Watch: Split second decision nearly sinks sailboat

Watch: Split second decision nearly sinks sailboat

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Many have had one of those moments where we make a split second decision.  

And sadly for some of us -- thanks to the fact that nearly everyone has a smartphone -- the world can watch when those decision fail miserably.  

Case in point -- the above YouTube post.  

The video was captured by a young man watching boats leaving for a day of sailing in southern Norway.  

Watch as the captain tries to clear a pedestrian drawbridge as it starts to close.  

The skipper and his three passengers were not hurt -- the same can not be said for the sailboat.

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