10/09/2015 08:29 BST | Updated 10/09/2015 08:59 BST

A Student Was Hit By A Car After Cellotaping Himself To His Friends And Falling In The Road

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Dadaism meet tape.

A student was hit by a car after a prank which saw him cellotape himself to two friends unsurprisingly went wrong.

The three teenagers had stuck themselves together by Hibbert Lane in Marple, Greater Manchester, on Tuesday when the tape snapped and one of the men fell into the road and was struck by a passing car, ITV reports.

Hibbert Lane, Greater Manchester

The man was taken to hospital to be treated for a broken leg, while Greater Manchester Police struggled to contain their disdain.

Police and parademics had to attend to the teenager, who was hit by a Ford Fiesta, while the lane and a nearby road were closed for an hour.

Police are treating the incident as an accident, and no-one was arrested in connection with the collision.