There’s nothing more terrifying for a skydiver than a parachute malfunction. While jumping from 14,000 feet over Australia, a 27 year old skydiver lived through a real nightmare when his parachute became tangled and didn’t open correctly.

Thankfully, he trusted his instincts and cut the chute to allow his reserve to carry him safely to the ground.¬†Barcroft TV¬†reports that the diver’s GoPro camera captured the entire scene on camera. Chilling.¬†