A police constable in Knowsley, England was responding to a multi-car crash when this speeding Mercedes lost control and plowed into a rescue vehicle. Looks like the police Land Rover saved this officer’s life by inches.
NASCAR Camping World Truck Series driver Korbin Forrister lost control of his truck coming out of the pits today during practice for the Great Clips 200, giving fellow driver Tyler Reddick a bit of a surprise.
This weekend, a man brought a micro sprint car with a stuck throttle to a halt with what looks like, based on a tweet by Fast Four Media, nothing more than a little bit of toughness and a gigantic dosing of courage.
Adam Savage, of Mythbusters fame, told a story in his weekly podcast about how he used a siren retrofitted to his 1984 Toyota Land Cruiser to avoid an accident on Interstate 280 after his steering linkage shattered going over 50 miles per hour.
This pedestrian was minding his own business, making his way up the sidewalk when a big rig hauling beverage cans took a turn too hard and hurled its contents at him. The quick-thinking fellow found refuge in a nook... and proceeded to start cleaning up the street soon as the spray settled.
You'll sneer, you'll gasp, you'll pee your pants, you'll gasp again. Just watch how many consecutive horrific accidents the douchnozzle in this white Honda avoids by millimeters after attempting some seriously reckless overtaking.
Whoever's on the helm of this wayward Coca-Cola delivery truck (Isuzu?) is either talented or unbelievably lucky; managing to get the truck under control after what looks like a very hot skid on a wet road.
Sure, whales aren't totally uncommon in the waters surrounding Alaska, but you don't expect one to pop up in your landing path.
Yesterday, July 5th, a potentially catastrophic near-miss between two airliners was captured on video in Barcelona, Spain. We see an Aerolineas Argentinas Airbus A340-300 crossing a runway on which an Utair Boeing 767-300 was on final approach.
Some goofball figured they'd go ahead and drive into the path of a semi-truck running full steam ahead on the highway between Novorossiysk and Krasnodar in Russia. Good thing the trucker was on point, and his rig had really good brakes.
Driving an old supersports car on a wet highway is no easy task. Need proof? Watch this tuned NSX aquaplane off the freeway and nearly crash into a bridge.
Here we see a car spin on the highway and miss hitting three vehicles, one of which is a semi truck. That's what we call lucky.
A Formula 2 driver is racing in Belgium, going 150 miles per hour when he sees a massive jam suddenly emerge out of the mists. In what could be the save of the year, he dodges the other cars and what would be a catastrophic accident.
They call it hagwalah, and this is why it's the most reckless thing on the roads today — for spectators. Sheer chance stood between this guy and him being plowed into the dirt by a drifting Accord. Though, calling it drifting may be overstating the act by far wider a margin.
This extremely close call between a Polish pedestrian and a speeding car is just another example of the unbelievable things that can be accidentally captured by drivers with dash cameras.
There's an 18-year-old somewhere in Australia today who is in dire need of a new pair of undergarments. Police responded to the scene of an accident on the Fitzgerald Bridge in Raymond Terrace, Australia where a the man lost control of his Mitsubishi Magna and crashed through the guardrail. Instead of plummeting the…