Chinese Woman Saves Child Before Dying in Escalator Accident

A woman was sucked into an escalator shaft when a crate at the top came loose.
0:39 | 07/27/15

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This is a horrific story. An escalator accident caught on camera in China a mother dies seconds after pushing her toddler to safety. The woman and her son were riding an escalator when a medal for panel suddenly collapsed. Underneath that the woman pushes her son for just before she sucked down into the escalators shaft. That part is just. Too disturbing to show you so we won't officials say maintenance had been done on the ethically and workers forgot to screw the panel back into place. The boy fortunately was not hurt.

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