Train almost hits a woman - level 1

Train almost hits a woman - level 1

04-03-2014 15:00

This happens in the Netherlands. There are some people at a level crossing. They want to get to the other side.

The barriers begin to close. They run across the tracks. They are safe. A woman wants to do this, too. She thinks that she has time, but she does not.

She gets on the tracks. She sees that a train is coming. She jumps back. She is lucky. The train does not hit her. She is fine.

Difficult words: level crossing (place where a railway and a road touch), barrier (object which stops you before the railway), track (two rails for trains to move on).

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