This Cape Town woman's car plunged down Chapman's Peak – and she lived to tell the tale

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Lucy Thomas is still in hospital after her car crash, but the photographer stays positive. (PHOTO: Supplied)
Lucy Thomas is still in hospital after her car crash, but the photographer stays positive. (PHOTO: Supplied)

She woke for a few moments at a time, reliving the feeling of weightlessness as her car sailed through the air. 

Then she blacked out again.

In those fleeting moments of consciousness, Lucy Thomas didn’t realise she was lying in the wreck of her white Volkswagen Polo, badly injured after her vehicle tumbled down the cliffs of Chapman’s Peak.

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