THIS is the shocking moment a man plunges into a river moments after passing his driving test. The inexperienced motorist was reading text messages from friends congratulating him on passing his exam when he took his eyes off the road. The driver, identified by local media as Mr Zhang, makes a wrong turn onto a bridge when behind the wheel in the city of Zunyi, located in the southern Chinese province of Guizhou. Footage from the incident sees the white vehicle swerve in order to avoid two people walking on the bridge. The motor can be seen flying into the air, before submerging into the icy water. Thankfully, Zhang was able to escape his car before it sunk, but he did dislocate his shoulder in the incident.He said: “While I was driving, I tried to grab my phone and read some messages while two people were in front of me on the bridge. “I became nervous and turned left suddenly. “Luckily, the car floated for a while. I couldn’t open the driver’s door so I had to kick open the door on the other side. Otherwise, I may never have got out.” Worried on-lookers were able to help him out… Read full this story
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