A driver is lucky to live after being impaled by a three-meter-long metal bar during an accident in central China. The man lost control of his pickup truck after a tire burst and rammed into a row of metal barriers along a road in Xiaogan, Hubei province on Monday

& # 39; Hard & # 39; driver impaled with a three-meter-long metal rod after an accident remains calm as a cucumber while waiting to be rescued in his pick-up truck

  • Man lost control of his vehicle after a tire burst in Xiaogan, central China
  • He rammed the truck into a row of metal barriers along a road and was injured
  • Driver was left on the driver's seat by a three-meter-long metal beam
  • He was rushed to the hospital and doctors removed the bar in a two-hour operation

A driver is lucky enough to live after being struck by a massive metal bar during an accident in central China.

The man lost control of his pickup truck after a tire burst and was rammed into a row of metal barriers along a road in Xiaogan, Hubei province on Monday.

He was left on the driver's seat by a three-meter-long metal beam and could no longer move. Despite the horrific injury to his shoulder, the man remained surprisingly composed while waiting to be rescued by firefighters.

A driver is lucky to live after being impaled by a three-meter-long metal bar during an accident in central China. The man lost control of his pickup truck after a tire burst and rammed into a row of metal barriers along a road in Xiaogan, Hubei province on Monday

A driver is lucky to live after being impaled by a three-meter-long metal bar during an accident in central China. The man lost control of his pickup truck after a tire burst and rammed into a row of metal barriers along a road in Xiaogan, Hubei province on Monday

The driver was freed within 15 minutes after firefighters searched the bar. He is currently in a stable state after the doctor has successfully removed the beam in a two-hour operation

The driver was freed within 15 minutes after firefighters searched the bar. He is currently in a stable state after the doctor has successfully removed the beam in a two-hour operation

The driver was freed within 15 minutes after firefighters searched the bar. He is currently in a stable state after the doctor has successfully removed the beam in a two-hour operation

The driver was freed within 15 minutes after firefighters searched the bar. He is currently in a stable state after doctors have successfully removed the beam in a two-hour operation, according to Chinese reports.

The Xiaogan fire brigade was called at about 1:56 pm and rushed to the scene, Chutian Traffic Radio reported.

Images of the dramatic rescue shows firefighters finding ways to free the man without causing further injury.

Doctor Li Zhihua told Xiaogan Daily that the metal bar was about 4 centimeters (1.5 inches) thick and punctured through his neck and right shoulder blade.

Doctor Li Zhihua told Xiaogan Daily that the metal bar was about 4 centimeters (1.5 inches) thick and punctured through his neck and right shoulder blade.

Doctor Li Zhihua told Xiaogan Daily that the metal bar was about 4 centimeters (1.5 inches) thick and punctured through his neck and right shoulder blade.

The driver bumped into a row of metal barriers after a tire burst. The fire brigade of Xiaogan was called on Monday at approximately 1:56 PM and hurried to the stage

The driver bumped into a row of metal barriers after a tire burst. The fire brigade of Xiaogan was called on Monday at approximately 1:56 PM and hurried to the stage

The driver bumped into a row of metal barriers after a tire burst. The fire brigade of Xiaogan was called on Monday at approximately 1:56 PM and hurried to the stage

Eventually they used a large pair of cutters to free the man before he rushed him to Xiaogan Central Hospital.

Doctor Li Zhihua told Xiaogan Daily that the metal bar was about 4 centimeters (1.5 inches) thick and punctured through his neck and right shoulder blade.

The pole missed his heart, trachea, food pipe, and large blood vessels, Dr. added. Li ready.

The man was in a stable state after an emergency operation and remained in the hospital under observation.

Images of the dramatic rescue shows firefighters finding ways to free the man without causing further injury. He was finally freed within 15 minutes and hurried to the hospital

Images of the dramatic rescue shows firefighters finding ways to free the man without causing further injury. He was finally freed within 15 minutes and hurried to the hospital

Images of the dramatic rescue shows firefighters finding ways to free the man without causing further injury. He was finally freed within 15 minutes and hurried to the hospital

Network users were impressed by the calmness of the victim and called him & # 39; a true warrior & # 39;

Network users were impressed by the calmness of the victim and called him & # 39; a true warrior & # 39;

Network users were impressed by the calmness of the victim and called him & # 39; a true warrior & # 39;

The local police are investigating the case.

Network users were impressed by the calmness of the victim and called him & # 39; a true warrior & # 39 ;.

& # 39; This is what we & # 39; call a tough guy & # 39; & # 39; a response & # 39; found & # 39; read more than 120 times on the Chinese microblog site Weibo.

& # 39; He probably has too much pain to scream or say something. I wish him a speedy recovery, & another person said.

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