Catching a lift: Video shows man in wheelchair grabbing onto a truck

Catching a lift: Video shows man in wheelchair grabbing onto a truck

South Africans were left stunned after a video went viral which showed a wheelchair-bound man manoeuvring onto a road and grabbing hold of a moving truck. He took "catching a lift" to an entirely new level.

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On Tuesday, a video was shared on social media which showed a man in a wheelchair hitching onto a moving truck.

The footage was shared on Facebook by South Africa Live and in less than a day it went viral, reaching over 87,000 views in just a couple of hours.

Briefly.co.za could not determine where or when the video was taken, but it is believed it took place in South Africa.

Catching a lift: Video shows man in wheelchair grabbing onto a truck

Screenshots of the video. Photo credit: South Africa Live/Facebook.
Source: Facebook

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South Africans could not believe their eyes and they flooded the comment section with their two cents' worth on the footage.

A lot of social media users pointed out that his reckless behaviour could have been what landed him in a wheelchair in the first place.

Herbert Chiname commented: "Could be the same attitude that got him in a wheelchair in the first place."
Khalid Bucchianari added: "that's stupid.. perhaps that's how he ended up in wheelchair in da 1st place.. hooked on doing this??"
Billy Kunditi wrote: "Activities that causes such disabilities even loss of life... Must be suicidal."

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Take a look at the video below:

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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