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Head-On Collision Caught On Camera Perfectly Shows Why Dash Cams Are Vital for Evidence

The video prompts a discussion of some good dashcam products on the market.

A truck is seen from a dash cam making a left turn onto a busy road. After completing the turn, the truck accelerates and should simply have been on its way. But for some unexplained reason, the driver of the truck crosses back over the center line into oncoming traffic, causing a very bizarre and dangerous scene. Check out what happens in the video below. 


The clip was uploaded to TikTok by user @carcrashvid.

Dash cams benefit drivers in a number of ways, giving drivers confidence and peace of mind as they continuously monitor and record the road.

"By collecting video evidence from your vehicle, they can prove what happened in an accident, help you contest speeding tickets, and even reduce your insurance premiums," writes TechRadar.

So readers might be wondering what the best dash cam is for them.

"We’ve put in the miles to answer that question," the article continues. The review of products is here. "Our team of expert testers has spent hundreds of hours trialing the latest dash cams. Our reviewers install these cameras in their cars, before driving in various weather and lighting conditions, to assess their usability, features, and video quality in the real world."

We post videos such as these as part of our coverage because we hope there are specific behaviors drivers can learn and implement to help make our roads safer for all of us.

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