Mis-step: Driver confuses stairway for road (VIDEOS)
Video of the incident, filmed in the Vitacura area, shows the driver coming to a sudden stop when she realizes her error. As she steps out of the car it quickly bounces down the remaining steps before crashing into a glass door.
Señora pensaba que era bajada de estacionamiento y .... pic.twitter.com/iV515cPSDh— Alexis Azar Massú (@noesporAzar) August 10, 2017
Witness Alexis Azar Massú tweeted that she believed the steps led to underground parking area. RT.com reached out to Massú who provided permission to use his video.
CCTV footage shared by Massú shows the driver being helped out of the car. As she steps out the car suddenly descends. It is not known if the handbrake was deployed.