Worthing man filmed accident which cost his leg

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A FATHER-OF-THREE who filmed the shocking accident which led to him losing his leg has watched the footage back for the first time.

Former freelance cameraman Noel Greaves-Lord, 52, of St Michael’s Road, Worthing, was shooting footage in Cannes, France, in 2010, for a friend’s website when a motorcyclist lost control of his bike and crashed into him.

The impact broke Noel’s right leg in numerous places.

“I heard a horrible metal crunching sound and the bike was pretty much on top of me,” said Noel. “It was a split second between him coming off and the bike hitting me.”

To see footage of the accident, watch the video above.

For the full story, see the Worthing Herald, Thursday, May 22.




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