SANTA MONICA (CBSLA) — A sport utility vehicle in Santa Monica flew off a six-story parking garage, landing on a building across the street.

The crash happened just after midnight Sunday on 2nd Street, causing injuries to the 20-year-old driver of the SUV, who was taken to a hospital where he was being kept in sedation. He was conscious, suffering minor injuries, and speaking with officers when they arrived and is expected to survive.

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The crash caused damage to the parking structure as well as a McDonald’s across the street. No other individuals were injured, however.

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Officers said that the man drove his vehicle off the top level of parking structure 8 located at 1571 2nd Street. The cause of the crash is not yet known and it remains unclear why the driver lost control and drove past a railing. Due to the fact the driver was transported to the hospital and receiving medical treatment, they were unable to determine if alcohol or drugs played a factor in the incident.

The garage at Santa Monica Place remains closed, with security in place.

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The crash remains under investigation. Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact detectives at (310) 458-8941 or the Watch Commander at (310) 458-8491.