A BASE jumper in Acapulco leaped off the top of a hotel, but his parachute caught wind and he was thrown off course.  He ended up crashing into the side of a nearby building, somewhere around the 11th floor.

He hung on for dear life until an older lady gave him a hand onto her balcony.  Then she offered him a glass of water.


Lucky base jumper rescued by elderly woman after balcony crash

This base jumper had an unlikely rescuer. Watch the dramatic moment a man from Michigan leaped off the top of a beach hotel in Acapulco, Mexico - and crashed into the building when his parachute di...