Cop survives scary accident (pix)
- Published: 6/12/2012 at 03:53 PM
- Online news:
BANGKOK – A policeman had an amazing escape from death when his car was caught in the middle of a multiple car accident on the highway and squashed underneath the truck in front of him, reports said.
Police said the traffic pileup occurred on the Din Deang highway on Thursday.
It appeared the driver of the first car in the line braked suddenly, and 10 cars following behind him tailgated one into the other.
The car that suffered the most damage was a sedan driven by Pol Sub-Lt Sompong Sarakit, attached to the Nong Chok police department.
Pol Sub-Lt Sompong Sarakit was pulled out from the wreck. Photo from @e20ive.
His car was squashed and pushed under a 6-wheel truck. It took rescuers about half an hour to get him out of the wreckage.
Amazingly, he was found to be totally unharmed when they pulled him out of his totally wrecked car.
Some drivers and passengers in the other cars suffered slight injuries, none were serious, police said.
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