By James Gordon For Dailymail.com
Published: 01:38 BST, 17 July 2019 | Updated: 01:38 BST, 17 July 2019
A driver from New Jersey ended up splashing down in the Hackensack River on Tuesday morning after mistakenly hitting the gas pedal instead of the brakes as they left a car wash.
Surveillance video captured the moment the SUV pulled out of the car wash in Hackensack before it suddenly accelerated sending the vehicle and its occupants straight into the water
Although there is a fence around the perimeter of the car