If you've ever wondered what it'd be like to experience an automatic car wash outside a vehicle, Josh Hood could tell you—and he wouldn't recommend it. 

While the Louisiana man was cleaning the wash's interior, the hose he was using got wrapped about a moving brush, which bound him to the spinning apparatus. Fortunately, one of his colleagues was able to stop the machine and free him after approximately 30 seconds.

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Hood escaped with minor cuts and bruises, and he told the UK's Daily Mail it "was scarier than anything I've ever been through in the military."

So lesson learned: Before cleaning a car wash, make sure everything comes to a complete stop. 


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