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Old 02-12-2008, 06:41 PM   #1
PEARRAMP
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Default VERY close call.......

i was riding north bound on the 51 today on my home from school when the car directly in front of me had to brake heavily and lost control into the concrete barrier i was able to stop inches from hitting the car, while the car behind me screeched to a stop next to me in between the the median and my self. please refer to diagram for any questions u may have.

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Old 02-12-2008, 06:44 PM   #2
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glad your ok. Glad you have good tires.
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Old 02-12-2008, 06:45 PM   #3
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good thing that you are ok and that the people behind you had some sense lol
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Old 02-12-2008, 07:03 PM   #4
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Should of floored it and drifted around the car on the median, then you wouldnt have to worry about the car behind you.
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Old 02-12-2008, 07:17 PM   #5
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glad you're alright. hope you don't mind i printed out your "diagram" so i can show it to the people at work who give me crap about my accident diagrams. will probably be hung up in the office, nice work LOL
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Old 02-12-2008, 08:14 PM   #6
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Please never post an example in paint agian. That hurts my eyes. Glad you are alright though. Always sad to see a biker taken out cuz somone else is a retard.
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Old 02-12-2008, 09:47 PM   #7
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Please never post an example in paint agian. That hurts my eyes. Glad you are alright though. Always sad to see a biker taken out cuz somone else is a retard.

I liked the picture, made me chuckle ...
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Old 02-12-2008, 10:01 PM   #8
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so are you telling me there was a fire and the median has grass?
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Old 02-12-2008, 11:10 PM   #9
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man glad you are ok, would have been very sad to have to replace that duc so soon....
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Old 02-13-2008, 12:13 AM   #10
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This is exactly why I would never drive a crotch rocket here in town. Too many people driving and not paying attention.
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Old 02-13-2008, 12:48 AM   #11
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glad you are safe, and ditto to john, id still have a bike if i felt somewhat comfortable with the drivers
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Old 02-13-2008, 01:34 AM   #12
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umm kyle u cant hurt yourself before i get back, please and thank you
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Old 02-13-2008, 04:58 AM   #13
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my best friend was driving with his g/f at night in a similar situation.. she has a hyundai .. she ended up spinning out of control across all lanes too and crashing into the wall by the fish market.. its what makes a subaru a sbaru..
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