Long boarder crashes head first into oncoming car

A long boarder had a lucky escape after he careered head on into an oncoming car while hurtling down a hill.

Luis Mangujano, 19, lost control and veered into the vehicle while out with friends.

The 19-year-old lost control and veered into the vehicle while out with friends

The 19-year-old lost control and veered into the vehicle while out with friends

Luckily, the boarder escaped unscathed bar a few cuts and bruises.

Luis and his friends had been riding on a road near Tonala in Gudalajara, Mexico, when the accident occurred.

Luis Mangujano had a lucky escape after he careered head on into an oncoming car

Luis Mangujano had a lucky escape after he careered head on into an oncoming car

Downhill longboarding involves hurtling down steep gradients, reaching speeds of up to 80 miles per hour.

Luis said “We know it is dangerous because it is an open road, but they don’t let us close the road for skating.

Luckily, the boarder escaped unscathed bar a few cuts and bruises

Luckily, the boarder escaped unscathed bar a few cuts and bruises

“We had people set up on the blind corners to spot cars.

“Accidents happen and I just lost control in the worst moment.”