Quick change of mind
Have you ever noticed that the more in a rush you are to get to somewhere, to longer it takes to get there? Whether you’re speeding down the road or contemplating performing some Indiana Jones type of stunt, shaving off a few seconds isn’t worth risking your safety.
And it took a near-miss for this guy to learn that important lesson. When he arrived at his workplace, the security guard began raising the automated gate. He was going to duck and enter when the gate was four feet off the ground but decided against it. Not long after, the gate came crashing down, and it would’ve crushed the OP if he hadn’t stepped back.