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BMW 740 beats the red light and drives straight into a traffic light

BMW 740 beats the red light and drives straight into a traffic light

thatJDMahboy

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The following accident is a strange one.

Watch it here:

What Happened?

The above video was captured by the cam car's dashcam while approaching a red light signal at West Coast Road.

A BMW 740 drove past the cam car while straddling between lanes 1 and 2 before running the red light at an unusually slow speed.

The BMW crosses the junction while travelling at a bearing towards the centre divider.

Moments later, the BMW mounts the centre divider and takes out an entire traffic light, tilting it at a 45-degree angle. 

At this point, I am starting to wonder about the structural robustness of the BMW sedan after it almost uprooted an entire traffic light.

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The Possibilities

Some netizens were speculating that the driver was either driving under the influence of alcohol/substance or driving while distracted (driving while using a mobile phone).

However, judging from the strange way the car was being driven, there is a likelihood that the BMW driver was experiencing a medical emergency which caused the accident. 

Let me know what you think in the comments below!

Here's wishing the BMW driver a speedy recovery from the accident!

The Aftermath

Below are some snippets of the accident scene:

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The impact from the collision deployed the airbags of the BMW.

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 Netizens' Comments 

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From the video, it seems like the cam car driver pulled up along the side of the road to check on the BMW driver tho.

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The Mercedes driver should be thanking his lucky stars for not sustaining collateral damage.

 

 

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