PLANO (CBSDFW.COM) – This is definitely from the don’t try this at home file.READ MORE: Officer Shot During Traffic Stop In Wise County, Suspect At Large
Chopper 11 caught Andrey Kislinkskiy doing repeated doughnuts in the parking lot of Collin Creek Mall. It didn’t look like he had any intention of stopping either, until security rolled up next to him.
CBS 11’s Gabriel Roxas spoke with the driver, a 24-year-old Russian native, who just moved to Texas from Vermont last month.MedStar Implements Extreme Weather Response On Hottest Day Of Year So Far
He said he’s been homesick and waiting for this kind of weather. So, when he was stuck in slow-moving traffic on his way to work, he ditched his commute and opted for a little fun in the mall parking lot instead.
“Yes, it’s like Christmas for me,” he said. “I think sometimes any driver want to have some fun.”
Kislinkskiy says he’s really not a reckless guy. “I was driving really careful, like 30 miles an hour. All people drive really slow. That’s why you know so slow about 15 – 20 minutes, you want to push gas after that,” he said.
But the fun was over when mall security caught up to him.
“He said that I see that you want to have fun, but be careful; I think you can lose control; please stop it,” said Kislinkskiy.MORE NEWS: Police: 1 Dead In Downtown Austin Mass Shooting, Juvenile Suspect Arrested
CBS 11 talked to mall security about Kislinkskiy’s stunt. They were not amused and they’re warning other drivers not to try it. They’ll be on the lookout Monday night and Tuesday.