Ice hits a car - level 1

Ice hits a car - level 1

02-12-2013 06:00

Here is news from a Chinese city. It happens on Friday. A car goes on a street. A big piece of ice falls on the car. A security camera films this.

The street becomes white for a moment. People are shocked. They look for a safe place to go.

Nobody is injured badly, but the car is. The roof is broken. The windshield of the car is broken, too.

Difficult words: injured (have problems with the body), roof (top of the car), windshield (glass at the front of the car).

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