If you were to stumble across a wild animal while you were out minding your business, what would you do? Most people’s answer would probably involve them walking in the opposite direction. It’s no secret that animals can be unpredictable and it’s best to steer clear of anyone situations you’re unsure of.

But one construction worker in Australia decided to try his luck when he came in contact with a young kangaroo on a building site.

Instead of going on about his business and leaving the animal alone, the man decided to confront the kangaroo and provoke him.

Little did this man know, this kangaroo packed a mean punch (and kick) literally, and he was ready to make it very clear that he didn’t appreciate being stepped to.

Continue to page 2 to see footage from this crazy kangaroo encounter…