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#45114 - 11/19/04 04:01 PM Interesting? I found it to be so.
GA76JW Offline

Registered: 03/20/04
Posts: 195
Loc: Suwanee, GA USA

Kinda funny if you look in pictures #7 and #8. Some of those are the same people that watched the other one go over.
"If common sense was common, everyone would have it"-not sure, someone here

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#45115 - 11/19/04 04:07 PM Re: Interesting? I found it to be so.
iwire Offline

Registered: 01/05/03
Posts: 4343
Loc: North Attleboro, MA USA
Shoot... I was waiting to see the bigger truck follow the first.
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#45116 - 11/19/04 05:24 PM Re: Interesting? I found it to be so.
KennyFrank Offline

Registered: 07/08/04
Posts: 28
Loc: Chicago, IL USA
Yikes! Look at the picture just before the truck hits the drink... those people sure seem to be in the path. I'd think this had to have happened pretty darn fast, would they have been able to jump away fast enough? how about the operator? It doesn't look like they thought about safety of any kind... cool pictures though
Even a blind hog can find an acorn every now and then

#45117 - 11/19/04 05:31 PM Re: Interesting? I found it to be so.
Sir Arcsalot Offline

Registered: 11/17/03
Posts: 117
Loc: Lynden, Washington
I find it really amusing that a different truck/crane company was used the second time!!!!
No wire bias here- I'm standing on neutral ground.

#45118 - 11/19/04 06:51 PM Re: Interesting? I found it to be so.
Hutch Offline

Registered: 05/27/02
Posts: 383
Loc: South Oxfordshire, UK

Would you look at that now!!!


Can't quite make out the numberplates but looks like somewhere in the celtic world! Everyone in this house had a great laugh - thanks.

half celtic family

#45119 - 11/19/04 07:25 PM Re: Interesting? I found it to be so.
hbiss Offline

Registered: 12/16/03
Posts: 893
Loc: Hawthorne, NY USA
Even the dog came out to have a look!


#45120 - 11/19/04 07:35 PM Re: Interesting? I found it to be so.
Active 1 Offline

Registered: 02/22/03
Posts: 684
Loc: Grayslake IL, USA
How much do you think that tow cost?

#45121 - 11/20/04 03:22 PM Re: Interesting? I found it to be so.
DougW Offline

Registered: 06/08/03
Posts: 1083
Loc: North Chicago, IL
And of course, you can best that Walsh's (the orange truck that went ker-sploosh) and Long's (The BIG green truck that wound up actually performing the recovery) have probably been in a "pissing contest" for years.

Can you imagine Old Man Walsh having to cut a check to his biggrest competition?

#45122 - 11/20/04 03:28 PM Re: Interesting? I found it to be so.
e57 Offline

Registered: 05/27/03
Posts: 2837
Loc: S.F.,CA USA
I just hope there was no pic's of ambulances in between the to wreckers. Some people seemed to be standing rather close in some of those pics.
Mark Heller
"Well - I oughta....." -Jackie Gleason

#45123 - 11/20/04 03:46 PM Re: Interesting? I found it to be so.
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Registered: 08/19/02
Posts: 1685
Loc: New York City
Let that be a lesson to old man Walsh.


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