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Out-of-control car lands on roof of LA home

A California man lost control of his car on Saturday, which sent the vehicle reeling before ending up on a neighbor's roof. Authorities said a preliminary report showed a mechanical issue was to blame. TODAY's Jenna Wolfe reports.

A Glendale man lost control of his vehicle Saturday, sending the car down an embankment and landing on a neighbor's roof. 

The incident happened about 5:45 p.m. in 400 block of Audraine Drive in Glendale. 

After the vehicle came to a stop on the roof, a neighbor rushed over with a ladder, helping the driver and a female passenger off the home. 

"There was a gentleman that was in the house that was home at the time, but he was not hurt," Glendale Fire Department spokesman Carlos Guerrero said.

See original report at NBCLosAngeles.com

Authorities used a crane to remove the vehicle.

A preliminary report indicated there was a mechanical issue with the car, according to the Glendale Police Department.