Here's What It Looks Like When A Brinks Truck's Back Door Opens

...and the cash spills out onto the highway...

A Brinks truck accidentally opened up and SPILLED CASH all over a highway in East Rutherford, New Jersey yesterday morning and . . . well . . . chaos ensued.

The driver got out of the truck and ran across the highway, trying to pick up cash. Then as other drivers started realizing what happened, they got out of THEIR cars to grab some money.

Amazingly, no one got hit by a car, but there were at least TWO CRASHES as people stopped in the middle of the highway to grab the free money.

And . . . it might not even BE free money. The East Rutherford police say that anyone who took cash can turn it in and they won't face charges . . . but if they hang onto it, they could be in trouble.

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