WATCH: Driver loses control of car, crashes onto roof in China
BEIJING: A driver in China survived a horrific crash after it lost control of the vehicle and crashed onto the roof of nearby home.
The video of the incident was recorded on the CCTV camera, while onlookers shot the post-crash moments with their cellphones.
The driver, who was traveling in the town of Taizhou, said he was trying to avoid a collision on the road but accidentally hit the accelerator while also directing the SUV off the road.
Onlookers watched as the man sat stranded in the SUV, until police arrived and helped him down with a ladder.
Authorities later arrived on the scene to lift the SUV out of the roof using a crane.