Videos


Polls

  • Do you agree with the controversial cyanide mining at Rosia Montana?
  • show result

    all polls



ad_left_cen_photographer

This_lucky_trucker_walked_away_from_the_astonishing_wreckage_of_his_cab_after_it_was_flattened_by_two_HGV_lorries_in_a_massive_motorway_pile_up_in_eastern_China.

Jam Sandwich

Kathryn Quinn

This lucky trucker walked away from the astonishing wreckage of his cab after it was flattened by two HGV lorries in a massive motorway pile up in eastern China.

First driver Le Weng slammed into the rear of one truck, then another rear ended his own lorry so hard his cab was crushed until it was only two feet thick.

Firefighters - who say the 60 car shunt in Yancheng, Jiangsu province was caused by heavy fog - took more than three hours to cut him lose from the wreckage.

"When I saw a foot dangling down from the cab I thought it must be a body and then someone said 'Hello.'

"Amazingly he had hardly a scratch on him," said one rescuer.

Police say 11 people died and another 24 were injured in a series of crashes along the fog-bound motorway.

One motorist Hin Zhu said: "It was terrifying. You couldn't see anything because of the fog but all around you there were the sounds of crashes and people screaming in pain."




Tag cloud Amazingly  wreckage  screaming  terrifying  bound  pain  dangling  trucker  rear  injured  series  Police  motorway  hardly  crashes  sounds  motorist  died  rescuer  Hello




Latest News

 

Policeman Beating Girl, 13, Divides Romania
A Romanian police officer has resigned after a video that has split the country showed him beating a 13-year-old girl in custody who was part of a gang of convicted killers that preyed on the elderly.

Granny Spinner Likely To Escape With 30 GBP Public Order Fine
The Romanian teenager who grabbed a terrified woman and spun her around in the middle of a street for a "joke" is likely to escape with a 30 GBP fine - because his victim is too terrified to file a complaint.

National History Museum shows ancient gold coins returned from UK
The Romanian National History Museum in Bucharest has exhibited a rare collection of ancient gold coins that had vanished and have now been returned from the UK where the customs had held them.

Romanian woman gives a birth for free in Serbian hospital and then leaves a baby
Hospital staff in the northern Serbian town of Pozarevac where shocked when a Romanian woman entered there, gave birth and then secretly left abandoning the baby.

Arctic opens a new fridge production line in Gaesti
Romanian company Arctic has opened a new fridge production line in the town of Gaesti in the south of the country.

Romanian businessmen discuss cooperation with Oman
Businessmen representing Romanian companies will stay in Oman for two days discussing possible ways of cooperation between the two countries.

Serbia is a homeland of vampires, not Romania, claims American journalist
An American journalist has revealed the homeland of vampires is Serbia, not Romania.

Simona Halep wins a tournament in Sofia
Romanian tennis star Simona Halep has won the WTA tournament in Sofia, the capital of Bulgaria.

Emil Constantinescu meets president of Azerbaijan
Former President of Romania Emil Constantinescu has met the president of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev in Baku

Architect of Romanian Parliament Palace dies
The Architect of the Parliament Palace in Bucharest has died.

 


The most popular stories –
last 7 days


Friends and Partners





Cosmo and Nanu