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Ute smashes into ute at Mt Helen after park brake fails


There were frightening scenes in the Ballarat suburb of Mt Helen late yesterday afternoon involving a runaway car.

Its understood a parking brake failed on a black ute which saw it roll uncontrolled down a road, through a garden and then crash on top of another ute parked in a driveway.
Its believed no one was injured although both vehicles were extensively damaged.
Witnesses say it took around 30 emergency service workers about 2 hours to clear the scene.
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