Once you’ve made up your mind to dive 22 feet, it’s not a good idea to change course while running full speed ahead…
Incredibly, the girl’s only injury — except to her pride — was to her finger.
Read more: http://twentytwowords.com/this-botched-high-dive-is-terrifying-its-a-miracle-she-only-hurt-her-finger/
Yes, very lucky all she hurt was her finger. You definitely don’t change your mind once you’re in motion. The laws of physics, unlike traffic laws, can’t be ignored because they’re inconvenient at the moment. She would have had to have grabbed onto that railing with a very strong hold to counter the momentum of her forward motion.