By Charlotte MacLeod, Alisa Craig
After witnessing a wierd explosion, Janet turns into a murderer's subsequent target
Janet Rhys is riding throughout the backwoods of Canada whilst she sees the truck prior to her lose keep an eye on, destroy right into a snow financial institution, and turn sideways, thoroughly blocking off the line. Springing to motion, she darts right into a close by barn, looking for anything to take advantage of to rescue the individual trapped inside of. whilst she hears an explosion, Janet returns to discover the truck is not anything yet smoking wreckage, and the motive force has stolen her motor vehicle. Janet takes look after in an deserted condo, and is looking forward to aid to come back while the truck driver's accomplices set fireplace to her hideout. ahead of she is engulfed in flames, she leaps via a window and escapes into the snow. The killers imagine their witness is useless, and if Janet doesn't circulate fast, they are going to be correct.
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