Watch motorcyclist narrowly avoid being crushed by an oncoming lorry

Helmet footage shows lucky escape as lorry driver fails to spot motorcyclist
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What was supposed to be a normal ride home nearly became a tragic accident for a London motorcyclist. He managed to escape being crushed by an oncoming lorry - the driver of which completely failed to see the biker.

Watch the incredible near miss below.

The biker remains remarkably calm after seeing his motorbike crushed. One eyewitness ensured the motorcyclist was okay - giving him a reassuring hug after escaping a potentially horrific accident.

The video was posted on YouTube on Monday and has already racked up 300,000 views.