“Man knows nothing about counterweight,” writes one commenter. “He should have been sitting high side,” agrees another. Another surmises about the alternative endings this could have had: “This could have gone completely wrong.” “What the hell did he think would happen?” asks a viewer of the video. “You’re leaning the wrong way, there buddy,” advises another. Another user expresses dismay of another sort: “I’m surprised he made it that far,” he writes. Well, yes, we must admit it’s far too easy to imagine ways this could have gone terribly worse. So we’re glad it was just a good, solid wipeout. Recommended For You

Video of Man’s Brutal Garage Door Mishap Has People TalkingLook Here for More Recent Science and Technology Stories: Engineering Mishaps, Space, Gadgets, Software, Hacks, Experiments, Smart Homes, Drones and MoreSee our Facebook page for more stories like this and to suggest topics for us to cover