Driver smashes tombstones at Casino Lawn Cemetery in NSW

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Lowlife driver smashes headstones and rips open graves after driving through fence and around cemetery

  • A reckless driver has destroyed six headstones after losing control of the vehicle
  • Casino Lawn Cemetery in north NSW was destroyed on Wednesday evening
  • The driver smashed fences, damaged several tombstones and destroyed grass

A cemetery has been destroyed after a reckless driver ripped tombstones and smashed fences after allegedly losing control of their vehicle.

Six headstones were pulverized at Casino Lawn Cemetery in northern NSW on Wednesday evening when a driver crashed through the cemetery.

A photo of the destruction showed that the car’s skid marks left deep marks in the grass and broken tombstones littered the ground.

A reckless driver smashed six headstones and fences after losing control of the vehicle in a NSW cemetery

Many casino residents were outraged by the shocking vandalism and called on the motorist to come forward.

“Those poor families from the ruined cemetery where their loved ones are,” wrote one person on a community Facebook group.

“As if it wasn’t hard enough to lose a loved one, now the families are dealing with this. I hope the scum gets caught, ”commented another.

A concerned local said they are going to see the damage themselves.

“I will have to see if any damage has been done to my family’s grave sites,” one man wrote.

NSW police said the fence at Casino Lawn and a number of gravestones were damaged by an unidentified vehicle overnight.

It said an investigation was underway to identify the vehicle.

Casino Lawn Cemetery in the Northern River regions of New South Wales (pictured) was destroyed when a driver crashed through the cemetery on Wednesday evening

Casino Lawn Cemetery in the Northern River regions of New South Wales (pictured) was destroyed when a driver crashed through the cemetery on Wednesday evening

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