A gas station clerk in Bulgaria tried to stop a customer from smoking a cigarette while refueling his car. After a few brief words, security footage shows the clerk opted for the overkill method of resolving the issue.

Was the clerk overreacting? Maybe. Would I also argue he was just doing his job and protecting the lives of others, perhaps too well? Yeah. Hell yeah. Ice that kidā€™s ass all the way back to the Supreme store from whence he came.

Evidently, as CarScoops reported via Zapernik, the police have opened an investigation into the incident. Now, hereā€™s an old but good video showing what can happen if you donā€™t get blown away in a cloud of flame retardant powder by a temperamental station clerk after lighting one up: