• Short Summary

    Sports car test driver walks unharmed from a 130 m.p.h. crash.

  • Description

    Daytona Beach, Florida, United States of America (USA).

    GV. Daytona beach, car comes into picture and camera pans with it as it speeds along the beach - this is sports car test drive. LV. Car coming towards camera, goes into a skid and starts to turn over. As it goes crashing past the camera, car does somersaulting through the air. GV. Onlookers run to rescue the driver. They bend down to look into the car and start to help the driver out as other cars and ambulances arrive on the scene. Driver is pulled out and starts to walk away with a man on either side of him. SCU. Driver, Bill Norkett, on his back being attended to by ambulance men.

    (F.G.) (Orig.G)

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    633.31
    Media URN:
    32585
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    21/02/1957
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:35:00 / 01:46:24:00
    Canister:
    57/16

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