This is one of those wrecks that makes you involuntarily scrunch up your face and say things like “holy crap” before you even realize you’re doing it. Early this morning near San Diego, a 21 year old woman somehow managed to put a guard rail all the way through her car.
It's the difference of just one inch. In 2005, the guardrail manufacturer Trinity Industries shaved that much off its guardrail design, saving the company $2 per guardrail head. It also neglected to report this design change to the Federal Highway Administration. Tens of thousands of these potentially deadly guardrail…
Mother Russia. Home of Vodka, sexy ladies in fur hats, and, apparently, the worst drivers in the world. Maybe these winter warriors thought they were still operating Soviet tanks; maybe they were drunk. One thing is for sure: ZOMG HILARIOUS.
We've wondered how safe freeway guard rails really were and how they test them to ensure our safety when people fall asleep at the wheel. This is that test gone horribly wrong. Runaway bus ahead.