Man lucky to be alive after bottle of Jim Beam thrown through windscreen

Images show where the bottle hit the car. Photo / NZ Police
Images show where the bottle hit the car. Photo / NZ Police

Police say a man is "lucky to be alive" after someone threw a empty bottle of Jim Beam through his windscreen while he was driving on the Hawke's Bay expressway.

The man identified as a baker was on his way to work when someone coming in the opposite direction threw the bottle at his car.

The bottle smashed windscreen and struck the man on the shoulder.

- NZ Herald

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