Receptionist is crushed and seriously injured by car driven off the second floor of a Brazilian showroom by a employee ‘with no driving licence’
- Incident happened in a central space of the Brazilian metropolis of Sao Paulo on Monday
- CCTV footage captured the car falling two flooring onto the reception desks beneath
- One lady, a 19-year-old receptionist, was left in a critical situation
- The 29-year-old valet who was driving the car was not licensed to drive
By Chris Jewers For Mailonline
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A teenage receptionist was crushed and seriously injured by a car driven off the second floor of a Brazilian showroom, dramatic CCTV footage has proven.
According to authorities, the car was being driven by a contractor who was in cost of cleansing the dealership’s automobiles who turned out to haven’t any driving licence.
The car tumbled ahead and landed upside-down and immediately on prime of the receptionist, who solely had a cut up second to see what was coming however no time to get out of the way in which.
A nonetheless from CCTV footage from contained in the car dealership in Sao Paulo, moments after the automobile got here crashing down on prime of a teenage receptionist sitting at a reception desk
Aftermath: Pictures from contained in the showroom present the car upside-down on its roof surrounded by damaged glass and a crushed reception space the place the receptionist was sitting
The incident happened in a central space of the Brazilian metropolis of Sao Paulo on Monday, twenty seventh September.
Two receptionists aged 19 and 22 who had been working on the Volkswagen dealership on the time had been injured, with the previous in a critical situation on the time of reporting.
CCTV footage of the incident exhibits the unassuming receptionist sitting within the center of a round pod of desks located close to the centre of the dealership’s foyer.
Suddenly, the bonnet of the white automobile is proven smashing by means of a glass bannister above, inflicting the receptionist to look upwards over her shoulder.
As the car flips ahead, the 19-year-old is proven making a futile try to maneuver away from beneath the car, which crashes down on prime of the desks, crushing the receptionist underneath its boot.
Pictures from contained in the dealership confirmed the aftermath of the stunning accident, with the car the wrong way up on its roof surrounded by shattered glass and the smashed reception desks.
A nonetheless seize from CCTV footage exhibits the split-second earlier than the car crushed the receptionist beneath after it was driven by means of a glass railing above
A nonetheless seize from CCTV footage exhibiting the second the automobile landed on prime of the reception space within the showrooms foyer, crushing a receptionist beneath
It later transpired that the 29-year-old valet who was driving the car that induced the accident was not licensed to drive, based on the authorities. He was additionally injured within the incident.
The younger man, who was working for a third-party company, was tasked with cleansing the automobiles on the showroom.
He had returned from a car wash and was parking on the second floor when he lost management of the automobile and crashed it onto the reception within the mezzanine from a peak of 20 toes, with the car touchdown on its roof.
The youthful receptionist was so badly injured with a number of fractures all through her physique that she needed to be transported to hospital by helicopter (pictured)
The valet was taken to hospital with a fractured leg and the 2 receptionists had been additionally taken to hospitals.
The youthful receptionist was so badly injured with a number of fractures all through her physique that she needed to be transported to hospital by helicopter.
Her older colleague, then again, was handled for minor accidents.
The case has been registered with the police as inflicting bodily harm whereas driving and driving unlicensed or whereas disqualified.
The investigation is ongoing.