Footage from a driver’s dashcam captures the emergency vehicle spinning out of control into an oncoming car, throwing the mum-to-be from the hospital vehicle and skidding along the road.
But miraculously, both the mother, 32, and the child survived the terrible crash in the Magadan region of eastern Russia, according to local media reports.
It is understood she was kept alive in freezing temperatures at the scene of the accident before doctors examined her and were able to rule out the threat of a premature birth .
People from across the world were left astounded by the terrifying clip.
One shocked viewer commented: “This happens when your Ambulance is just an old delivery truck with a Table in the back.”
Others also questioned the safety of the ambulance, with one writing: “Cheap van fell apart at the seems.”
And one viewer asked: “What was the ambulance made out of? Cardboard?”