Actor John Barrowman witnesses Berlin car crash

In a video posted to his Twitter account, Barrowman recalled how he saw a car drive into a crowd of people.

"The car came down on the sidewalk. Then it's on the road, and hit someone and then went down the road and back on the sidewalk again,

Barrowman said that "there was a corpse in the middle of the road" and that several people were walking with injuries.

Barrowman thanks a friend, a former general, who advised her and her husband Scott Gill to hide behind a tree.

Barrowman is best known for his role as Captain Jack Harkness in the British television shows Doctor Who and Torchwood.

John Barrowman is recovering after narrowly missing being injured when a car plowed into shoppers in Germany on Wednesday.

Barrowman spoke on Twitter, sharing what he witnessed and moments from a fatal car accident after a man crashed into a crowd.

We've seen a car that drove down the street and ended up in a storefront, covering three city blocks.