- A video has gone viral and South Africans are seeing the funny side
- It features a young boy who crashes his toy car into a tree and flees the scene
- The comical caption and the boy's actions struck a chord with social media users
During this time of year, South Africans are feeling even more festive than usual.
It therefore comes as no surprise that quite a few lighthearted videos have been trending via social media.
In this one, Twitter user HRH Neo (@Neo_Lekganyane) shared a hilarious video of a young boy who crashed his toy vehicle into a tree.
Neo tagged Minister of Transport Fikile Mbalula and his caption read:
"The roads are getting worse Minister!!! @MbalulaFikile. He even fled the scene."
The comical caption and adorable actions of the boy struck a chord with social media users, Briefly.co.za noted.
Based on the reactions, tweeps were keen to play along and it made for a thread filled with humorous comments.
Dimpho (@Dimpho_Tot) joked that the boy drank something before he drove:
"That’s what you get for driving under influence. This young man needs to be put in check."
RebelWithALoudMouth (@MAfrika_Lindani) made a telling observation and recommendation:
"Then he checks his hands just to make sure he's got no "blood in his hands"...umjita is a legend! Give this man a Danone."
RebelWithALoudMouth (@MAfrika_Lindani) highlighted the boy's panic-stricken behaviour:
"He doesn't even use the door (which is open) to get out."
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