09/06/2014 07:36 BST | Updated 10/06/2014 06:59 BST

Machine On Building Site Malfunctions, Construction Workers Try To Fix It, Hilarity Ensues (VIDEO)

Hilarity indeed. Not least because the machine in question appears to have a life of its own, like WALL:E gone bad.

Check out what happened when 16 (count 'em!) construction workers gathered round to watch the malfunctioning concrete buffer... and then tried to stop it, using variously a bucket of water, a big stick and some tarpaulin.

(Via Twenty Two Words)