Story archives - tag: "car crash"

neinlives

The happiest moment of my life took place while I was crushed under my 2000lb car, knowing that my boyfriend was completely okay.

tags: wear your seat belt ouch car crash [add]

2012-05-01 08:23:58 / Rating: 598 /

Charlie

If that man hadn't decided to reply to his oh so pressing text message on the nearly empty stretch of highway, she wouldn't be in the hospital right now and she would be able to walk again.

tags: car crash negligence stupid texting text message paralyzed head on collision [add]

2011-08-04 10:59:17 / Rating: 449 /

Big Cousin

Late at night on the road trip, when Aunt Kathy and Uncle Ron decided to change drivers on the fly to avoid waking their sleeping kids, they succeeded in keeping cousin Jason asleep for good.

tags: car crash tagedy road trip cousin [add]

2011-06-30 16:11:14 / Rating: 443 /

Luce

What hurt worst was that the newspaper didn't even have the decency to spell a dead girl's name right.

tags: death car crash news [add]

2011-06-29 16:22:21 / Rating: 474.75 /

cozycatastrophe

When I learned that the off duty EMT who pulled me out of the wreckage shared your name, I knew it was fate screwing with me, but appreciated you being there all the same.

tags: car crash EMT name [add]

2011-04-08 11:36:18 / Rating: 481.5 /

T

The 5 words that will hunt me forever are: "Go faster, I dare you."

tags: speed car crash death stupidity sadness dare [add]

2010-11-29 12:06:46 / Rating: 694.75 /

just a plastic tape player

Fifteen years after my question crushed her foot, she called me from the chair lift, about to ski for the first time since I was three.

tags: childhood recovery mother question car crash [add]

2010-03-29 14:08:38 / Rating: 432.25 /

Distracted

I looked to my left and thought "The way he's driving, he's gonna run into someone," right as I smashed into the car in front of me.

tags: driving car crash feeling like a moron [add]

2008-11-18 13:52:10 / Rating: 782.25 /

lucky

I heard him say "good luck" as I walked out of the theater, but I didn't understand until I survived the car crash a week later.

tags: good luck car crash confusion apathy luck drama teacher director [add]

2007-12-17 11:03:24 / Rating: 688 /