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Man escapes cliff terror car but is hit by bus in Los Angeles

A driver was hit by a tour bus in Los Angeles after he narrowly escaped almost driving his SUV off a cliff.

The man survived the incident but needed hospital treatment

On Saturday afternoon at around 4.30pm the man lost control of his vehicle while driving along Malibu Canyon Road,nearly going over the side of a cliff, according to Los Angeles Sheriff’s Department.

Malibu-Lost Hills Sheriff's station posting on its Facebook page said the driver became disorientated and exited the vehicle where he was hit by a passing tour bus.

The man was conscious and breathing on arrival and was treated by Los Angeles County Fire Department and California Highway Ptrol.

He was transported to a local hospital for treatment.

In a post on its Facebook page, the sheriff's station said: "This is another reminder of the need to drive safely through the canyons of our beautiful area and to use extreme caution at the scene of a traffic collision."

The accident is being investigated by the CHP.

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