It looks like someone is in trouble, as a police officer’s dash cam video shows the law enforcement officer walk up to a car.
He approaches the window of the dark vehicle, and appears to be speaking to the driver.
However, it seems the car is creeping slowly forwards.
The policeman appears to shuffle to keep up with the car.
Viral video shows police pulling a car over – you won’t believe what happens next
Viral video shows police pulling a car over and you won’t believe what happens next
However, it soon appears all is not as it seems.
Soon the policeman is zooming off into the distance, along with a lamppost.
Then it becomes clear that the camera is moving, not the officer and the car.
The officer evenly notices his police car is running away from him and runs to catch up with.
Viral video: Police officer’s dash cam video shows the law enforcement officer walk up to a car
It is likely to be the last time this policeman leaves his handbrake off.
Viewers of the video comment on how mystified they were when first viewing it.
One wrote: “I thought the car was pulling off im like why is this cop so cool with this guy slowly driving away”. [sic]
Another said: “I thought the car was slowly pulling away! Until I realised the light was moving with it. The it hit me.”
Viral video: It becomes clear that the camera is moving, not the officer and the car
The post has had 133,884 views and 3,219 points on image-sharing site Imgur.
Another recent viral video shows the hilarious moment a snowboarder attempts to jump onto a ski lift, only for this to happen.
One man took this to the next level after attempting to jump on board at the bottom of the hill.
Yet his skiing companion suffered the consequences.