Matt Robinson profile picture Matt Robinson 2 years ago 42

The Chevrolet Corvette Makes A Great Four-Seater If You Don't Mind Cramming Your Kids In The Boot

A mother in Pennsylvania has been jailed after stuffing her two young children in the boot of a Corvette

Remind me later

Sports cars are great, aren’t they? The only downside is they don’t tend to be particularly practical. Hell, some only have two seats, but that didn’t stop a mother from Pennsylvania allegedly stuffing her two kids - aged three and five - into the boot of a red Chevrolet Corvette on 10 July, before riding shotgun in the car around town.

A bystander saw the woman - named as 29-year-old Jessica Reger - attempting to turn the two-seater ‘Vette into a family-unfriendly four-seater and called the police. Hanover Borough Police soon pulled the car over, and the Reger now faces charges of endangering the welfare of children and recklessly endangering another person. The driver meanwhile - 28-year-old Ilena Blackburn - has been charged with recklessly endangering another person and a pair of traffic offences for ‘improper child restraint systems’.

Reger - who has numerous felonies on her record already - is currently in York County Prison awaiting bail. Judging by the mug shot in the video above, she doesn’t seem too bothered by how things have turned out…