Driver escapes 15 foot drop

A DRIVER narrowly missed falling 15 foot down a grass verge when his car skidded off a road near Putts corner last week. The man escaped injuries when his green Seat Almahara slid off the icy road in the direction of Honiton last Thursday just before 10a

A DRIVER narrowly missed falling 15 foot down a grass verge when his car skidded off a road near Putts corner last week.

The man escaped injuries when his green Seat Almahara slid off the icy road in the direction of Honiton last Thursday just before 10am and came within inches of the sudden drop.

The road was then closed by police until the following day due to hazardous driving conditions.