According to the description posted along with the video, the incident had occurred on May 6 in Guangzhou, the capital of Guangdong province in China. The woman had reportedly slipped and got her leg stuck between the train's carriage and the platform.
The video makes for quite an interesting watch. On Facebook, the video has collected over 36,000 views and more than 1,000 reactions since being posted some 18 hours before writing this.
"United, you can accomplish anything," says one commenter on Facebook. "Good news! Once problem arises, the Chinese people should unite," says another on Twitter.
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