A 26-year-old woman has escaped death after a truck landed on topof her car while she was in the car.
According to the Police, the woman was in her car which got badly damaged in a car accident where a truck landed on top of her car in Diaz Road in Millard Grange, Port Elizabeth, South Africa at about 2:50pm on Tuesday November 26.
South Africa’s fire and rescue services quickly rescued the lady from the car and placed her on advanced life-support intervention before taking her to the hospital.
Police spokesperson, Capt Sandra Janse van Rensburg told newsmen that the truck was parked in Potgieter Street while the driver went to fetch his child from Parsons Hill Primary. HeraldLive reported that a case of reckless and negligent driving has been opened with the Mount Road police.
“When he returned to his truck, he noticed it was no longer parked where he had left it.
“He then noticed that the truck had rolled forward and collided with an Opel Adam that was travelling in Diaz Road, towards CJ Langenhoven Drive,” Janse van Rensburg said.