WATCH: New Zealand woman comes in front of a train; escapes death by a whisker

A woman had a close shave while trying to cross a railway track in New Zealand.

By: Trends Desk | New Delhi | Updated: April 8, 2017 12:54 pm
woman in new zealand misses train hit, woman crossing railway track. new zealand woman hit by a train, woman saved from being hit by train, viral videos, scary videos, indian express, indian express news That was a close shave, indeed. (Source: Auckland Transport/Youtube)

We keep hearing about gruesome accidents and road mishaps every now and then. Yet, we tend to be unmindful and don’t take much caution while commuting in our day-to-day lives.

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A similar incident happened when a woman in New Zealand got extremely lucky after narrowly escaping being hit by a speeding train. A CCTV footage recorded the woman leisurely crossing a railway track, quite unaware of the fast approaching train. Although a few other passengers are also seen crossing the track — close to the Mount Eden station in Auckland — without any trouble even with the warning signals on, the woman got the shock of her life after having a close shave while trying to do the same.

In the YouTube video shared by Auckland Transport, the woman who dons a pink jacket can be seen looking towards her right whereas the train was approaching from her left and takes her by complete surprise. Petrified, she takes a leap to safety in a flash and prevents her from being hit by a whisker.

Watch the video.

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