A former bus driver from Reading whose vehicle veered out of control and hit a pedestrian has pleaded guilty to dangerous driving.
Watch the CCTV footage below of the moment it happened:
This CCTV footage from June - and the moment of impact - shows how lucky Simon Smith was to escape with his life.
Despite getting up and walking away - he was left with serious injuries.
The driver Cheikh Senghor told the court he accidentally hit the accelerator instead of the brakes. He'll be sentenced at a later date