Watch: Girl slips onto track at Gwalior railway station, escapes unhurt

, 2:33 PM IST

A tragedy was averted at Gwalior railway station’s platform number one on Sunday.

In a horrifying moment, a girl hailing from Gwalior slipped into a gap between platform and train while trying to board a train. She slipped entirely into the gap as the train continued to move. However, it was stopped following the alert.

Fortunately, a nearby vendor saved the girl.

According to reports Raveena residence of Gwalior was travelling to Bhopal to write her B Ed examination. She was about to board the Taj Express, suddenly she slips onto tacks.

However, the woman was rescued safely by a brave vendor identified as Ashok. “I caught her hand in time or else she would’ve fallen deep into gap between train and platform”, told the man who rescued woman.

Fellow passengers consoled Raveena who was in shock, and pat the vendor’s back for his quick thinking.