A rickshaw puller narrowly escaped being run over by a speeding train while he was trying to cross a railway track. The incident took place in Uttar Pradesh’s Aligarh.
The rickshaw puller made an attempt to cross the track even when the barrier was not lifted. He was about to cross the track when the train almost struck him and he fell on the ground. The video has gone viral on social media. It has more than 13k views.
In the video footage, a man is seen paying no heed to the barrier and attempts to cross the railway track even when there was a red signal. He pulls his rickshaw along with him while crossing. However, he did not see the train so close to him and was taken by surprise when it almost hit him.
In the meantime, his rickshaw was crushed under the speeding train's wheels. The video is enough to send a chill down your spine.
Watch the video here:
This carelessness could have easily cost this man his life.