Man Takes Wild Wheelchair Ride
Updated: 14:14, Friday June 08, 2007
A man in a wheelchair has been taken on a high-speed ride after being caught on the
front bumper of a truck without the driver realizing.
Ben's chair attached to the lorry
Ben Carpenter, 21, was crossing the road at an intersection in
Paw Paw, west of Detroit, where the truck had stopped at a red light.
The light changed to green when Mr Carpenter was still in front of
the lorry but the driver failed to see him, pushing him down the road at speeds up to 50 mph.