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Feb 24, 2005 - World´s most dangerous road- (The Death Road)

The "worlds most dangerous road" drops over 11,000 vertical feet as it snakes its way through the Andes to the edge of the Amazon basin. Imagine a road that clings to the side of a mountain, literally hewn from the rock. For the full length of the road, it is only one truck wide, except for the few places where there are passing bays, where the trucks squeeze by in the so called passing lane, with about only 2 centimeters to spare. On the right: a rock wall. One the left: a verticle cliff with an average depth of 300 meters. And verticle...

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