

American police have shared the moment they spotted a man driving with a 15-foot tree in the grill of his car.

Officers in Roselle, Illinois shared this bizarre footage on their Facebook page, warning drivers of the effect drink driving can have. 

The police claimed that an officer had witnessed the car driving with a 15-foot tree embedded in the front grill of the car. Once the driver was stopped, the officer notices that the airbags had been deployed.

The whole situation resulted in the driver being arrested for Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol. 

The Roselle police shared on Facebook: "Yet another reason why you should not drink and drive!"

A few weeks ago, a Roselle police officer saw a car driving southbound on Roselle Road with a 15-foot tree embedded in...

Posted by Roselle Police Department on Friday, 4 March 2016

After the images were released on the department's Facebook page, many did not believe that this crazy story was true.

A short while after, the police shared a video showing the car driving in the darkness with the tree attached - and the car was pulled over shortly afterwards.

Since we are new to Facebook, we were not quite sure what to expect from our post. We have received requests to post the video from this call. Some just didn't believe it was true, so we have attached a short video of this call.The first portion of the video is in slow-motion and shows the car traveling in the opposite direction; the second portion shows the officer trying to stop the car and then as he approaches the driver. Yes, it is true and it happened! DON'T DRINK AND DRIVE!

Posted by Roselle Police Department on Monday, 7 March 2016

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