Teenager crashes into vehicle while trying Bird Box blindfold challenge

Driver who crashed while blindfolded was participating in ‘Bird Box Challenge’

Following star Sandra Bullock's lead, the teen intentionally blindfolded herself on Monday afternoon while driving by pulling her beanie down over her eyes.

Videos of people trying to do things while blindfolded have attracted widespread attention online, and Netflix tweeted a warning about the challenge last week.

Police suspect that a recent viral challenge inspired by the popular Netflix horror movie Bird Box was responsible for a auto accident on Monday.

The movie Bird Box has become a social media sensation since its, with viewers sharing hilarious memes about being blindfolded to avoid certain situations.

The driver veered into oncoming traffic and struck a passenger auto.

The 17-year-old girl's auto drifted into oncoming traffic shortly after she pulled her hat down over her eyes while driving on a Layton highway Monday afternoon, hitting a vehicle, a utility pole and, finally, a sound wall.

The teen, who is not being named, then crossed over into oncoming traffic, hit a white SUV and crashed into a light pole, police said, according to ABC4.

"Honestly, I'm nearly embarrassed to have to say "Don't drive with your eyes covered", but you know apparently we do have to say that". "The stakes are just so high and it's just such a potentially unsafe thing as it is: to try and do it in that way is inexcusable".

Sadly, some people still are still embracing the stupid, as seen by this 16-year-old motorist in the USA.

Age and inexperience are poor excuses; this person purposefully blinded themselves at the controls of a two-ton metal missile and put innocent lives at risk.

Authorities say no one was injured during the crash.

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