5 Valuable steps on how to escape from a sinking car
The worst kind of accident is to be trapped in a car that crashes into a water body like a pond or a lake. What exactly do you do when the vehicle is sinking fast and you’re trapped and bound by the seatbelt? Well, fortunately there are several things you can do to get out of the predicament and such survival tips are extremely important to read as they may well save your life.
The most important thing to do of course when you crash into a lake is DONT PANIC!! Well!! C’mon, that’s what I’m supposed to say. Everyone one knows it’s easier said than done, the first thing most people will do when crashing into a lake is of course PANIC, and scream bloody hell!! But scream if you must because someone may hear you, at the same time, try to keep your wits about you and follow these steps to escape from a sinking car. You could save your own life!!
1 Undo The Seatbelt
Undo the seat belt as fast as possible. In fact as soon as you realise your car is in water, go for the seatbelt first. NOT THE WINDOW. If water gets to the seatbelt before you do then it’s a dicey situation because it could get jammed. If you can brace yourself from the impact and undo the seatbelt immediately after hitting water, that would be ideal.