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1d, 2w agoPosted 1 decade, 2 weeks ago
Wheelchair man gets highway ride

A wheelchair user has been taken for a high-speed ride along a US highway after his handlebars became tangled up in the front grille of a lorry.

The back of the 21-year-old man's wheelchair was scooped up as he passed in front of a lorry leaving a petrol station, Michigan state police said.

The truck driver drove off, completely unaware that he had a new passenger.
Passing motorists told police, who found the man unhurt - but still attached to the front of the truck.
He had been kept in his wheelchair by a seatbelt.

Police in the town of Paw Paw, Michigan, said the unidentified man told them "it was quite a ride", but complained only that he had spilled his soda.
The truck reached speeds of 50mph (80km/h) as it drove down the Red Arrow Highway.

After several miles the driver pulled over at the depot of a trucking company where police then told him about the man on his front end.
He refused to believe there was a man in a wheelchair stuck to the front of his truck until he saw it for himself, police said.

Taken from http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/americas/6732003.stmhttp://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/americas/6732003.stm
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1d, 2w agoPosted 1 decade, 2 weeks ago

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Saw that, couldn't have done that on the UK roads, he would be dead at the first pot hole :giggle:
:giggle: Only in America, that's all I need to say :whistling:
:lol: :lol: Brilliant!

At least he isn't hurt!

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