AUSTIN, Texas (CBS SF) — A woman was recovering in an Austin, Texas hospital after her car tumbled seven floors from a parking garage, narrowing missing a vehicle on the street in a dramatic crash captured on video.
The crash took place in July but the dramatic video was released by Austin police on Thursday.READ MORE: Home Alone: Helping Pandemic Pets Cope When Their Owners Return To Work
“The police officer said he saw the video and he said, ‘Luckily you were moving forward or else it would have landed right on top of you,'” said William Burch, who was driving his SUV in the alley below the parking garage.READ MORE: 'Enough Is Enough!' Bay Area Lawmaker Urges Newsom To Impose Harsher Penalty For Attacks On Journalists
Burch was about to park and inspect a nearby construction project he’s managing when he heard commotion up above.
“My window was down and I heard something really loud and abnormal, so I just started driving forward and the vehicle landed on the backside of the Tahoe,” Burch said.MORE NEWS: Bay Area Sees Population Explosion Of Feral Cats; Pandemic Hinders Spay/Neuter Efforts
Burch was uninjured. The driver of the other car is hospitalized but expected to be okay.