Car flies into building with cinematic flair

Moments before the dramatic impact. Photo: Supplied

Dramatic CCTV footage of a car flying through the air and smashing into a building has surfaced online.

It is understood the Toronto man is being treated for serious injuries but is expected to survive.

According to media reports, the wreck happened last on Sunday at 11:30am.

The man drove off the Subaru off a ledge near an adjacent gas station. This sent him soaring across the parking lot and into the side of an auto repair shop.

It is not yet known what caused the crash, but police are reportedly speculating the man accidentally hit the gas instead of the brakes.

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