Girl survives after being run over by train in Maharashtra. (Representative image) (Image source: Flickr) Photograph: (Others)
The girl was thrown in the middle of the track by the impact as the train moved over her body
A dramatic video of a girl being run over by a train at a railway station in India's Mumbai has surfaced.
What's more shocking is the girl has managed to survive.
The girl was thrown in the middle of the track by the impact as the train moved over her body.
The incident took place at Kurla railway station, Mumbai.
According to police, 19-year-old Pratiksha Natekar was wearing earphones and speaking to a friend while walking on the tracks.
"As she was busy over the phone, she didn't hear a goods train thundering down the tracks. When she suddenly looked up the train had already reached her. She panicked and ran first towards the platform and then straight into the train," senior police inspector Ashok Bhorade from Kurla Government Railway Police said.
She suffered an injury near her left eye and was taken to Rajawadi Hospital from where she was discharged after treatment
Watch the full video here.