Auto plunges seven floors from parking garage into alley below

The dramatic moment of impact when the woman's BMW smashes into the ground after flying seven stories down

The dramatic moment of impact when the woman's BMW smashes into the ground after flying seven stories down

The harrowing incident happened on July 13, but the Austin Police Department just released video of the scene. According to the Austin-Travis County EMS and Austin police, the woman's vehicle made it past the retention wires of the Littlefield parking garage on the seventh floor, and her BMW even struck the building across the alley on its way to the ground, where it ruptured a gas line. Both the driver of the BMW and the driver of the Tahoe were reportedly okay after the incident.

In what can be seen as an unfathomable situation, a surveillance video camera captured a vehicle falling into view out of nowhere at a parking garage in Austin, Texas.

The video shows a Chevrolet Tahoe trying to turn around in an alley. She had accidentally hit the gas pedal instead of the brakes and smashed through the garage cable barriers. Authorities said the woman was seriously injured.

The BMW fell seven floors out of a parking garage in downtown Austin, smashing onto the pavement, slamming into the SUV and coming to rest on its roof, KXAN reported.

Various bystanders run to the woman's aid, with one person opening the driver's door and communicating with the driver.

In September 2016, that same garage was cited by Austin officials over unsafe barrier cable systems.

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