On saturday (9. June), there were about 17.30 o’clock in duisburg to a curious rear-end collision. A tortoiseshell had smuggled itself as a blind passenger into the car of a 53-year-old woman and bit her during the journey. Police say two people were slightly injured.
The 53-year-old was driving her renault in the left lane of the road when she suddenly felt a pain in her right arm. She could not believe her eyes when she realized that she had just been bitten by a tortoise.
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the woman was so frightened that she lost control of her vehicle and hit the car in front of her. Its 43-year-old driver was also slightly injured, as was the 53-year-old woman who was bitten. Both were treated on site by sanitarians from a requested ambulance.
How did the turtle get into the car?
The vehicles suffered property damage totaling about 10 million euros.000 EUR are estimated.
The shield survived the impact unharmed. The woman could not explain how the armored contemporary had gained access to her car. The reptile had to be taken to the police station and was picked up by the shelter staff.