Talk about a brush with death. Surveillance video caught the terrifying seconds before and after a 20-year-old man in Australia narrowly cheated meeting his maker after stepping into the path of an oncoming train.

To compound the situation, he was fined $2,000 for ignoring warning signs demarcating the area. Our guess is it'll be the happiest $2,000 he's ever spent.

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