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Old 07-05-2008, 10:52 AM   #1
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A tribute to Elliotts focus.

For those that dont know elliott (ehancock) wales (sjdwales) tasha (ncdellios) and kevin (chaney) were in an accident in elliotts focus yesterday.

They are all doing ok other then being shaken up

His car in its glory days

Elliott and tasha being goofy LOLZ

elliotts story of what happened

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Hokay before you read this, i want to say how lucky all of us are.

So here's what happened. We had been at Kevin's house all day and none of us eaten anything. We (Me Elliott, Kevin [Chaney], Tasha [ncedillos], Wales [SJDWales]) decided to go grab a bite to eat at Red Robin. To go to red robin we have to go down "Hilton" road which winds down Woodland Lake. When we turned onto Hilton we were behind a biker who was going REALLY slow. We drove behind him for a while and he turned off Hilton and because he was going like 20mph i accelerated. I was going maybe 50hph at the most. The first and second turns i made it through without any problems. Before the third turn i hit the brakes. When i hit the brakes all four wheels broke loose and i immediately started drifting sideways to the right and i corrected to the left. I did this three times. The last time i corrected to the left, away from the lake towards the enbankment and the front tires grabbed. When the front tires grabbed the back slid out and i did a complete 180 so we were going down the road backwards and we went off the road backwards into the lake. After we flew into the lake the car rolled towards the drivers side and sat upside down. The car was COMPLETELY submerged in water. My sunroof and front windows were open (the back windows were closed) so Kevin was able to easily slip out the window. When the car rolled i got mud in my eyes and i couldnt see anything but i was able to unhook my seatbelt. I tried to feel around to see if i could feel anyone in the car but without seeing anything i couldn't tell so i slipped out my window feet first. When i came up Tasha and Kevin were already up. Tasha said she wasn't able to get her seatbelt off and the windows wouldn't go down. She felt her way over the front seat and out Kevin's window. After we surfaced Tasha was SCREAMING at the top of her lungs for Wales because he wasn't up yet. We didn't see Wales and were right about to go down after him and he was opened a door and came up. As soon as we surfaced there were like 5 boats around us screaming and the people that lived near there were running down the road. Cops and FD showed up soon after that and took care of us. I wasn't drinking or anything. I really dont know why i spun out.

I did get a ticket for careless driving which sucks but i'm just glad everyone is okay. I'm afraid if i didn't have a zx5 that it would have ended differently. I will NEVER own a two door car.

Tasha took some pictures of my car at the yard. Kevin will post those in a minute. One of the residents got pictures of my car in the water and the truck driver got video of them dragging the car out. I'll post them when i have them.

The car aftere the accident.

As you can see someone was watching out for all 4 of them. We are all glad that you guys made it out ok and hope you are doing ok

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Old 07-05-2008, 11:19 AM   #2
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DAMN! hope you guys all get better, thank god you all made it out safely.
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Old 07-05-2008, 03:45 PM   #3
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Wow.. Scary story... glad everyone is ok!
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Old 07-05-2008, 09:26 PM   #4
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holy shit tahts just nuts, im glad all are ok, and the big man upstairs def watched out for em
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Old 07-06-2008, 12:09 AM   #5
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Again, I am totally relieved and happy you were all okay. That's the important thing
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im ecstatic they're all ok.

its sad to see all that damage tho, and it's weird, cause i remember complimenting him on those black rims on thursday.

very nice tribute.
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Saw the pics and read what happened, things happen so fast, it's scary sometimes. Lucky the fofo is such a strong car, this could have easely turned out the wrong way. Glad to see that you're all OK.
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