Video: Incredibly lucky cyclist crashes into train and survives
A cyclist in Poland had a miracle escape after he collided with a high-speed train and lived to tell the tale.
The footage, posted by the Polish railway company online, shows the cyclist ignore the level crossing.
The high-speed train appears out of nowhere, flinging the 26-year-old cyclist to the side of the road.
Miraculously, the cyclist didn't receive any serious injuries and the video has been released by the company as a warning to other road user to respect level crossings.
“It’s important for all road users, no matter what their means of transport, to take special care at level crossings,” spokesman Miroslaw Siemieniec said in a statement on Yahoo.