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.
The man was taken to hospital to be treated for a broken leg, while Greater Manchester Police struggled to contain their disdain.
Hibbert Ln. Marple. 3 males late teens, cellotaping each other together, tape snaps one falls into road, Compound fracture Tib & Fib. Really— GMP Traffic (@gmptraffic) September 8, 2015
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.