Romanian truck driver hero on the highway in Germany

A truck driver from Romania is a hero in Germany. He managed to stop a BMW driven by a woman who had lost consciousness. The car was running in the opposite direction.


The incident took place on a motorway near Neuss-Uedesheim. A Romanian driver, behind the wheel of a TIR, noticed from a distance a BMW driving in the opposite direction. She realized that a woman who had lost consciousness was behind the wheel. The car was crossing a footbridge on the A57 and was coming in the wrong direction. The 49-year-old man acted quickly. He managed to block the car on the emergency lane, between the protective railing and the truck he was driving.

The other traffic participants thought it was an accident and called the emergency number, he notes. Truel. On the spot, the police found out that it had been, in fact, a heroic deed. The truck driver from Romania had saved the life of the woman behind the wheel and maybe of other traffic participants, who were driving regularly.

The truck driver and another driver gave first aid to the 57-year-old woman. According to the local television station Westdeutscher Rundfunk (WDR), she was picked up by an ambulance and transported to the hospital, being now out of any danger. The reasons why the driver lost consciousness are not yet known.

“It was a heroic deed!” This is how the German police categorized the Romanian’s gesture.

Another truck driver from Romania, public danger in Germany

Unfortunately, lately, there has been more bad news from Germany, with TIR drivers in Romania in the foreground. Two months ago, a man was caught driving on the highway without a wheel. He was fined 1,200 euros.

A year ago, a truck driver from our country caused a chain accident on a highway in Germany. 12 cars collided. Two people lost their lives and four were injured.

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