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Upside Down and walked away!!

By pgarwood
This a car that managed to turn over in front of me on Sunday. I managed with another guy to crawl in through the back door and helped get the elderly couple out.They seemed to be shocked, cut and bruised but walked away quite unaware of how lucky that had been!!Took these before the police arrived as they dont like it when someone takes pictures!!

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Voters: G3, Chocwendy, GregorP and 4 more

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Chocwendy 12 8 United Kingdom
26 Jul 2006 6:19AM
Well caught!
I'm used to seeing these on a daily basis - please don't get them out though - I know you meant well but due to the state of the car it was extrememly likely that they could have suffered from spinal injuries, and moving them could have paralysed them. Just staying and comforting them is worth more than anything.
Despite that, i'm glad they were both okay!
Well done for being a helping hand!

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DiegoDesigns 12 117 6 United Kingdom
26 Jul 2006 8:54AM
A well captured shot of what I thought was an example of parking by the wife! Just joking ladies!!

kaybee 13 5.7k 25 Scotland
26 Jul 2006 9:33AM
Insurance companies like pictures of the damage (including what was hit).
The Police shouldn't say a thing unless you are getting in the way (if ANYTHING gets moved before accident investigators get there it can make it harder to annalise so they like pictures as well)
ronss 11 1.2k Canada
6 Aug 2006 7:24AM
You seem to have a habit of finding upside down cars. Well shot.
robby_de 13 18 United Kingdom
1 Oct 2006 2:10PM
I saw this to, well captured!!

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