Lamp post saves woman from being crushed by car

A Polish woman is lucky to be alive after a lamp post blocked an uncontrollable car from crashing into her.

CCTV footage captures the moment two cars crash, causing one of them to swerve off the road towards the woman.

The pedestrian tries to escape but luckily and car is stopped by hitting the pole instead of pinning the woman to the wall.

Neither the pedestrian or the drivers were seriously injured.