Worksop: Blown turbo covers town street in a cloud of smoke

A quiet afternoon suddenly turned dramatic in the middle of Worksop when Ryton Street was filled with acrid-smelling smoke.

A blown turbo on a car left the area looking more like the film set of a disaster movie as smoke billowed out of the vehicle with the owner unable to turn the engine off.

Shop owners were forced to quickly shut their doors but the incident still drew a fair crowd of intrigued onlookers before the car’s owner finally managed get to the ignition key and turn everything off.