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Navigation system kills driver

January 4 2008

Man, follow the guidance of the navigation system GPS, almost died, drove his car on railroad tracks in the prestigious New York City neighborhood of Bedford Hills. The train crushed the car left on the rails, but the driver of the vehicle managed to jump out in time, and no one was hurt.

32-year-old Bo Bai turned to the right, as pointed out by the system, but at the intersection was on the track where his car was stuck. The driver jumped out of the car and began waving his arms to warn the driver. The man came down the tracks for a moment before the train was moving at a speed of about 100 km per hour, slammed into his car.

After the collision, the train dragged the car about 30 meters. About 500 passengers were forced to wait for the accident for two hours. The accident also heavily damaged 76 meters of track. As the representatives of the railroad, a man and his insurance company will cover all the damage, estimated in the hundreds of thousands of dollars.

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