Man Steals a Car – level 1

19-03-2021 15:00

A man sells cars in Ontario, Canada. Two men come. They drive a silver car. They ask about another car. It is a black BMW.

One of the men gets in the car. The salesman waits outside. The man starts the car. He wants to steal it. The salesman jumps on the car. It does not stop the thief.

He drives onto a busy road. He drives very fast. The salesman falls down. It is a very dangerous moment. Another car almost hits the salesman. He is hurt. He must go to hospital.

Police are looking for the two thieves. It is possible that other drivers record the incident with video cameras in their cars. It can help police find the thieves.

Difficult words: salesman (a person who sells something), thief (a person who takes something what does not belong to him), incident (something what happens).

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