Jaw-dropping crash as motorist attempts to drive up slope in China

A car dramatically crashed down a roadside as the motorist attempted to drive up a slope in southern China.

The CCTV video, shot in the city of Panzhihua in Sichuan Province shows the vehicle trying to turn a corner and move up a slope.

The car stops twice and struggles to move forward, before going on to smash through the guardrails and fall from the road.

Fortunately, the motorist named Hu was rescued in time and she only suffered minor scratches.

See what happens in the video above.