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UPDATE: Teen hurt in Panama City parasailing accident
The young survivor of a parasailing accident in Panama City last summer is speaking out for the first time about the terrifying ordeal.
Good and her friend Alexis Fairchild suffered head trauma, neck and back injuries when they crashed into the side of a building and slammed into a parking lot after their tow rope broke.
Sidney Good's horrific parasailing trip last summer caught on camera "Oh my God"
She and her friend, Alexis Fairchild, caught by the wind and catapulted into two buildings.
"We're at the Commodore, and two parasailers just smashed into the top of it."
I remember seeing the people on the balcony that we hit, I remember them kinda grabbing for me and then after that I blacked out.
Now Sidney is speaking out for the first time about the accident and her miraculous survival.
About the second day my body was preparing itself to die.
What has gotten you through that?
Cause I'm a very strong believer in God.
It happened this past July. The line pulling the two 17 year olds from Indiana broke loose from the boat and these subsequent, terrifying moments
left her in critical condition.
What did the doctor just do?
Got my neck brace off.
She was put on a ventilator with cracked vertebrae and severe brain trauma.
Eric Good, Sidney's Father: "I don't know exactly when it happened if it's when they hit the building or when they fell after they hit the power lines and then fall onto the car."
Initial reports from investigators blamed an afternoon storm with strong winds. They say several attempts to winch the riders back onto the vessel failed.
Shortly after the incident, the company who ran the outing -- 'Aquatic Adventures' released this statement.
"While we adhere to best practices to minimize the risks associated with watersport activities, sudden weather conditions can and do occur"
Sidney says doctors have told her she should not expect to make a full recovery.
How bad is your eyesight?
I have double vision constantly, and my peripheral vision is completely, it's just gone.