In May this year a police officer in Fairfax County, Virginia, United States escaped death by a whisker when a teenager lost of control of his BMW car.
On the fateful day, the cop was making a routine traffic stop, about 20 miles from Capitol Hill.
Out of the blue, a black 2018 BMW M3 driven by a 17-year-old lost control.
Ina video captured by a dashcam, the unidentified police officer is seen running for his dear life, narrowly escaping a catastrophic crash.
The driver who had being pulled over was rushed to the hospital with minor injuries.
Meanwhile, the teen driver was charged with misdemeanour reckless driving.
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This happened in Fairfax County.
A car, driven by a teenager, going 120 mph loses control, crosses over a median, hits a car that is pulled over and somehow barely misses a police officer.
The driver of the gray car sent to hospital with minor injuries. pic.twitter.com/elFQPvyqHe
“Parents and guardians should consider using this video as an opportunity to have a conversation with their teen drivers about how their driving behaviour can affect the lives of others,” police said.