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Every driver's worst nightmare: Cement truck rams a Mercedes and drags it for hundreds of metres as merging manoeuvre goes horribly wrong

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  • Dash-cam footage shows a horrifying smash between a cement truck and a car
  • The car is dragged hundreds of metres after being caught in truck’s blind spot
  • The incident occurred travelling down busy Sydney highway, Parramatta Rd

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Horrifying dash-cam footage shows the moment a cement truck rams a Mercedes and drags it along the road for hundreds of metres when the driver tries to merge into another lane.

In the video, the driver of the truck indicates before pulling in the left-hand lane and side-swiping the white car before it is dragged along the busy Sydney road.

The crazy footage shows what can go wrong when you’re stuck in the blind spot of a massive truck – every driver’s worst nightmare.

The white Mercedes is horrifyingly dragged for hundreds of metres by the cement truck (pictured)

Every driver's worst nightmare: Cement truck rams a Mercedes and drags it for hundreds of metres as merging manoeuvre goes horribly wrong

The Mercedes finds its release (pictured) slamming into an advertising lamp post.

Luckily, no one was seriously injured

The footage was captured, June six, on Parramatta Road as traffic approaches the entrance to the M4 (one of Sydney’s main motorways).

The cement truck, used proper driving etiquette and displayed their blinker before the lane change.

However, it was too late for the white Mercedes.

The Mercedes was swept along with the with the cement truck, dragged for hundreds of metres.

The Mercedes found its release when slamming into the traffic lights post on the corner of the intersection.

In a flash, the Mercedes skids and smashes into an advertising lamp-post, destroying the marketing collateral.

According to the owner of the dash-cam footage, no one was seriously injured in the accident.

A lucky escape that could have ended in tears.

Every driver's worst nightmare: Cement truck rams a Mercedes and drags it for hundreds of metres as merging manoeuvre goes horribly wrong

The cement truck (centre) and Mercedes (bottom left) line up in traffic on Sydney’s busy highway, Parramatta Road, before the accident unfolds

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