A horrifying video has been recently making the rounds on Chinese social media showing an out-of-control truck driving straight through an intersection and smashing through a row of houses, reducing them to rubble, while narrowly missing one very lucky pedestrian.
While it might seem that the clip was taken from a movie, unfortunately, this wasn’t make believe. The incident occurred in Ningxia’s Haiyuan county on Tuesday just before 1 p.m. Five people were killed in the terrifying crash including the driver. Footage from afterwards shows nothing left of the ramshackle homes but rubble.
Faulty brakes on the truck have been blamed for the crash.
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