A shocking video has emerged of a woman being knocked into the path of a bus and crushed under its wheel after a careless taxi driver opened his car door into oncoming traffic.
According to People’s Daily, the accident occurred yesterday in Qidong city, Jiangsu province. Surveillance footage shows the driver of a taxi parked by the side of the road carelessly opening his door into traffic, knocking a 28-year-old woman off her scooter.As a result of his neglectful action, a woman driving behind was thrown out of her scooter into an incoming bus that instantly crushed her body, suffered fatal injuries and died on the spot.
Subsequent footage taken by a bystander using his mobile phone shows the chaos in the aftermath of the accident. Screaming and crying can be heard in the background as the woman’s body is removed rather indelicately from the scene.