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Family of Ducks Sparks Car Accident in St. Petersburg

St. Petersburg's ducks are back to making mischief.

In the latest incident, a small family of ducks caused a traffic accident while crossing a busy road. A sharp-eyed driver saw the birds and was able to break to avoid hitting him but was rewarded with a damaged back bumper as the car behind him failed.

No one was injured in the accident.

Unlike the two cars, the ducks remained intact. With the help of other drivers who pulled over to stop the traffic, the ducks safely crossed the road and disappeared in an unknown direction.

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