Good Samaritans lift minivan up to rescue trapped old woman

Good Samaritans lifted up a minivan to rescue a 71-year-old elderly woman trapped underneath it after an accident in southwestern China.

In CCTV video of the scene, captured in Zhaotong City in Yunnan Province today (November 30), a minivan making a U-turn knocks down an elderly woman crossing the road, then drives onto her leg pinning her underneath the vehicle.

Nearby passersby run to lift up the minivan together with the driver to rescue the elderly woman.

She was freed in a short time and was sent to hospital for treatment.

Fortunately, she only suffered minor injuries, reports said.