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gmhammes 09-17-2010 09:12 AM

Accident this morning
So this morning i was driving to work and witnessed a new tahoe lose control cross oncoming traffic, jump a ditch, and continue speeding through a small open lot until it crashed into a line of trees. :(

Say what you want about american society but with 5 seconds at least a dozen cars slammed on their brakes, jumped out of their cars and sprinted through this field to help the passengers. Even though it was a very servious accident and i pray for everyone involved, i felt good knowing that people cared that much (even a 300+ pound women was running through this field. I called 911 and waited for the medic to show them where the SUV was.

Just thought i would shared. It made my day knowing my local economy still cares enough to stop everything in their precious day to help out one another. :yes:

jlhaslip 09-17-2010 10:30 PM


Originally Posted by gmhammes (Post 502728)
... at least a dozen cars slammed on their brakes, jumped out of their cars and sprinted through this field ...



j/k, of course.

DUDE! 09-18-2010 08:18 AM

That of course is good news. Its reassuring to know that people still care and with cell phone technology now a days, help is on the way. Thanks for sharing this with us all.

oh'mike 09-18-2010 04:25 PM

This kind of thing happen regularly,There are a lot more good folks than bad--

CoconutPete 09-20-2010 08:06 AM

Any signs of why the car lost control?

gmhammes 09-24-2010 02:15 PM

Never heard why it lost control. I check the local paper but it hasn't said anything yet.

Foremo 10-05-2010 09:42 PM

Seeing accidents can be scaring for life. Accidents involving speed can be the most horrific and tragic of all accidents.
Prey to god that everybody involved were safe

WorthyInvader 10-11-2010 10:04 AM

That's amazing that so many people tried to help. Hopefully their actions were enough to save everyone in the accident, or lessen their chance of permanent injury.

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