Driver risks life attempting to traverse frozen Chinese river to avoid 50p toll bridge

Leon Poultney
Mandatory Credit: Photo by HAP/Quirky China News/REX (3518797a) Car driving across the frozen 1km-wide Yellow River Person risks life driving car across 1km wide frozen river, Ordos, Inner Mongolia, China - 18 Jan 2014 A driver is seen endangering their life by attempting to drive across the frozen 1km-wide Yellow River in Ordos, Inner Mongolia. The sliver-colored car drove onto the ice at dusk and took 10 minutes to arrive at the opposite bank.
Mandatory Credit: Photo by HAP/Quirky China News/REX (3518797a) Car driving across the frozen 1km-wide Yellow River Person risks life driving car across 1km wide frozen river, Ordos, Inner Mongolia, China - 18 Jan 2014 A driver is seen endangering their life by attempting to drive across the frozen 1km-wide Yellow River in Ordos, Inner Mongolia. The sliver-colored car drove onto the ice at dusk and took 10 minutes to arrive at the opposite bank.

Amazing images have surfaced that reveal the lengths some hard-up motorists will go to in order to avoid toll costs.