Frightening moment painter accidentally reverses through a garage door and out of the other side of the home
- Footage has emerged showing the moment a tradie backed through a garage
- Clip shows the car reversing into the house on Monday when no one was inside
- One of the six girls who rents it returned and took pictures of the damage house
A painter making a housecall has left the owner with a considerably more sizable renovation bill after backing her car through the closed garage door and out the wall on the other side.
The tradesperson had visited the client in Browns Bay, New Zealand, to prepare for a job on Monday and intended to glide out of the driveway and turn right – but instead she reversed.
Security footage from the neighbour’s house across the street shows the white sedan slowly moving backwards before rapidly accelerating and smashing through the double sized garage door.
The painter’s car went through the garage and out the wall on the other side and a crane had to be brought in to remove the car (pictured)
While on road level at the front, the garage is on the second level at the rear, causing the car to plunge into the backyard, resting vertical against the house.
The driver was rushed to hospital but discharged shortly after without any injuries.
‘She just got a fright,’ a resident of the house told…