Bhubaneswar, June 20: In a miraculous incident, a man survived after being hit by a speeding train at a railway station in Odisha. According to a video released by ANI, the man is seen falling on the tracks through the gap between the platform and the train. Reports inform that the incident took place at Jharsuguda railway station. Bihar: 3 of Family Killed as Train Runs Over Them at Islampur Railway Station.
According to a 0.23 second video by ANI, the incident took place while the man was trying to board a moving train. As soon as the incident took place, locals present at the platform stepped ahead to help the man.
Here's the Scary Video:
#WATCH: A man survives after he fell on the tracks through the gap between the platform and the train at the Jharsuguda railway station while trying to board a moving train. (18-06) #Odisha pic.twitter.com/sz9wIYDN0z
— ANI (@ANI) June 20, 2019
In another similar incident, a Pune resident, who had come to Mumbai to distribute invitation cards for his son’s wedding died after falling off a CSMT-bound local train at Kurla station. According to a report by TOI, his family claimed that he may have slipped and fallen on the tracks. Soon after the incident, the GRP personnel rushed to the platform and took him to Rajawadi Hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries.
Earlier this month, a man had a narrow escape in a Mumbai local, thankfully to alertness of the motorman of a passing local train. The man, who had fallen off a running train, got quick medical help and was saved. According to a report by TOI, the commuter, identified as Lakhan Panchal was on his way to work when he went overboard between Kandivli and Borivli stations.