Policeman falls on the ground – level 1

07-08-2014 07:00

This news is from England. Somebody robs a company. Police come to it. One policeman sees a van.

He wants to open the door of the van, but the van starts to move. It goes fast, but he tries to hold it. He falls on the ground. His head hits the road.

The policeman is 34 years old. He goes to hospital. He is lucky that he is fine.

Difficult words: rob (to steal things from a place), company (business), van (long car for moving things).

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