Astonishing! Grantham man on mobility scooter cheats death after missing car by inches

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Shocking footage of an elderly man who cheated death after narrowly missing an oncoming car on his mobility scooter has been watched by over 5,000 stunned viewers.

The dashcam footage shows the man check to see if the coast is clear in one direction before crossing London Road in Grantham, only to miss a car coming on the opposite of the road.

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The car manages to stop just in time to miss the man, who seems oblivious to the near miss.

Jim Taylor, who uploaded the video to YouTube, said: “Looks like this man has used all his nine lives!”

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