Earlier today in Australia, that land of epic coastlines, scary things, and questionable decisions, a man in a police chase drove his car into the goddamn ocean. There's no information yet on the driver's thought process, although it appears to have been a last-ditch effort to escape authorities. It turns out you can't magically keep driving around the edge of Australia without ever stopping for gas. After leading police on a sandy two-hour chase, he took a hard right turn into the briny shallows, as you can see in this very subtly watermarked video:

Sources: h/t Mashable | The West Australian