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Old 03-22-2009, 07:57 PM   #1
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Rider Down 59 South at the Fountains

Saw it around 4:30, southbound feeder road of 59, just past the Fountains near airport. Black bike, looked like a CBR 1000 RR, dragged over to the curb. Fairings mostly removed, but looked still able to roll. Fire truck on scene, 3-4 police cars, debris all over road, all lanes shut down. It was just past an entrance / exit to Razoo's, so maybe a failure to yield by a car entering the feeder. Hope the rider is OK.
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Old 03-22-2009, 08:01 PM   #2
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we were on the patio of sam's boat when it happened. i was told by a friend that passed by, that it looked like the rider wasn't wearing a helmet.

hope the rider heels though
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Old 03-22-2009, 08:42 PM   #3
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Prayers out to the fallen rider. Hopefully it's not going to be an RIP thread.
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Old 03-22-2009, 09:01 PM   #4
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Thoughts out to the rider! doesn't sound very good at all ..

Man alot of rider down threads today...
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Old 03-22-2009, 10:38 PM   #5
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I saw that going down 59 that looked like a bad accident. I hope he is ok.
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Old 03-23-2009, 01:52 PM   #6
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I was in Borders studying when I saw the cop cars and ambulance pull up. A friend walked up to the accident and said he saw that the front end was separated from the rest of the bike. They took the rider away pretty quick. I didnt see the accident and am not sure what happened. Not sure if rider fell and car hit him or a car caused the accident. The cops and fire dept were on the scene for quite a while though.

Hope the rider is ok.
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I was there, me and some buddies were riding, this guy was a total squid, no helmet, he blew by me going about sucks he went down but he really had it coming......
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Old 03-24-2009, 05:35 PM   #11
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I passed by that wreck also. Hopefully he recovers.
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