On the morning of September 2nd, a woman surnamed Song in the Guangdong city of Zhuhai decided to drive her son to the daycare. However, Song had only received her license in June and rarely drove. When she was ready to leave, she slammed her foot on the gas pedal and the rocketed backward. Apparently, she forgot to put the car in drive.
Unfortunately, at just that time, a man and woman were walking down the middle of the street, trying to cross to the other side. Surveillance camera footage shows Song’s vehicle appear out of nowhere and slam into the woman who is sent flying three meters into the curb. Her companion manages to dodge out of the way in time.
The vehicle comes to a stop on top of the woman’s leg. The man, passersby, and a passenger from Song’s car are seen rushing out to help police. According to local police, the woman suffered an injured head, requiring seven stitches, and a broken foot in the accident.