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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.
The woman lands on the road and in an instant has her head crushed under the wheel of an oncoming bus, suffering fatal injuries. She was pronounced dead at the scene.
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.
Viewer discretion is advised, the following video is rather gruesome: