A Car Flew Into the Second Floor of a Building in Santa Ana and the Video Is Insane

The car soared approximately 60 feet through the air

Early Sunday morning, the driver of a white Nissan Altima achieved the improbable feat of striking a median at high speed, soaring approximately 60 feet through the air, and crashing through the wall of a second-story dental office on 17th Street in Santa Ana.

Both the driver, who was reportedly arrested for DUI, and the passenger (neither of whom have been identified) escaped with minor injuries, and a small fire inside the office was extinguished when firefighters arrived on the scene. Urban search and rescue teams with both the Orange County Fire Authority and the L.A. County Fire Department collaborated on extracting the car from the building.

Photos of the car lodged in the wall of the building were stunning enough, but surveillance video captured by cameras at an adjacent motel show the airborne vehicle defying gravity and narrowly missing hitting both a car and a bus. Don’t try this at home. Or, like, anywhere.


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