October 24, 2005

Parking while dead

When the parking officer noticed that one car had been parked for too many days at the Melbourne shopping mall, he slipped a parking ticket behind the wiper, and never noticed the dead man behind the wheel.

The 71 year old man had been missing a week.

"It's just tragic. It must be just so sad for the family and we extend our sincere sympathies to them," local mayor Paul Denham told Australian Broadcasting Corp. radio on Friday

Posted by Jill Fallon at October 24, 2005 2:05 PM | Permalink