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Man mixes up brake, accelerator, accidentally drives off side of parking garage
First Published Aug 18 2013 01:28 pm • Last Updated Aug 19 2013 08:52 am

A man escaped injury Saturday night after he accidentally drove off the second-story of a parking garage in Millcreek.

Unified police Lt. Justin Hoyal said the man was parked about 9:30 p.m. near 3900 South and 700 East on the second-floor of the parking garage when he went to leave and accidentally mixed up the brake and the accelerator.

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The man drove through the guardrail and crashed into the ground below.

Hoyal said the first-floor is underground so the man only fell about one story, which caused damage to the front end of his vehicle.

Alcohol wasn’t a factor, Hoyal said.

jstecklein@sltrib.com

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