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Topic # 91659 18-Oct-2011 15:22 Send private message

http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/asia-pacific/china/111017/china-hit-and-run-video

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original video: http://v.youku.com/v_playlist/f13000082o1p0.html
news: http://v.youku.com/v_playlist/f13000082o1p1.html

watch that video guys. UNBELIEVABLE! that girl got hit by VAN - TWICE! another small lorry hit her TWICE! people passed by and ignored her lying in pain !!!! UNBELIEVABLE!!!!





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  Reply # 534758 18-Oct-2011 15:27 Send private message

That can't be real






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  Reply # 534760 18-Oct-2011 15:30 Send private message

johnr: That can't be real


it is...  you can see it on the front page http://www.youku.com/

http://v.youku.com/v_playlist/f13000082o1p0.html







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  Reply # 534762 18-Oct-2011 15:31 Send private message

PATHETIC!

you can see it in the news coverage http://v.youku.com/v_playlist/f13000082o1p1.html





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  Reply # 534769 18-Oct-2011 15:38 Send private message

Pretty sure its real, though, not sure if that video of the incident is real ("GlobalPost does not know if the material used in this video is from the original"). "China's roads are among the world's most dangerous, with traffic laws and safety widely flouted, as almost 70,000 people died in road accidents in 2009, or around 190 fatalities a day, according to police statistics."



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  Reply # 534771 18-Oct-2011 15:39 Send private message

codyc1515: Pretty sure its real, though, not sure if that video of the incident is real ("GlobalPost does not know if the material used in this video is from the original"). "China's roads are among the world's most dangerous, with traffic laws and safety widely flouted, as almost 70,000 people died in road accidents in 2009, or around 190 fatalities a day, according to police statistics."


you can watch the news coverage in the link i posted above - the video is definitely REAL 





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  Reply # 534777 18-Oct-2011 15:44 Send private message

I dont watch stuff like that, I have an almost two year old, dont want to think of anything like that happening to her.

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  Reply # 534778 18-Oct-2011 15:44 Send private message

As a dad of three young girls I just can't bring myself to watch the video. Have read the various stories about it.
Terrible, appalling, sad.

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  Reply # 534781 18-Oct-2011 15:48 Send private message

jofizz: As a dad of three young girls I just can't bring myself to watch the video. Have read the various stories about it.
Terrible, appalling, sad.

Cheers,
Joseph.

Yeah, its a not so nice video... Surprised they put it up even.



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  Reply # 534784 18-Oct-2011 15:58 Send private message

codyc1515:
jofizz: As a dad of three young girls I just can't bring myself to watch the video. Have read the various stories about it.
Terrible, appalling, sad.

Cheers,
Joseph.

Yeah, its a not so nice video... Surprised they put it up even.


i broke into tears after watching the video... a helpless 2 year old girl, crying in pain and you can clearly see she was moving her hands... how can you ignore that? CryCryCry


***dont watch the video if you have a weak heart - it is horrible!***





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  Reply # 534793 18-Oct-2011 16:10 Send private message

***dont watch the video if you have a weak heart - it is horrible!***

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  Reply # 534826 18-Oct-2011 16:37 Send private message

yeah saw this article on stuff with the video as well.

***dont watch the video if you have a weak heart - it is horrible!***
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Makes me sick to my stomach that the people in the video do nothing, all just look at her and walk past. Makes me glad to live in a society where I doubt 18 people would walk past if my daughter was lying on the road like that.

Hope she pulls through in the end.


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  Reply # 534835 18-Oct-2011 16:47 Send private message

xpd: I dont watch stuff like that, I have an almost two year old, dont want to think of anything like that happening to her.

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Read the story and it nearly made me physically sick (2yo daughter and 7yo daughter)

No way in hell could I watch the video

DONT DO IT!

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  Reply # 534871 18-Oct-2011 18:09 Send private message

yeah its pretty brutal. I needed to see it to see it was in any way avoidable or any accident. Its sickening, and all those people involved would have known something was up.

But dont put this just on the Chinese, this is fast becoming the norm, being unconcerned with the welfare of others...



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  Reply # 534938 18-Oct-2011 20:24 Send private message

MikeyPI: yeah its pretty brutal. I needed to see it to see it was in any way avoidable or any accident. Its sickening, and all those people involved would have known something was up.

But dont put this just on the Chinese, this is fast becoming the norm, being unconcerned with the welfare of others...


i hope not. personally, i dont think this will ever happen in NZ...





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  Reply # 534961 18-Oct-2011 21:20 Send private message

Absolutely heart breaking.

I think it's the mentality Chinese people grow up in.
With a population of 1.3 billion and tough times for the last few decades, it is basically 'everyone for themselves'.

Get well soon, little girl.

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