Amusing video shows taxi driver abandoning his vehicle as cops chase

Amusing video shows taxi driver abandoning his vehicle as cops chase

- A video was shared showing a taxi driver fleeing his vehicle as he approaches a roadblock

- Police officers are then seen running after him while another cop jumps into the driver seat to stop the moving taxi

- Social media users left a host of funny remarks and also likened the footage to the Grand theft auto video game

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Social media users were left in stitches following footage of a taxi driver pulling off a great escape to evade a roadblock.

The video shows a blue taxi cruising towards a group of traffic officers.

As the taxi gets close, the driver suddenly jumps out and runs away at blistering speed.

Some of the officers run after him while another jumps into his moving taxi in an attempt to stop it.

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The video was posted by the ever-popular, Man’s Not Barry Roux (@AdvBarryRoux) Twitter account.

Briefly.co.za noted that most found the video to be hilarious but many questions were raised as to its origins.

Eventually, some background was provided and the video was seemingly taken in Kenya as officers attempted to catch drunk drivers.

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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