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post #1 of 28 Old 09-07-2007, 03:26 AM Thread Starter
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more like suicide. (not really a kill)

Last night on the way home, the interstate splits and this jeep is in front of me, all the way in the LH lane. Then with no turnsignal, she jerks the wheel across the three lanes of 74 (trying for the 275 split). She didnt make the split, went across about 20 feet of grass at full speed.
This would not have been so amazing BUT there is a really good ditch running out of that vee. So coming out of the grass/ditch onto 275 again still at full speed (no brake lights yet), she launches the jeep. BIG TIME. All four wheels were about 2 feet off the ground. (No lie, there was almost as much air under the tires as the tires were tall).
That lady landed it like a Baja driver and kept on going. I drove up past her to see if she still had the steering wheel in her mouth, but she looked fine. Then this other lady passes me and is laughing and pointing back at the jeep and saying "that was blanking awesome".
And it was.
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post #2 of 28 Old 09-07-2007, 03:30 AM
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Dang, I bet you wish you had video of that. I know I wish you had a video of that. That would def be cool to see. Thanks for sharing.

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Thats awesome dude!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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yeah, first thought (other than "ooo That was awesome") was: man I'd kill to have a camera.
I bet that jeep smells funny now.

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post #5 of 28 Old 09-07-2007, 07:37 AM
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Wow.. video of that would be worth it's weight in gold!!!

I think I'd have the same reactions as you, along with a third one:

Oh, crap, I hope she don't hit me!!!

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Wow.. video of that would be worth it's weight in gold!!!

I think I'd have the same reactions as you, along with a third one:

Oh, crap, I hope she don't hit me!!!
One question though was she talking on her cell phone?

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I wonder if she will be stupid enough to try that again??


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yeah, first thought (other than "ooo That was awesome") was: man I'd kill to have a camera.
I bet that jeep smells funny now.
HaHaHa yeah I bet she was carrying a load after that one

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post #9 of 28 Old 09-07-2007, 08:43 AM
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Man I wish I could have seen that, I'm surprised that she kept so calm...

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Thats crazy!! Defiantly would be sweet to see it!!

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