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German Man Drives Car without License for 50 Years

German Man Drives Car without License for 50 Years

Wednesday, 29 November, 2017 - 06:15
A damaged car is pictured Monday after floods in the town of Braunsbach, Germany./ KAI PFAFFENBACH/REUTERS

A German man had drove his car without a license for 56 years.

German authorities discovered the violation after the man's car was damaged in a minor accident.

According to the German news agency (DPA), police said that while registering the accident, officers found that the driver doesn’t have a driving license to discover later that he doesn’t hold one.

The 74-year-old man said he had tried to apply for a driving license at a young age, but he had to stop his driving lessons because he joined the military service, adding that he had not resumed training after his service.

But the man asserted that he drove the car in emergency cases only. Authorities are investigating the man for driving without a license.

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