Love Island star Jack Fincham rescued after driving his £30,000 Golf into a ditch by passers by who mistake him for Joey Essex

LOVE Island star Jack Fincham needed to be rescued after driving his £30,000 Golf right into a ditch – by passers by who mistook him for Joey Essex.

The previous pen salesman ended up together with his automotive within the hedge close to Joyden’s Wooden in Kent – and was remarkably unscathed.

Jack Fincham needed to be rescued after crashing his automotive
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Jack’s automotive ended up in a bush
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A mum was driving residence to Eltham together with her husband and their two kids after they noticed the automotive nostril first into the bushes.

She instructed The Solar: “We circled to assist as quickly as we noticed somebody in misery.

“He appeared actually grateful for the assistance.

“Hilariously my son thought he was Joey Essex, however he simply joked ‘I want’ and defined who he was.

“He was actually beautiful and fortunately wasn’t injured – however I don’t suppose his automotive was in an important form, it was leaking all kinds.”


The household have been approaching a roundabout on the A2 after they rushed over to assist.

Jack, 28, instructed them he had swerved to keep away from one other automotive – however the witness believes he did “one thing silly” to finish up within the ditch.

Regardless of showing shaken up, the truth star was nonetheless “filled with smiles”.

The witness’ husband, who owns a constructing firm, winched Jack’s automotive and towed it to the highway.

He mentioned: “He appeared a bit shocked once I opened the door, a bit shaken up.

“He didn’t know what to do together with his automotive however I towed it out, it was leaking oil and water.

“My son’s usually fairly shy however shouted ‘Are you Joey Essex?’ He was fairly embarrassed when it turned out he wasn’t.”


Regardless of careering off the highway, Jack, wearing all gray hopped again into his 2019-reg Golf and sped off.

The Golf is a brand new addition to Jack’s fleet of automobiles after he splashed out on a £30,000 Mercedes earlier this 12 months after splitting from Dani Dyer.

Jack received the 2018 sequence of Love Island with ex-girlfriend Dani – daughter of EastEnders hardman Danny Dyer – however they break up in December, with Dani citing “lack of respect”.

However simply days later she posted one other video on social media and confirmed they have been giving it one other go.

They break up for good in April this 12 months, with Jack saying he has had a “fortunate escape” as he accused her of displaying her “true colors” when she moved on two weeks later.


Earlier this 12 months, Jack admitted to caving into temptation after often being supplied medicine after profitable Love Island.

He mentioned he’d often been approached with the substance – and revealed an incident in February which concerned fellow Love Island stars Adam Collard and Sam Fowl.

Jack, together with some mates, which additionally included Variety dancer Sam Craske and mannequin Brittany Archer, went again to a close-by lodge in Maidstone, Kent.

He admitted he snorted cocaine there within the early hours of the morning — however put it all the way down to a “horrible, horrible error”.

The star defined: “I’m in a brand new world of partying and stuff, and being in circles that I’d by no means usually have been in.

“I’d by no means usually be in these conditions however, sure, since profitable the present I’ve been supplied cocaine rather a lot.”

Jack appeared on the seventh sequence of Celebs Go Courting over the summer time as he continued looking for love.

The Solar On-line have reached out to his representatives for remark.

Jack had been driving in Joyden’s Wooden in Kent
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Fincham received in style ITV present Love Island in 2018
The previous pen salesman break up with Dani Dyer for good in April this 12 months
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