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A speeding SUV driver hit an embankment, went airborne and became stuck on top of a person’s house, authorities said. 

St. Louis, Mo.,  firefighters responded to the call on Sunday and had to carefully remove the man from the roof, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported.

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The St. Louis Fire Department's Collapse Rescue Task Force responded to the 5900 block of Lillian in the Walnut Park...

Posted by St. Louis Fire Department on Sunday, July 16, 2017

The driver was taken to a local hospital and said to be in and out of consciousness, according to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. 

Bruce Redding, the 66-year-old homeowner, was in complete shock when he got home from the gym, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported. 

“I can see straight through my house,” Redding, who recently paid off the home, told the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. “This is everything that I’ve worked for all my life, and for someone to run through a stop sign and destroy it...”

Read more at the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.

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