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Viral Porsche Parking Video Helps VPD Find Suspected Hit-And-Run Driver

A video posted on YouTube was uploaded to Reddit and has since become an Internet sensation.

“How to park your Porsche in Vancouver” shows one of the worst parking jobs (quite possibly, ever).

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While it is amusing to watch this parking fail—it has also come in handy for the VPD. Police were able to nab a teenage driver who is suspected in a hit-and-run accident that occurred in Vancouver.

On June 16th, the Vancouver police responded to the scene of a hit-and-run accident on West 36th Avenue. A white Porsche Cayenne SUV fled the scene after striking a parked vehicle.

When they came across this video, they were able to track down the 16-year-old driver.

VPD Constable Brian Montague said the teen didn’t have a driver’s licence and panicked when he hit the car.


Photo: YouTube

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