Car crashes onto roof

A car in St. Louis not only crashed into a home on Sunday, but also landed on the roof of the house. (NBC Photo)

ST. LOUIS (KSDK) – The St. Louis fire department received an unusual call on Sunday afternoon.

When they arrived at the scene They found vehicle stuck on top of a roof.

Officials say the driver of the SUV drove onto the lawn of Bruce Redding, just before launching himself on the top of the home.

He is currently in critical condition.

“He had to be traveling pretty fast to launch himself up there,” said Deputy Chief of Special Operations Michael Arras.

Redding who was not home at the time of the accident, says this is not the first time something like this has happened. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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