When trolleys go wild: vehicles smashed in car park

A RUNAWAY trolley has smashed into four cars at a Toowoomba shopping centre, causing untold damage.

The incident unfolded before Ashleigh Knox at Toowoomba Plaza on Friday at 4pm.

She said someone didn't return their trolley and it rolled out, hit her car, bounced off it and hit another car, belonging to Brittney Jones .

Most of the damage was done to Ms Jones' Holden Cruze.

Ms knox said the trolley was caught and put in its rightful place.

She informed centre management at the cetnre and left a note for Ms Jones.

The incident took place near the Coles side of the shopping centre.

A runaway trolley damaged Brittney Jones' Holden Cruze.
A runaway trolley damaged Brittney Jones' Holden Cruze.

Ms Jones said it was the first time her car had been hit by a stray trolley, but added she'd seen a lot of close calls.;

She didn't witness the incident and returned to her car with groceries to find her tail light smashed and a note on her windscreen.

Ms Jones said the incident showed some people didn't have any respect for other people's things.

"My hairdresser witnessed a similar thing where a woman got her kids to hold a trolley.

"They let go and it smashed right into a car, and they just took off."

Do you always put trolleys back after using them?

This poll ended on 05 October 2016.

Current Results

Yes

87%

No

12%

This is not a scientific poll. The results reflect only the opinions of those who chose to participate.


Laidley police raid sophisticated drug growing operation

Premium Content Laidley police raid sophisticated drug growing operation

After swooping in on a Laidley home, Police discovered a sophisticated growing set...

Paramedics on scene at single-vehicle rollover accident

Premium Content Paramedics on scene at single-vehicle rollover accident

Paramedics have been called to the scene of a traffic accident in the Lockyer...

REPLAY: Palaszczuk v Frecklington in final debate

REPLAY: Palaszczuk v Frecklington in final debate

Annastacia Palaszczuk v Deb Frecklington in final election debate