Queen Made 'Greased Brakes' Remark At News Of Diana's Crash
After learning of Princess Diana's car crash, a new book says Queen Elizabeth mused, "Someone must have greased the brakes."By Cliff Judy | August 15, 2015
Following the news that Princess Diana had been in a car crash, Queen Elizabeth gave what the author of a new royals biography called an "astonishing remark."
A source for the new book says the Queen — not yet knowing the severity of the accident that killed her daughter-in-law — said, "Someone must have greased the brakes." (Video via ITN)
Ingrid Seward is the author of "The Queen’s Speech: An Intimate Portrait of the Queen in Her Own Words," scheduled to be published at the end of the month.