City mayor crushes Mercedes parked in bike lane by driving military tank over itBy Mason White 3:22 PM August 8, 2016
|Mayor Arturas Zuokas crushes car with military tank|
By: Wayne Morin
(Scroll down for video) The mayor of a city in Lithuania, recorded himself crushing a car that was parked in a bike line in order to send a message to citizens about illegal parking.
Mayor Arturas Zuokas of Vilnius, used a military tank to crush a Mercedes that was parked in the bike line, according to a video that was uploaded to the Internet.
After the mayor crushed the vehicle, the owner of the Mercedes arrived at the scene and was shocked by the damage.
The mayor then conveyed a message to the owners of illegally parked cars: “That is what will happen if you park your car illegally.”
He also told the owner of the Mercedes: “next time park your car legally.”
Zuokas then swept up the broken glass from the wreckage before climbing on a bicycle and leaving the scene. Zuokas has urged residents of the city to take on cycling.
He has introduced many bicycle lanes over the last several years.