This video is a prime example as to why you should not cut off a tractor-trailer:

Thankfully, the truck was empty and the truck driver was only traveling at about 45 MPH in a 55 MPH area.

The driver captioned this video saying, “Please realize that there can be very serious consequences to suddenly cutting off a tractor-trailer — your life is not worth the risk.

Other truck drivers have posted similar videos warning against cutting off tractor-trailers, some motorists were not as lucky as this one:

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