A cyclist in Poland has survived being hit by a fast-moving train at a level crossing.

The 26-year-old man was knocked over and fell to the ground following the dramatic crash.

But he suffered injuries that were not believed to be life-threatening, according to reports.

He was also thought to have been fined $180 for ignoring a red light.

CCTV footage has been released of the incident which happened in the Polish city of Opole on 5 November.

The country's national railway service put it out to highlight the dangers of not paying attention at level crossings.

Click here to see the video.