August 11, 2017 16:50 GMT by dailymail.co.uk

Double disaster for female driver after she confuses step

A driver made a series of basic mistakes that culminated in her car crashing into the entrance of a building in Santiago, Chile.

A driver made a series of basic mistakes that culminated in her car crashing into the entrance of a building.

Footage from Santiago, Chile shows the woman driving onto a set of stairs, that lead to the front of a tower block, after confusing it for a car park. 

As she turns onto the stairs she hits the breaks and security guards rush to get her out of the car.

Mistake: Footage from Santiago, Chile shows the woman driving onto a set of stairs, that lead to the front of a tower block

Mistake: Footage from Santiago, Chile shows the woman driving onto a set of stairs, that lead to the front of a tower block

Exit: As she turns onto the stairs she hits the breaks and security guards rush to get her out of the car

Exit: As she turns onto the stairs she hits the breaks and security guards rush to get her out of the car

But she had forgotten to apply the handbrake so as she exits her vehicle it cascades down the stairs.

The clip ends as the woman is ushered up the stairs by security officials. 

The bizarre incident occurred on Thursday and has already drawn scores of shocked comments from viewers. 

One wrote: 'She never should have been driving. She clearly doesn't know how to operate a vehicle.' 

Another said: 'Confusing the entrance is one thing but what she did next is just unimaginable, someone take the driving license from her for life.' 

It it not clear how much damage was done to the building or if the woman has been charged with driving offences. 

Disaster: She had forgotten to apply the handbrake so as she exits her vehicle it cascades down the stairs 

Disaster: She had forgotten to apply the handbrake so as she exits her vehicle it cascades down the stairs 


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