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    Cool A Special Thanks to Our Loyal Staff and To All of You

    John and Ryan and their wives were involved in an accident on the way to MFest. They were going 50 mph and something happened that caused the trailer to sway uncontrollably forcing our truck in front of a semi going 60mph the other way. At one point the truck was directly in front of the semi and at the last moment the sliding trailer pulled the truck out of a front on impact. The truck hit the semi on it's side causing the semi truck to lose control and roll over. The trailer came off the hitch which kept our truck from rolling. The officer at the scene said most of the time he comes to these head on collisions with a semi there are dead people. We are so thankful that everyone including the driver of the semi are ok other than a few bruises and a minor concussion.

    I am so fortunate in so many ways. I have the best employees anyone could ever ask for. John, ChrisK and Ryan worked from Tuesday all the way to Friday night without going home and then took both cars from Portland to Las Vegas. I think at one point John was on 84 hours without sleep. Josh spent several overnights with them and decided to drive one of the trailers instead of flying so ChrisK could get some sleep. Josh and ChrisK just made it back from Vegas 5 minutes ago and John and Ryan are already here at work even though I've given them a couple days off.

    I also want to thank everyone for the outpouring of support we've received. I really appreciate this and I'm sure it makes our guys feel so happy to know they are appreciated and loved.

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    holy sh*t... glad everyone is ok
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    WOW Click here to enlarge Glad to hear that everyone is ok Click here to enlarge looks like the m3 made it out ok too!
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    Glad to hear everyone walked away from that
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    So glad to hear everyone's ok. Feel better soon Guys Click here to enlarge
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    I'm glad that everyone is OK...that was a close one!
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    good to hear no one was hurt. that could have turned out so much worse
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    Glad that they were okay. It's the trailer attached that helped too. The force of momentum was minimized towards just one car.
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    Wow! Glad everyone is OK. metal can be replaced...
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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by CookieCrisp Click here to enlarge
    holy sh*t... glad everyone is ok
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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Snertz Click here to enlarge
    WOW Click here to enlarge Glad to hear that everyone is ok Click here to enlarge looks like the m3 made it out ok too!
    Me too. and the M3 made it out with just a couple scratches. Amazing.
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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by marv85 Click here to enlarge
    Wow! Glad everyone is OK. metal can be replaced...
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    Click here to enlarge Originally Posted by Yukohama Click here to enlarge
    good to hear no one was hurt. that could have turned out so much worse

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    Oh man that does not look good. Obviously things could have been much, much worse. Glad everyone is ok, the trailer and whatever else can be replaced.
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    Wow...that's very fortunate and I'm glad this wasn't a post of remembrance. It's been said but that is very lucky for everyone involved and I'm very glad. I had a friend pass from a head on collision with a truck in a 240z, he didn't make it. So glad you everyone is ok. Click here to enlarge Hope everyone has a quick recovery and everyone has fun at MFest! Click here to enlarge
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