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Crashed!

An analysis of video footage and images of accidents to ascertain errors and problems that caused the crash. We also look to see how these can be remedied and avoided


Road Roller Crash

14 Aug 2021 1 minute read 0 comments sleepyjey

This CCTV in India captured the moment of a freak accident!  Road rollers are heavy vehicles you've seen trundling along at a snails pace and flattening out the freshly laid road and tar.  It is not clear from the video what caused this road roller...

Careless Overtaking By Bike

25 Jun 2021 1 minute read 0 comments sleepyjey

Who do you think is to blame - the careless biker, the road design, those stones or the car?

Hit and Run!

24 Jun 2021 1 minute read 0 comments sleepyjey

A busy junction at Ballabgarh Market.Vehicles turning; making U turns; entering from service lanes; and no traffic lights or cops. This car enters the junction at a speed faster than other vehicles, swerves to avoid other vehicles and crashes onto t...

Oversized truck turns on a narrow street and swipes away a small autorickshaw

14 Apr 2021 1 minute read 0 comments sleepyjey

While the main culprit is the overloaded trucker in this video, the autorickshaw could have escaped damage had it not been parked near a junction with part of it being on the road. Thankfully there was noone in the autorickshaw at the time of the ev...

Unsupervised child crosses road and gets hit by a bike

15 Jan 2020 1 minute read 0 comments sleepyjey

Children have very little knowledge about road safety and when they wander unsupervised onto the road, it can be very dangerous. This child wanders onto a street in Coimbatore, India and gets hit by a bike. Thankfully the biker managed to slow down...

Bike catches fire at a petrol bunk

15 Jan 2020 1 minute read 0 comments sleepyjey

CCTV footage of a bike that caught fire at a petrol station. The location is not known. It's not clear what caused the fire. The initial reaction is very calm and the rider and staff seem to be unperturbed. However as the fire starts again, there is...

Head on collision

14 Jan 2020 1 minute read 0 comments sleepyjey

This head on collision occurred in October 2019 on the Manali Kullu Highway in India. A Bolero Camper went onto the wrong side of the road and didn't realise there was an oncoming vehicle. Details are not known, but the Bolero driver either was dist...

Toyota Fortuner flies and crashes into two cars

14 Jan 2020 1 minute read 0 comments sleepyjey

This CCTV footage is from Chandigarh in India. As per news reports, the Fortuner on this narrow road does not stop and after missing a 2-wheeler and another car, hits the pavement and gets launched into the air to finally crash onto two more cars. T...

Car falls off flyover

14 Jan 2020 1 minute read 0 comments sleepyjey

A red Volkswagen Polo was overspeeding on this new Biodiversity flyover at Hyderabad. The driver lost control at the curve and hit the wall and flew off the flyover. The series of cctv camera footage sites the dramatic action. Unfortunately one pede...