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posted by dawgluvngirl

In reply to: Hull man charged with misdemeanor vehicular homicide »

February 1, 2013

I actually feel bad for this guy - I can't imagine having to live with with the guilt of an awful mistake that took someone's life. These things can happen to anybody and soooo fast...

I once nearly turned in front of a motorcycle while at the beach. It was nighttime and I didn't see him because there was a lot of traffic and I couldn't distinguish his one headlight from the car behind him, nor could I hear his quiet pipes. Luckily I saw the flash of white paint as he slammed on his brakes and turned the bike slightly and was able to stop for him to get around the front of my car. He got pretty squirrelly but barely saved it and if I hadn't seen him waver it would have been a disaster...he would never have stopped in time. Despite this experience I love jumping on the bike with my significant other for a joy ride so I'd like to remind everyone to ALWAYS ALWAYS be watching for motorcyles!

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