A luxurious SUV got here barreling by means of the headstones at a Massachusetts cemetery on Saturday, April 16, toppling grave markers over on a number of plots, in keeping with police.
Police in Melrose — roughly 10 miles north of Boston — responded to a name round 2:30 p.m. for a “motor vehicle crash” on the Wyoming Cemetery, a launch stated.
When officers arrived, they discovered a banged up Range Rover stopped amid a large number of damaged tombstones, a photograph shared by police exhibits.
The driver, a 53-year-old Melrose lady, was studying to drive however misplaced management, the discharge stated. She had a learner’s allow and a relative, who has a license, was driving alongside along with her.
Neither was harm, however a number of graves have been broken and not less than eight headstones have been knocked down, police stated.
City staff “successfully uprighted” the downed headstones.
Melrose police are investigating the crash.