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Worst Driver in the Netherlands contestant runs over show’s host

A contestant on the show Worst Driver in the Netherlands, a format that was brought to the US and aired on the Travel Channel last summer as America’s Worst Driver, ran over the show’s host and a camera operator during a stunt.

You can see the frightening accident in the video below. Autoblog reports that “a contestant identified as Pim mistook the accelerator for the brake, veered off course, took his hands from the wheel, covered his eyes, struck a car and ran down both a camera man and the show’s host,” Ruben Nicolai, who was hospitalized as a result.

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