CCTV footage released by the Czech police shows the 77-year-old hurrying across the tracks. The man escaped serious injury, but will be receiving a fine for his reckless behavior. The worst thing is that none of the drivers stopped to help him.
Close Call of the Day: Storm chaser William Phuoc and his buddies happened to be in the right place at the right time to capture footage of a spectacular cloud-to-ground lightning strike.
200 meters to the left, and it would have been particularly apt that this shoot took place in Darwin, Australia.
Check out the resultant snapshot here