Russian Girl Gets Lucky…This Time

Drivers from Russia and its neighboring countries often get a bad rep in regards to protecting pedestrians (and for good reason…) on the road, but it’s not always like that, as you’ll see for yourself in the following video. One thing you must remember is that large commercial vehicles like trucks or in this case, a bus, need a lot more room and time to stop if something happens than your regular passenger car. The young girl from Ufa, the capital city of the Republic of Bashkortostan in Russia, was recorded on the dash-cam jumping out and running across the road without looking to see if anyone was coming – how could she miss an entire bus? Luckily for her, the driver was paying attention and was able to stop in time – the only thing that hit her were some, no doubt, harsh words… By John Halas