2019年1月19日「behind the wheel」

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We’re going to turn next here to the royal scare. Britain’s Prince Philip was in an accident today, driving when his Land Rover flipped over.
Queen Elizabeth’s husband, who at 97 still likes to drive, colliding with another car.
The Queen’s husband, tonight, lucky to walk away unscathed from a crash that left his car overturned.
At around 3 o’clock local time, the 97-year-old prince, who was reportedly behind the wheel,
was pulling out of a driveway onto a busy public road near the Royal Sandringham Estate.
Police say he was involved in an accident with one other vehicle.
An eyewitness describing how the prince was helped out of his car and appeared very, very shaken.
Two people in the other vehicle treated for minor injuries.
He retired from official duties in 2017 and has looked increasingly frail in recent months.

英国のフィリップ殿下の運転する車が横転する事故があった
97歳で運転好きの殿下は別の車と衝突したという
車が横転した事故で無傷で済んだのは幸運だった
午後3時運転していたとされる97歳の殿下が—
別邸から交通量の多い公道に出ようとしたところ—
別の車も絡む事故が発生した
殿下は助けを借りて車を降りとても動揺していたという
別の車の2人は軽傷を負った
殿下は2017年に公務を引退し最近は衰えが見えていた

 

単語・熟語

behind the wheel
運転する

behind
後ろに

overturn
横転する

unscathed
無傷