Chinese driver rolls big-rig in traffic – Click above to watch video after the jump

Running a red light in your standard passenger vehicle is never a good idea. Trying to rush a trailer-laden semi-truck through a busy intersection is far, far worse. Such a machine has a lot of weight to throw around, as one Chinese driver recently learned. Physics strikes again!

The truck ends up on its side, but this crash could've been a lot worse. A quartet of two-wheeled traffic-goers hit the brakes at just the right time, and fortunately, a nearby cyclist was also paying rapt attention to the wayward cargo-hauler.

Click past the jump to watch a truck driver try to imitate Sam Hubinette... unsuccessfully.

[Source: YouTube via CarScoop]


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      Enmanuel Adobo Ortiz
      • 3 Years Ago
      Someone just saw fast five
      MiCKeY
      • 3 Years Ago
      Truck drifting, big in China.
      David
      • 3 Years Ago
      The container is the perfect length to squash the four bikers in the picture.
      gork
      • 3 Years Ago
      "2011 China Drift Competition"
      • 3 Years Ago
      [blocked]
      Bam
      • 3 Years Ago
      ...yea a real freakin idiot did this when on an apron ramp going from the 610 loop in Houston onto the I-10 freeway.....unfortunately he landed on an expedition and it killed the wife and 3 little kids in the back seat....leaving the husband to ????
      MattGMD
      • 3 Years Ago
      Trailer filled with lead-painted toys and toxic toothpaste rushing to ship products to the U.S.
      baldinia
      • 3 Years Ago
      That's four bikers who need to clean their underwear & consider themselves damn lucky to do it!
      rss0246
      • 3 Years Ago
      Yes, the truck is going too fast. But it's the scooter to his left that rolls into the intersection that forces the truck driver to delay starting his left turn until it's too late...
      zombieslayer431
      • 3 Years Ago
      i thought it was kinda funny :D
      underdog305
      • 3 Years Ago
      He did a great job strapping that container down, not.
      Robert Kyle
      • 3 Years Ago
      He was just trying to save time. he did, didn't he?
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