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BMW driver seriously injured after slipper stuck on accelerator: Busan police

By Ahn Sang-yool
  • Published : Jan 19, 2018 - 17:00
  • Updated : Jan 19, 2018 - 17:00

A car crashed into a traffic sign in Gijang, Busan, after the driver’s slipper allegedly stuck on the accelerator pedal, local police reported.

The autmobile involved in the accident(Youtube)

The BMW sedan hit a traffic sign at high speed near Busan Premium Outlets at around 7:50 p.m. Thursday. The driver’s right arm was broken and he suffered internal organ damage during the accident. He was sent to a hospital immediately for treatment.

The police agency is still investigating to confirm the cause of the accident.

By Ahn Sang-yool (koolsangon@heraldcorp.com)