BMW stranded after hitting bollards outside Tesco

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The scene of the crash outside Tesco in Monifieth

A BMW driver got into a jam when he accidentally drove his vehicle into bollards at an Angus supermarket.

The car got stuck when it ploughed into metal posts outside Tesco in Monifieth.

The accident happened just before 5pm on Tuesday.

A Police Scotland spokesman said the driver of the grey vehicle escaped unharmed. The area around the crash, near the store entrance, was taped off while efforts were made to have the vehicle removed.

The car suffered extensive damage to its front and at least one of the bollards was left mangled.