German Man's 20-Year-Long Search for Car Has Unexpected Ending

Gladys Abbott
November 19, 2017

But since the authorities failed to track the missing vehicle, reportedly a Volkswagen Passat, it was assumed to have been stolen and the man moved on. The German police discovered the vehicle by accident and informed the owner about their find.

Authorities in Frankfurt found the auto in a garage in a building which is set for demolition.

A MAN has finally found his vehicle after forgetting where he parked it - 20 years ago.

The auto was discovered by accident when the city authorities chose to demolish the old building a few days ago.

Unfortunately the auto was no longer functional and had to be scrapped.

The auto had only been discovered because it had been parked in a building which is being regenerated.

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Police said the auto was exactly where the man parked it, 20 years earlier.

The incident took place in 1997 when the man was 56-year-old.

Unfortunately, the auto was no longer functional and had to be scrapped.

It turned out the dopey driver parked the auto there almost two whole decades ago but forgot where he had left it.

When the 76-year-old owner was found, he was driven by police and accompanied by his daughter to be reunited with the vehicle, according to local media.

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