Video shows woman standing in middle of road despite oncoming traffic -- but netizens are enraged that nobody stepped in to help

A video of a woman standing in the middle of a busy road has been circulating on Facebook.

Facebook user Carol Poh posted the video yesterday (Dec 11) at 6.11pm.

In the video, the woman is seen standing facing oncoming traffic, gesturing and shouting at the vehicles passing by her.

It is uncertain why she is doing this but several netizens who watched the video suspected that she may be mentally unsound.

Many viewers slammed the original poster for laughing while recording the spectacle instead of offering assistance.

Others were disappointed that nobody stepped in to help the woman throughout the clip seeing how she was in a dangerous situation.

Watch the video below.