All for testing your mettle with a good fashion skateboard hill bomb but having spotters who actually do their job is essential.
The filmer in the case was too concerned with getting his shot to make absolutely sure the street was clear resulting in nasty rear end collision with a Prius. He was quite huff puffy about the driver not heeding his warning but the sequence was already set in motion and you can’t blame the driver. Looks like the skater reacted well to the sudden obstacle and mostly flew over the car rather than collided which was fortunate.
Remember folks, if you’re about to drop in an intersection be damn sure you have someone at the bottom you trust to make sure the coast is clear. This could have been avoided: