Lorry hangs off 65ft-high motorway bridge after driver skids on wet China road

Dramatic moment lorry teeters on the edge of a 65ft-high motorway bridge after its driver skids on wet surface and smashes through barriers in China Driver skidded on slip road on Zunyi-Chishui Expressway in Guizhou Province, Southern China  Co-driver had to be rescued by the fire service but driver climbed out of cab  Lucky pair avoided a fire because lorry's fuel tank broke off during crash 

By Harry Howard For Mailonline

Published: 18:25 GMT, 1 March 2019 | Updated: 18:25 GMT, 1 March 2019

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This is the dramatic scene of a lorry teetering on the edge of a China motorway bridge above a 65-foot drop, with its stricken co-driver still trapped inside. 

The lorry's driver skidded on a wet slip road on the Zunyi-Chishui Expressway in southern China's Guizhou Province, before slamming through crash barriers. 

The footage shows most of the cab hanging at an angle off the bridge. 

This is the dramatic moment a lorry teeters on the edge of a 65ft-high motorway bridge, in Southern China's Guizhou Province after its driver skidded on a wet slip road before smashing through crash barriers

The emergency services found the driver already out of his cab when they arrived, but they had to rescue the co-driver, who was still trapped inside

This is the dramatic moment a lorry teeters on the edge of a 65ft-high motorway bridge, in Southern China's Guizhou Province after its driver skidded on a wet slip road before

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