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#1 UncleWillie ONLINE  

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Posted May 18, 2015 - 03:57 PM

Don't let this guy near your tractor.

 

 

 

Believe it or not the guy survived. He is pretty banged up though.

 

 

http://www.lansingst...opened?gcheck=1


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Posted May 18, 2015 - 04:13 PM

new lane for speeders

no speed limit

 

he needed to be going faster


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Posted May 18, 2015 - 04:15 PM

But, but, but...
HOW'S THE TRACTOR??????
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Posted May 18, 2015 - 04:21 PM

Tractor's in a ball of crushed up metal and ready for the crusher I bet!  I see it coming off trailer in one shot, then it kinda got out of the shot, more on truck. I'm sure it didn't stay on trailer, and wonder if TRAILER even stayed hooked up?  I drive real slow with mine on, backing up traffic on two lanes and I don't care. I've had some items get loose on a strap or so, and one time launchd part of my golf cart body, so things CAN happen no matter how careful. Trailer towing in Slow range, not your regular speeds even tho it seems like stuff is holding on.


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Posted May 18, 2015 - 04:28 PM

If you watch the video that UW put the link to, it shows a picture of the tractor still on the trailer.
The trailer is not behind the truck, but right beside it.

How that guy survived... Whew. He should be counting his blessings after that.
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Posted May 18, 2015 - 06:06 PM

That should buff out
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Posted May 18, 2015 - 06:21 PM

That's what you get for driving between the lanes! Glad he will pull through!


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Posted May 18, 2015 - 06:25 PM

Hope he had a spare pair of undies with him !!!


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Posted May 18, 2015 - 06:47 PM

I am curious as to how someone caught this on video?? not a dash cam, they look ahead.



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Posted May 18, 2015 - 06:52 PM

I think if he had not had the trailer he would have made it. That would have been an awesome video.


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Posted May 18, 2015 - 08:07 PM

I think if he had not had the trailer he would have made it. That would have been an awesome video.

30 or 40 more feet and he would have aced it.

 

Shame about the truck, and tractor, but, apparently, some one wasn't paying attention.



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Posted May 18, 2015 - 08:54 PM

Simplicity Conquest or Prestige?

He only survived because of airbags. That abutment was a 16" vertical concrete wall, he wasn't down far enough to hit the slope paving.

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Posted May 18, 2015 - 10:00 PM

"Driver ad a medical condition just before the accident"

Sounds like cruise control and a heart attack?

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Posted May 19, 2015 - 06:22 AM

"Driver ad a medical condition just before the accident"

Sounds like cruise control and a heart attack?

Well, if he didn't have one before, the launch should have taken care of that!


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Posted May 19, 2015 - 09:13 AM

Well, if he didn't have one before, the launch should have taken care of that!

If not the launch the landing for sure.






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