Watch This Guy Try To Kill A Spider By Setting His Car On Fire

In retrospect, a newspaper might've been a better idea

Watch as this guy in Michigan accidentally sets his car on fire while trying to kill a spider.

Apparently, he was filling up his car at a petrol station when he noticed the dreaded arachnid on the car's fuel cap, so he did the only sensible thing he could do in that situation: try to set it on fire with his lighter.

Fortunately for the man, he managed to escape harm during the blaze. The spider wasn't so lucky.

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