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Houston fire fighters responded to an unusual call Friday morning — an SUV had plunged from the third floor of a parking garage.

The owner was driving on the third floor of a garage located at the corner of Kirby Drive and Seuss Drive near the Texas Medical Center when the incident happened at around 7:40 a.m.

She told first responders she accidentally hit the gas instead of her brakes, sending her into a free fall.

The vehicle crashed into the side of an apartment building.

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Firefighters were able to crack open the door of the vehicle to retrieve the woman, who walked away from the accident in what’s being called a “miracle.”

The man whose apartment was struck said his bedroom sustained damage, but he was luckily asleep on the couch.

Drive safely, Houston!

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