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Are you watch this incredible video we showed you yesterday a driver swallowed up with his car by a mud slide.
-- -- -- That -- can't move fast enough -- that drivers -- video editor for the Colorado Springs gazette and he was working when he got hit with those with that mud.
-- had the sense to whip out his camera and -- it.
John Jewish lawyers with us right now and joining us John reset the scene you're driving.
You noticed something bad going on.
Biggest cattle cars and come in the other direction.
So what do you do.
I honestly I couldn't the problem was -- conceded.
The water until it until it in the it was I was -- up I would when he or west of -- -- Because there was a flash flood warning and so I was setting up in the hills just in case just to see if I can get some footage and also and cars in front -- -- started stopping.
And there was even a cop car that put on his emergency -- -- started gunning it reversals like dodging cars going the wrong way down highway.
It from retreating from but I couldn't see the water until it until right for him because it was so well it was only a few feet off the ground like its -- cars in front of me.
And I'd stopped and I was get my camera because I thought might be -- rocks like or something I've gotten overrode.
And ups rose to -- -- damn -- -- him.
So the water hitching your cars sliding he said for some reason you put your foot on the -- it was steering is it -- to control -- lied.
While rolling the entire time where was your fear and where was your this is gonna be amazing footage for a party a brain.
Was there -- fear are the same time.
But yet there was yet there is decent and sympathetic I would say it was it was just completely out of control.
There was there was nothing I -- do the waters picked up my card turned it -- 180 and to sort of pushing it down the down the highway and it was then that registered bouncing off a cliff side.
My car knocked over like poll one point.
And I don't know I'm probably -- Indian peace.
Magi understanding he came to a stop Iran thirty minutes lady got out of the car and they needed watches brand.
No I there was -- there was a lot that I could you I jumped from the roof my car across.
One stream water to to some solid ground good I was pretty much trapped by.
-- these floodwaters there were there were surrounding me essentially just had to sit there for.
Another hour or so waiting for the floodwaters to recede secondly.
Walk across to the other side highway right and and go talk to talked to them for a secure rescue crews and and other people who have been stranded by -- -- indelicate ever doubt you dedication to your job I assume you're gonna get your pay doubled others make sure that.
They -- call John shorter video editor of the Colorado Springs gazette that look at Abby and I'm glad you're okay.
Thanks all right and that was some great footage.
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