This Video Shows Why You Should Never Follow Another Car Too Closely | Inside Edition

This Video Shows Why You Should Never Follow Another Car Too Closely

Dashcam video shows a tailgating driver losing control after a car in front hits the brakes.

This footage shows why you should never follow another vehicle too closely.

The video shows an SUV driving right behind another vehicle on I-41 in Wisconsin last Thursday.

Read: TV Reporter Is Nearly Mowed Down By Colliding Cars Live On Air

Seconds later, the driver in front presses their brakes – and  tailgating SUV loses control.

After swerving from side to side, the SUV veers off the highway and plows into the grassy median before coming to a stop.

Read: Newlywed Who Fled Police in 'Just Married' Car Said He Was 'Trying to Process Everything': Cops

Cops identified the tailgater as a 42-year-old woman who was given a citation. No one was hurt.

Watch: Driver Gets Robbed and Attacked After Sitting in His Car After Crash