Sky Train Crane Falls 150ft Onto Car

A driver had a miracylous escape after part of a CRANE collapsed and plunged 150ft onto her BONNET.

The woman was driving slowing in traffic below a red crane being used to build a raised rail link in Bangkok, Thailand

The enormous metal block fell from the sky and crushed the car bonnet – just inches from the driver’s seat.

A driver had a miraculous escape after part of a CRANE collapsed and plunged 150ft onto her BONNET

A driver had a miraculous escape after part of a CRANE collapsed and plunged 150ft onto her BONNET

Pictures of the near miss were taken by rescue workers who arrived on the scene at the Phahonyothin Road at 3.52pm local time (8.52am gmt) today.

Onlooker Somboon Wongsa said it was a ‘’miracle’’ nobody was killed.

The crane had been building a new sky train in Bangkok

The crane had been building a new sky train in Bangkok when part broke off

The accident happened on Phahonyothin Road at 3.52pm local time

The accident happened on Phahonyothin Road at 3.52pm local time

He said: ‘’The woman was trembling afterwards. She was quite scared by what had happened. But she was thankful that she was still alive.

‘’This was too close. It is a miracle that nobody was hurt.

‘’Workers were building a new sky train line and part of the crane broke away. The car’s engine was destroyed.”

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