Thai woman escapes careening truck with superhuman reflexes


Accidents can happen at any time. Paying close attention to what is going on around you is one way to either avoid or mitigate damage from a potential accident.

However, in addition to having observant eyes that can prevent you from unexpected tragic events, the ability to quickly flee a dangerous situation is another essential skill you need to possess.

Here’s the story of a Thai woman who escaped from the careening truck with superhuman reflexes.

Latest news stories on TSL:


Woman spots careening truck while starting up her vehicle


On 31st December 2021, Thai woman posted a footage of herself escaping from the careening truck on her official TikTok account @Moo-Mai.

อุบัติเหตุเกิดขึ้นได้เสมอแค่เสี่ยววินาทีจริงๆ🏎🚗 #แค่เสี่ยววินาที #อย่าปิดการมองเห็น
@moo_mai

อุบัติเหตุเกิดขึ้นได้เสมอแค่เสี่ยววินาทีจริงๆ🏎🚗 #แค่เสี่ยววินาที #อย่าปิดการมองเห็น

Discover More On TikTok

The footage saw the woman in a purple shirt starting up her motorcycle. While she was getting ready to pull out, she spotted an outrageously fast careening truck that was running straight towards her.


Woman flees from careening truck before the collision


Despite the shocking event, the woman had a quick reaction that saved her from the potential accident.


GIF: @Moo-Mai

She managed to escape the careening truck – quicker than the ray of light, we might add – before it crashed into her vehicle from which she had just leapt from.


Image credit: น้าหลาด จันทร์เบญจา

According to Thairath, there were reports of two injuries. These individuals were rushed to the hospital after the paramedics and the officers arrived at the scene.


Netizens react to the accident & praised the woman for her quick reaction


After the footage went viral on TikTok – garnering more than 171.7K likes – many netizens shared their thoughts on the accident and praised the woman for her immediate action.


Screenshot: @Moo-Mai

Translation: You’re so lucky. But, what about the driver? How was he?

One netizen expressed that while the woman had good fortune, she remains concerned for the driver.


Screenshot: @Moo-Mai

Translation: With a high amount of you good merit, you’re so lucky.

Another netizen thought that her survival from the accident may have been due to her accumulation of good karma from performing good deeds.

Screenshot: @Moo-Mai

Translation: Good, lucky that you stayed alive to celebrate another New Year’s

One TikToker shared that she’s so lucky to have a chance to celebrate the next New Year’s.


Remain fully conscious & stay focused on what you are doing


Whether you believe this woman survived such an accident was because of an accumulations of good karma, her quick reflexes, or both, one important lesson we can learn from this story is that we must be fully conscious. We should also avoid panicking in order to stay focused on what is happening.

With these skills, we will be better prepared to face a potential accident that nobody would want to encounter.


Cover images adapted from (L-R): @Moo-Mai, น้าหลาด จันทร์เบญจา, @Moo-Mai

Enjoying The Smart Local Thailand? Follow us on Facebook and Instagram for more stories like this.