If there were a Guinness World Record for 'longest fence to fall over at one time' - and from our experience, it's only a matter of time before that actually becomes a real record - then this blunder from Jinhua City, in China's Zhejiang Province, should be the clear winner.
Weighing in at an astonishing 10 tonnes, the mile-long barrier was meant to separate two parts of a highway - but after a moderate gust of wind it ended up flat on the road in just 30 seconds.
So how long did it take to put back up again? Well, put it this way: a lot longer than 30 seconds. What's more, traffic police official Shao Zhichang has now admitted that this is the second time it has happened, and that a new fence has been ordered to replace it.
Still, at least it's not the most embarrassing thing to be caught on CCTV - as this incredible video gallery proves below...