The moment that stops the heart, the man was almost crushed after trying to grab the door of the train before being rescued by a quick-thinking guard
- A man at Dadar Railway Station in Mumbai, India was rescued by a heroic guard
- A few moments separated him from the fact that the train smashed his head at the station
- The man missed a few inches in the incident, squeezing him to death
This is the moment that stops the heart when a man cheated death when he came a few inches away from having his head smashed by a train.
The man stumbled as he tried to grab the door of a moving train at Mumbai’s Dadar Railway Station, India.
He was incredibly rescued by two fast-acting security guards who rushed to the man and dragged him to the platform.
The man was lucky to stay alive after his head appeared to be under a train in Mumbai
Quick-witted stewards managed to get him to safety at Dadar Railway Station in Mumbai
CCTV recorded a dramatic rescue that took place on January 12 in front of shocked passengers.
One eyewitness said: “It seems like it all happened so fast, the man clung to the train window and ran desperately to follow as he hurried.
‘Suddenly he lost his base and it looked like he was going to be sucked under it.
“Just a few meters away was a family with a child and they watched in horror.
A breathtaking shot was filmed by CCTV at the train station
“The man’s head disappeared under the train and everyone was afraid of the worse until they ran up to the security guard and pulled him free.
“The man looked unconscious, but at his mercy he was not badly injured. He must have missed being crushed a few inches. ‘
An unnamed man was admitted for treatment to JJ Hospital in Mumbai.