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Car crashes when driver passes out

Original post made on Jul 3, 2013

Police say a driver apparently passed out behind the wheel, veered across several lanes and crashed into a tree right next to a bus stop in front of the Walmart on Showers Drive on Tuesday, July 2. No one was seriously injured in the crash.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, July 3, 2013, 12:04 PM

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Posted by resident
a resident of Old Mountain View
on Jul 3, 2013 at 12:39 pm

Car vs. bus stop crashes in Mountain View are so scary. Really glad no one was killed this time.


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Posted by Donald
a resident of another community
on Jul 3, 2013 at 12:43 pm

If a driver is passed out and crashes into a tree, does it make any sound?


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Posted by Old Ben
a resident of Shoreline West
on Jul 3, 2013 at 3:05 pm

Thank God she wasn't driving a Mercedes. They explode and throw teir engines and transmissions over vast distances when they explode. Just Google "michael hastings death" and find out.


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Posted by Doug Pearson
a resident of Blossom Valley
on Jul 3, 2013 at 4:53 pm

Old Ben: Could you be more specific with your reference? I Googled "michael hastings death" and selected two news stories (Huffington Post and Fox News). Both stories said he was thought to be traveling at a high speed when he hit a tree and the car burst into flames. Nothing about exploding or throwing "engines and transmissions over vast distances".


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