Car crashes into house after driver forgets the hand-brake

A DRIVER regrets not putting on his car's hand-brake after it rolled down Tiger St, West Ipswich and slammed into a house.

When police arrived about 1.10pm on Friday they found the car wedged between the house and a retaining wall.

The driver was fined for not applying the hand-brake.

Reader John Naughton took this photo of a car that ran into a house.
Reader John Naughton took this photo of a car that ran into a house. CONTRIBUTED

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