Chinese residents flip car onto its side to clear path for fire engine

A group of Chinese residents flipped a car on its side to give way to a fire engine on May 10.

In the video, shot in Nanbu County in Sichuan Province, a fire engine was forced to stop on a road as several cars were illegally parked and blocked its way.

The fire engine attempted to squeeze through the narrow space but failed.

Nearby people teamed up to lift a white car and flipped it onto its side to clear the road for the fire engine to pass through.

According to reports, the fire engine was on its way to rescue a house fire. Fortunately, the fire did not cause serious injuries despite the delay.