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"Kill it with fire" is the standard Internet response to spiders, whether there are hundreds of millions of them blanketing an abandoned factory, falling off the ceiling in clumps in an infested house, or merely exploding into a few hundred mini-spiders when they're smashed. This rule, however, does not apply at gas stations. Someone forgot to tell this crucial fact to a man in Center Line, Michigan, just north of Detroit. The man later admitted to being deathly afraid of spiders and having panicked when he saw one on his gas tank, which led him to grab his lighter. I bet you can predict what happened next:

Sources: Fox2 Detroit