Mishap on the guided busway as motorist inflates air bag after straying onto the track near Histon in Cambridgeshire

A couple out for a walk today said they were “a bit startled” to see a motorist suddenly realise they had strayed onto the guided busway at Histon.

PUBLISHED: 14:10 06 December 2018 | UPDATED: 14:10 06 December 2018

John Elworthy

Mishap on the guided busway just before noon today. A couple out for a walk witnessed this car try and �navigate� the busway 150 yards west of Station Road, Histon. Picture: JANE WALKER (Archant copyright).

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