Don’t worry, there’s nothing wrong with your eyes, and no, you’re not tripping. This is indeed a Caterpillar 319D LN scaling two steel platforms to get onto a rail car.
OP informs us that it happened in Kansas City, and this CAT operator needed to get himself in a position for unloading the shipment of crushed rock. He was probably working against a very tight deadline, which called for some extreme measures. Well, what’s more extreme than this excavator parkour?
Now I really want to see it climb out!
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