Video footage has captured the dramatic moment a man on a scooter manages to escape being crushed by an out of control truck.
The incident occurred in Nantong, east China's Jiangsu province early in the morning on April 26, the People's Daily Online reports.
In the footage the man on the scooter can be seen turning onto the main road.
Within seconds, he can be seen looking at something in the distance.
He gets off his bike and runs away just as the truck veers towards him.
A blue truck which is pushed by the out-of-control red truck flies straight past him.
James Wash, L.A., United States, about 8 hours ago
If he had stopped at the stop line painted on the street, he wouldn't have had to run anywhere.
Slimlinetonic, Neverland, United Kingdom, about 11 hours ago