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Listen up...

Tonight was one of the most shocking nights I have ever had. Some of you may know I'm a volunteer firefighter. I don't get to ride in the cool fire-truck, I'm stuck driving a 99 F-250 "Emergency Response Team" truck (carries the other diver and I and all of the medical/diving/fire/EMS equipment). Anyway we were on our way back from a small kitchen fire when we got behind a semi ricey Eclipse GS-X a pretty ricey Accord V6 and a Camaro RS (this is on a 4 lane road). Now the ****ers had been racing each other light to light and swerving past all slower traffic. So once we got behind them we were going to radio in their plates but before we could the light turned green and off they went.

About maybe a quarter mile ahead was a mini-van (Dodge I beleive) that had turned the way they were going. The Accord in the far right lane was being blocked by the mini van so decided to cut off on the shoulder and attempt to pass the van. Well the rumble strip sort of pulled the car further to the right more the he expected I guess and he cut back left throwing himself infront of the mini-van and Camaro. The 3 racers had to be doing about 80 by now, but the Accord went sideways into the van and then continued on into the Camaro and then into the cement median doing 83 (what the spedo was stuck at we later found). The van ended up rolling because it tried to cut and miss the accord as it hit it.

When we got up to the scene I almost lost my dinner. I've seen gun shot victims, scraped people off railraod tracks, you name it I've probably seen it but this I just couldn't handle. I ran to the Accord first to see what was there. The driver went through the windshield and into the cement median, what was left of his skull was now somewhere compounded into his shoulders and the median. The passanger was a very beautiful girl about my age (19) whos arm was compound fractured beyond physical recognition, and ears were bleeding like crazy. No seat belt either. (Airbags were both removed because of the momo wheel and "engine management consol" on the passanger side) She had some apparent head injury from the windsheild and was either uncounsious or dead. Nothing I could really do in that car at the time.

I ran over to the Camaro to see what was up there. The guy maye 25 or so was ok. Had his seat belt on and everything. I jsut screamed at him to stay in the car until te cops came.

Off in the distance the ****ing Eclipse didn't even stop to see what happened. He fled a fast as his car could go.

Just as I noticed the eclipse, my partner who radio'ed for help and then ran over to van screamed "Chris get the **** over here". This is where I almost lost it. The van on its side held a mother and 2 children, none which were responsive. I crawled into the middle window where I thought the yougest child was. She had to be maybe 4 at the oldest. No seat belt. Was thrown into the window when it rolled then into the pavement I would have imagined. Her head had a rather obvious dent in it BUT she was breathing. I pulled her through the window.

In the passanger seat was a younger boy maybe 10 whos arm was crushed under the tipped over van. It later had to be amputated but he will live do the the 7 minutes of CPR that we did.

The mother was the only one with her seat belt on, the airbag broke her nose and somehow knocker her out. But she is fine. Was concious by the time we got her son breathing again.

The ****er in the Camaro got cuffed and taken away. The girl in the Accord was airlifted away. The young girl in the van later died tonight/this morning from massive head trauma. The driver of the accord obviously died of the same. The boy in the van will live as well, just one arm short.

Sorry about the bad grammer, I'm still in shock. I doubt I'll get much sleep tonight.

But for you assholes that like to pull this **** on occupied roads please PLEASE PLEASE take it to the track. Save your life and someone elses. I'm done ranting now. For those that read this, thanks.
 

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suckers. they just couldn't handle the sheer power of my eclipse. don't they know i live my live 17.3 seconds at a time??
 

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Here in Vancouver, Street racing has been a hot topic since many lives have been taken.

Drivers, passengers, pedestrians, and the latest victim...a cop. The cop was T-boned by a turbo-charged Civic doing 160 km/h (100 mph) down a city street.....never knew what hit him. The driver of the civic lived, and was later arrested after fleeing the scene.

Its a huge shame when innocent people die from such stupid actions. Even cops don't deserve such a horrible fate.
 

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So many things wrong in that story, but one simple thing that could have made it less horrible would simply be seatbelts. Truely a sad story.
 

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God. Why are people so stupid? I'm glad the camaro driver got arrested and some of those victims were able to live. It's just so unfair. Lives were taken and changed for no reason at all. I hope that Eclipse driver comes face to face with some real bad karma.
 

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hatchback said:
suckers. they just couldn't handle the sheer power of my eclipse. don't they know i live my live 17.3 seconds at a time??
hahahahahaha!!!!

:lol: :lol: :lol:

Oh shit that was funny...
 

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hatchback said:
suckers. they just couldn't handle the sheer power of my eclipse. don't they know i live my live 17.3 seconds at a time??
what a dick you are... this is a serious post and all you can do is make some stupid fast and furious comment. learn when to joke and when to be serious :shame:
 

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ISthree00 said:
hatchback said:
suckers. they just couldn't handle the sheer power of my eclipse. don't they know i live my live 17.3 seconds at a time??
what a dick you are... this is a serious post and all you can do is make some stupid fast and furious comment. learn when to joke and when to be serious :shame:

:whine:

happy now?
 

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Guys and gals
We all drivefast around here but let this be a little warning to us all. Please just wear your seatbelts.
 

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ISthree00 said:
hatchback said:
suckers. they just couldn't handle the sheer power of my eclipse. don't they know i live my live 17.3 seconds at a time??
what a dick you are... this is a serious post and all you can do is make some stupid fast and furious comment. learn when to joke and when to be serious :shame:
he should also learn how to make the joke CORRECTLY!
 

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Driving fast is one thing. Driving like complete fucking idiots is another thing. Plus they should have been wearing seatbelts. The steering wheel with airbag that was substituted for another wheel without an airbag was probably not the greatest idea either.
I don't feel bad for the ricers at all. They got what they deserved. I feel terrible for the people in the van though. What bullshit to go through just because a few punks were trying to have "fun". Morons.
 

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There is nothing that important that is worth dying for on the roads folks. Please slow it down and think about the other lives you are endangering. What a sad night!
 
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