Cleveland Police have confirmed The Christmas Coca Cola truck collision is infact a hoax after reports appeared on social media suggesting it had been involved in a Collision in the North East Of England.
— Incidents on Teesside (@IncidentsonTees) December 6, 2014
The incident was suggested to have occurred on the A19 at Billingham.
The hoax suggested that the truck and a car were involved in the collision which occurred approximately 10pm.
Thousands of comments had appeared on Facebook and Twitter claiming the incident had occurred.
@PoliceHour you had everybody worried for a while Emma
— Mark 📱➕🍺➕🚘=❌ (@markwblue) December 6, 2014
All along the truck had been innocently parked up on the side of the A19 sparking rumours it was involved in the collision.
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