Tragedy

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  1. albag

    albag Pray for peace!

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    Crazy Trucker Clown Math Expert

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    Richard Cranium Well-Known Member

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    Reported that the other Ground driver passed as well.
    RIP drivers.
     
  4. SwampRatt

    SwampRatt Well-Known Member

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    Horrible news. Very sad... Condolences to the families.
     
  5. albag

    albag Pray for peace!

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    That is very sad. Words are of little solace at this time. RIP
     
  6. Skypilot

    Skypilot Well-Known Member

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    Gut wrenching.in our prayers always
     
  7. silent trucker

    silent trucker Well-Known Member

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    http://www.kusi.com/story/36459686/fedex-driver-killed-after-collision-on-sr-905-in-otay-mesa

    This was in San Diego tuesday afternoon. An Express driver was minding his own business, driving 55 in a road tractor with a 28 footer, when a nut job tried to pass him on the paved shoulder of the highway. The car was flying and hit his tractor and shoved it across traffic lanes and down an embankment, flipping it over and killing the driver instantly. He was 55, and we're told he was a married Father and Grand Father.

    The woman driving the car is reportedly facing the following:

    1 count Felony Vehicular Manslaughter. 1 count Felony Reckless driving. 4 Counts Felony Child endangerment.

    Her husband was in the passenger seat with a 2 month old baby in his arms, and 3 children under 6 were in the backseat, none of the 4 children were in safety seats. Local media reports the husband is also facing charges for child endangerment.

    The District Attorney is quoted as saying that "25 to Life has a nice ring to it". Hope they lock up the driver of the car and throw away the key.

    Horrible, just horrible.
     
  8. Canadian Flyer

    Canadian Flyer Speedy Freightshaker #411

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    What a lunatic! It never ceases to amaze me the unbelievably stupid things people will do on the road.
     
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    SwampRatt Well-Known Member

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    All to save a minute or a lot less... Horrible, sad, and pointless. We wonder where kids learn stupidity. Oh, if I were a cop...
     
  10. vongrimmenstein

    vongrimmenstein Well-Known Member

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    If I had lost my love in senseless wreck like that, I would let the woman, her attorney & the presiding judge thru a third party know that you give her a light sentence upon conviction, and my new mission in life would be to make them wish they had died as a child. Also, I would fund the commissary account of of any inmate who would make the life of the person who killed my love a living hell. And if for some reason a not guilty verdict, well ya all can figure it out. von.
     
  11. Richard Cranium

    Richard Cranium Well-Known Member

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    Given the location, any guesses on her immigration status?
     
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    silent trucker Well-Known Member

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    She's reportedly an american citizen, who's playing the race card and the poverty card. "I can't afford 4 child car seats, or a car big enough for them". Oh well, when she gets out of jail, she'll likely be a great grandmother....
     
  13. Richard Cranium

    Richard Cranium Well-Known Member

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    :1036316054:
     
  14. Dick Dastardly

    Dick Dastardly Drat, Double Drat, and Triple Drat!

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    You have nore faith in California Jurors than I do.
     
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    One can only hope she has a boatload of serious prior offenses. Otherwise she'll be out in less than seven.
     
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    Hopefully Fertile Myrtle will stay in jail until her child bearing days are over.
     
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