A DRIVER is on the run from the police after crashing their car into several other cars on a residential street.

Police reported the incident at 10.20am after a car careered into three parked cars on Norman Road, Leytonstone. 

Officers said the "driver decamped" from his car after smashing into "several vehicles". 

A road block is in place while a recovery is arranged. 

UPDATED: Neighbours react to "shocking" crash on quiet cul-de-sac