(Screenshot from video by Angela Francis Secord/Facebook)

One motorist captured the heart-stopping moment when an SUV slid and swerved into the oncoming lane before coming to a rest.

The video shows the offending vehicle speed past before attempting to switch lanes on a slick highway near Humpback Road in Langford on Tuesday morning.

The driver of the SUV then loses control and spins into the oncoming lane, narrowly missing another vehicle that swiftly switched lanes to avoid T-boning them.

While struggling to regain control, the vehicle slides backwards into the correct lane before coming to a stop off the road and hitting a highway sign.

According to the person who shared the video, the driver of the SUV stated that the reason for speeding is that they were “late for work”.

Fortunately, there were no injuries, but it sure was a close call.

Take a look at the video:

Never drive faster than your angels can fly… so thankful this didn’t turn out differently. Please give your loved ones an extra hug today – you never know what can happen. ❤️

Posted by Angela Francis Secord on Tuesday, January 21, 2020