How was your commute to work this morning? Because even if you’re reading this in downtown L.A., New York, or D.C., chances are it was not as bad as THIS!
The people of China are coming back to work this week following a seven day holiday called “Golden Week.” In fact, half of the Chinese population – roughly 500,000 MILLION people – are expected to be using the road and railway system as they make their journey back to work after the festivities.
And boy, are they suffering. Take a look at this drone footage that captured one especially nasty snarl up near a toll booth:
Yes, that is a FIFTY LANE INTERSTATE. And it’s still not enough to handle the huge number of cars as Chinese families set off back home.
So next time you are stuck in gridlock, just remember: it could be a heck of a lot worse.
What would you do if you were stuck in such a bad traffic jam? Let us know below.
H/T: London Telegraph