WEST HAM star Michail Antonio refused to apologise after crashing his Lamborghini into a woman's front garden wall while dressed as a snowman, neighbours claim.
Antonio , 29, smashed the £ 210,000 Huracan into Kia Rosina's bin shed as she was about to eat Christmas dinner with her family in Balham, South London, at 6.30pm.
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The Premier League ace had earlier posted an Instagram video of himself in the costume singing “Walking in the Air”, the theme tune from children's classic animation The Snowman.
Primary school worker Kia, 20, overheard the football star on the phone saying he wasn't stupid and that the crash was not his fault.
She told The Sun Online: "We were sitting in the front room on the sofa about to have Christmas dinner when we heard this massive crash.
"The impact was huge, the whole house almost shook. I thought straight away it was a crash as there was a similar one ages ago but the noise was so loud I thought it was a bus at first.
"I looked out the window and saw the car. Me and my brother had only gone out about ten minutes before to put the rubbish out so I don't want to know what would have happened if he crashed then.
"I called my mum and we ran straight round and it looked really bad. He was stood there in his snowman outfit having a chat with someone. There was a group of about five of us out there.
"He was talking to someone on the phone and it sounded like he was being told off because he was saying he wasn't stupid and it wasn't his fault. He was pretty calm though.
"We realised everyone was alright and later a group of women arrived who I think were relatives. They were shocked but relieved he was OK.
He didn't apologise to anyone and sort of stood out of the way.Kia Rosina
"He seemed sober but that was a bit more of a bang than a 30mph crash.
"I didn't actually realise who he was until he left and someone messaged me and told me it was a West Ham player.
"It was more shocking after we realised that but was still a dramatic for Christmas day. We were so worried but after we realised he was fine, we ate Christmas dinner-although probably not as much as I would've done normally so there's a lot of leftovers.
"He didn't apologise to anyone and sort of stood out of the way. The car was moved at about 10pm so he was out there for a while."
Witness Jane Wonham, 68, said: "I live just around the corner-we could have been hit-I was with my son, my daughter and brother.
"I presume he must have ran a red light because my one to the right of him was green.
"He was coming at about 40mph and he just loses control. The car swerved around the corner, it was reckless.
He kept saying, 'Don't keep telling me I'm stupid!' To the person on the phoneKia's mum
"I have reported it to the police. They said if they think it's necessary they will be in touch."
Shocking photos show the front wall smashed to pieces with the Italian supercar on top of a pile of rubble.
Following the crash, Kia tweeted that "the impact was mad !! Must of been driving about 80 MPH".
Thankfully, nobody was injured in the incident.
Her mum said: "I put my arm around him (Antonio) because I was worried.
"I called the police and I asked for all the services, ambulance and fire brigade, because my main concern was that it was petrol and everyone would have to get out of the house because a lot of smoke was coming from his car.
"So I was fearing the worst like, 'What if the car blows up?'
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"He (Antonio) was on the phone shouting to someone saying he was alright.
"He kept saying, 'Don't keep telling me I'm stupid!' To the person on the phone (and saying), 'You should be asking me if I'm alright'.
"(It seemed like) the person on the phone kept having a go at him."
Footage appeared to show Antonio clamber out of the Lamborghini in his snowman costume after the crash.
A crowd of onlookers gathered around the driver as he hauled himself from the car.
But less than 24 hours later, Antonio played in West Ham's 2-1 Boxing Day defeat at Crystal Palace.
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A Metropolitan Police statement said: "Police were called to Nightingale Lane, Balham, at 18.36hrs on Wednesday, 25 December to reports of a car crashed into a garden. Officers attended and a Lamborghini car was found at the scene.
"It was reported that it had left the road and crashed into a road sign and a garden wall. The driver did not require hospital treatment. There were no other reported injuries. There is no police investigation."
Sun Online contacted Antonio and West Ham's representatives for comment.