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A koala caused trouble for several commuters in Australia when it stopped traffic by attempting to cross a local road.

Koala causes traffic jam after attempting to cross road play

Koala causes traffic jam after attempting to cross road

(Mike Phipps)

 

Mike Phipps posted the photo and video on Facebook of the koala cautiously walking across the roadway as traffic began to pile up on Brisbane Valley Highway.

Koala causes traffic jam after attempting to cross road play

Koala causes traffic jam after attempting to cross road

(Mike Phipps)

 

Drivers can be seen exiting their vehicles as a police officer attempted to guide the animal off of the road.

Koala causes traffic jam after attempting to cross road play

Koala causes traffic jam after attempting to cross road

(Mike Phipps)

 

"Police officer showed great restraint in not arresting offender," Phipps wrote.

"Only in Australia! Made our day."

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