Security camera catches speeding Tesla going airborne after hitting railroad tracks

A police officer investigates the scene as a Tesla sits where it came to rest against a pickup truck in the parking lot of Assikinack Public School after it launched through the air when it jumped the steep railroad crossing on Little Avenue at 8:30 pm

Barrie man charged after single-vehicle collision: police

While it's hard to make out on the CCTV footage above, the object you see flashing across the scene and landing in a shower of sparks is a Tesla Model S.

This is the startling moment a Tesla vehicle loses control and becomes airborne before crashing into an elementary public school in Ontario, Canada.

Investigators said the vehicle went airborne, landing 100 feet away before crashing into the parking lot and colliding with a a tree. Barrie Police Department has now charged a 46-year-old man with risky driving following the single-vehicle smash. After the crash, the four-door Model S was completely demolished.

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They said when the 2016 Telsa crossed the steep incline leading up to the railway tracks just north of Huronia Road it became airborne and crashed 100 feet away onto the street.

Both the people who were sitting in the vehicle were treated for minor injuries after crash-landing. The unidentified suspect is due to appear in court next week.

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