WATCH: Bloke gets swallowed by broken escalator

Ever wondered about the floor opening up and swallowing you?  

One unfortuante lad named Mehmet Ali Erik knows all about it.

He was walking on a broken escalator in Instabul, Turkey, alongside dozens of other people, when the unmoving esclator suddenly opened up and swallowed him. 

Watch the freaky footage above. 

The man survived the ordeal, although allegedly it took an hour to get him out.