- A Facebook user shared the video of the incident
- The taxi driver was driving in the wrong lane to get ahead of the traffic
- He encountered a police car and had nowhere to hide
A viral video shows the hilarious moment a taxi driver encountered a police car while driving in the wrong lane.
Briefly.co.za learned that a Facebook user, Levi Shishler, shared the video on his page, where it has gone viral. He posted it with the caption:
Guess it wasn't much of a time saver in the end Mr Taxi driver.
The video shows the taxi stuck in the lane meant for approaching traffic. After a while, it becomes apparent that the taxi driver was being blocked by a traffic police car.
The police car then forced the taxi driver to reverse all the way back.
Levi's footage has been viewed over 295,000 times and shared over 5,000 times. Hundreds of people have also commented on it. It's however unclear where the incident occurred.
Many commenters said it was a welcome case of instant karma. See some of their reactions below.
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