An 81-year-old male finished adult in Germany incidentally after creation an try to get from Newcastle to Rome.
The ‘pilgrim’ OAP was on a goal to see a Pope, and dynamic to make his demeanour there by automobile.
He was repelled when his navigation complement sensitive him he had arrived, regardless of no indicators of any of a obvious buildings or structure.
The person, who hasn’t been named, parked adult however didn’t put a handbrake of his Jaguar on correctly.
His vehicle rolled backwards, and in a intolerable uncover of irony, rolled retrograde and strike an denote observant ‘Rom’ – a tiny city in North Rhine Westphalia he had incorrectly plugged into a Sat Nav.
Police settled that a vehicle had come to a hindrance after attack a vigilance however didn’t seem like exceedingly broken, yet an ambulance was famous as to exam on a pensioner.
Police orator Monika Treutler stated: ‘The chairman was on a pilgrimage. He was on his choice to Rome, a place he hoped to go to a Pope.’
The person, who lives within a UK and is primarily Italian, might need been confused by a law that Rome is created Roma in Italian and Rom in German.