Bhopal, Sep 22: A 16-second video clip going viral on social media shows three girls miraculously surviving injuries, which could had been fatal. The girls, triple seated on a scooter, crashed into a vehicle. The two pillion riders flung for few feets in the air following the collision, before landing onto the ground.
The incident, according to ANI, was reported from Madhya Pradesh’s Tikamgarh. As per the CCTV footage shared below, the scooter attempts to overtake what looks like an SUV. In the process, it collides with another vehicle coming from the opposite end. The scooter was destroyed in the accident.
Here is the CCTV footage:
— ANI (@ANI) September 22, 2017
India has a poor record in terms of road safety. As per the statistics released by Ministry of Transport for the year 2016, a total of 1,317 accidents were reported each day, and approximately 55 per hour. The number of people who were fatally injured in the accidens mount up to 1,50,785.