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Car skids off 20ft cliff onto beach tent at Newquay just moments after holidaymakers went for paddle

1 month ago   |   By Daily Mail

A driver lost control of a car after failing to take a corner and fell 20ft over a cliff, landing upside down on to an empty beach tent on Mawgan Porth, near Newquay in Cornwall, on August 6.
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Car plunges over cliff and crushes empty tent on busy beach

Car plunges over cliff and crushes empty tent on busy beach

1 month ago   |   By Metro

Car crashes over a cornish cliff and lands on a beach tent
A motorist was lucky to escape with only minor injuries after misjudging a corner and plunging over a cliff in Newquay.
Day-trippers on the beach below were equally fortunate to avoid being seriously hurt when the vehicle toppled 20ft off the B3276 near Merrymoor Inn onto an empty tent just yards away.
Emergency services were called to Mawgan Porth shortly before 3.30pm on Thursday afternoon. There were later reports of queuing traffic as other drivers slowed to see what had happened.
The incident comes as police urged local...
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