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Old 07-10-2008, 03:30 PM   #1
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A motorcyclist was injured after colliding with a fellow bike rider.

HOUSTON (KTRK) -- Deputies say a helmet probably saved the life of a man in a motorcycle crash in northwest Harris County.

We're told two motorcyclists were traveling on West Little York near Yorkshire when one of them switched lanes, and clipped the other bike.

One rider was thrown off his bike, but wasn't seriously hurt. The second rider did not crash. Deputies are checking to see if alcohol played a role in the accident.
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Old 07-10-2008, 03:32 PM   #2
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A motorcyclist was injured after colliding with a fellow bike rider.

HOUSTON (KTRK) -- Deputies say a helmet probably saved the life of a man in a motorcycle crash in northwest Harris County.

We're told two motorcyclists were traveling on West Little York near Yorkshire when one of them switched lanes, and clipped the other bike.

One rider was thrown off his bike, but wasn't seriously hurt. The second rider did not crash. Deputies are checking to see if alcohol played a role in the accident.


pretty careless but why do the police suspect alcohol the role with every accident.
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Old 07-10-2008, 03:35 PM   #3
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pretty careless but why do the police suspect alcohol the role with every accident.

because it makes for a better news story if someone is drunk.



Alternate possibility: you'd have to be insanely retarded to do that sober.....so the police were hoping he was at least drunk?
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Deputies always check to see if alchohol played a roll in anything. If you get pulled over they are looking at you to see if your drunk, they may not test you but they are checking. So It's kinda silly to say they checking on alchohols role.
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because it makes for a better news story if someone is drunk.



Alternate possibility: you'd have to be insanely retarded to do that sober.....so the police were hoping he was at least drunk?
cuz MANY m/c accidents involve alky and over 50% of deaths on bikes, alky is a contributing factor.

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cuz MANY m/c accidents involve alky and over 50% of deaths on bikes, alky is a contributing factor.

sportbike and cruiser alike.

I'm not doubting it.
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that sux, but look at squids on the highway (not saying weaving in and out of traffic is squidish, but come on, you can tell whos a squid)

im surprised it dosnt happen more often
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cuz MANY m/c accidents involve alky and over 50% of deaths on bikes, alky is a contributing factor.

sportbike and cruiser alike.

What about weed? Many high deaths?
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