A teenage driving force has crashed into every other automotive after pulling her hat over her eyes as a part of the so-called “Chicken Field Problem”.
The 17-year-old was once (unsuccessfully) seeking to emulate characters from Chicken Field, a Sandra Bullock film the place characters are pressured to blindfold themselves to flee an apocalypse led to through supernatural beings.
Characters who take a look at the movie’s villains are pushed mad and in the end kill themselves after struggling visions that urge them to die.
The not going craze noticed Netflix warn the general public to not reproduction the characters and embark at the problem.
However, numerous movies of folks seeking to do issues whilst blindfolded were circulated on-line – with some reckless motorists protecting their eyes whilst at the back of the wheel.
Police in Utah, the place the crash took place, mentioned the outcome was once “predictable” – with drifting into oncoming visitors and hitting every other automotive.
Lt Travis Lyman, the executive of Layton Police, mentioned “fortuitously” there have been no accidents – however added that he by no means idea he must warn the general public to not force whilst blindfolded.