Mom and children miraculously survived a collision with a fuel tanker

A resident of the Ulyanovsk region and two of her children suffered in a terrible accident involving a fuel truck in the Melekessky district. The moment of the collision was captured on video.

The accident occurred at about 5 pm on July 20 at the turn to the village of Nikolskoye-on-Cheremshan near Dimitrovgrad. The footage shows that the 31-year-old owner of the Lexus NX-200, who was following the bus, did not notice the heavy truck in the oncoming lane - when trying to make a quick left turn, the car turned out to be in the path of the fuel truck.

Both cars flew off the road and the Lexus was severely damaged. The driver and her children - a boy born in 2015 and a girl born in 2018 - were incredibly lucky - they avoided serious injuries.

"A girl with a cut lip, it was hard for the boy, but he was doing well. The girl-driver only broke her jaw, but it was also very hard for her," an eyewitness said.

The regional traffic police department reported that the woman and her children were hospitalized, the fuel truck driver was not injured.
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By: ThisIsButter (44151.30)

Tags: Speedy car, Crashes with truck, Vehicles, Accident