(intransitive, chiefly Australia and New Zealand, UK, informal) To crash; to have an accident while controlling a vehicle.
(chiefly Australia and New Zealand, UK, informal) To damage (the vehicle one is driving) in an accident; to have a minor collision with (another motor vehicle).
Origin of prang
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
Prang Sentence Examples
We hadn't got very far before Paul had a prang which ripped off his bumper.
Yvette & Karl continue asking for visual and audible proof that someone is with them, suddenly a loud prang to a barrel.
We just managed to make it on time, having to do some cross country driving to avoid a major prang on the M6.
A series of bell-shaped chedis surround the main prang and a large oblong-shaped viharn is situated at the front.
The best known have all been made into stage-plays, and it is in this form that they usually come before the notice of the general public. Amongst them are Ramakien, taken from the great Hindu epic Ramayana; Wetyasunyin, the tale of a king who became an ascetic after contemplation of a withered tree; Worawongs, the story of a prince who loved a princess and was killed by the thrust of a magic spear which guarded her; Chalawan, the tale of a princess beloved by a crocodile; Unarud, the life story of Anuruddha, a demigod, the grandson of Krishna; Phumhon, the tale of a princess beloved by an elephant; Prang tong, a story of a princess who before birth was promised to a "yak" or giant in return for a certain fruit which her mother desired to eat.