CCTV I can't imagine too many more horrible ways to die

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  1. Mlaw

    Mlaw Quite Contrarian VIP Gold

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    A horrifying video captured a Chinese woman saving her child just before she was killed in an escalator accident. Surveillance footage captured the tragic moment Xiang Liujuan tried to step off the escalator with her two-year-old son just as the footplate collapsed beneath them. Xiang managed to push her son safely across the gap and into the reach of a shopping assistant just before falling into the gap created by the collapsed floor panel:





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    Apparently the mall management knew their was an issue, and employees didn't know where the emergency stop button was
     
  2. Jayla

    Jayla Ou ai-je l'esprit? Gold

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    Ugh. I hate escalators. Taking that first step is rough. I'm so afraid I'm gonna be all:
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    Huge roller coasters, not a problem. Escalators, Ima skerred.
     
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    Oh man, so instead of blocking people from entering at the the bottom, they stand up top, hoping nothing happens...Uhhhg I hate people
     
  5. zutroy

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    I'll always take an escalator or stairs over an elevator if given the opportunity.

     
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    Mlaw Quite Contrarian VIP Gold

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    Apparently, at that point the woman has nowhere to go, just horrifying
     
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    I'd never ride a Chinese made escalator
     
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    LaserT You have to have fun.

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    Christ, that's brutal. Sad. But a mother saved her child.
     
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    :ixnay:
     
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    Won't watch it
     
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    That's okay, there's plenty more of them.
     
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    I think this is a prank, don't see any screaming or blood.
     
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    Op is an idiot
     
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    they make good products but i think the country is moving into the 21 century too fast and they're cutting corners in many areas.They don't seem to have anything like OSHA yet., and their major cites are ultra modern but with the smog way worse than we had in LA 20 years ago. Once you leave the city you reenter the China following the cultural revolution.
     
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    brutal...

    :scared:
     
  20. zutroy

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    He's fine.