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.
— IncidentsonTeesside (@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.
All along the truck had been innocently parked up on the side of the A19 sparking rumours it was involved in the collision.
The Coca Cola truck loses all appeal when you see it at midnight parked in a lay by on the A 19
— Ciaran Bain (@keysbain) December 6, 2014