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Hit by a Deer last night

Discussion in 'New Members' started by RedDouble, Feb 18, 2011.

  1. Feb 18, 2011 at 8:10 AM
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    RedDouble

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    Driving home from work last night and saw a deer running across the road in front of me. Slammed on the brakes and a second deer hit the end of the front bumper and spun down the side. It saw me about the time I saw it's little friend and was hard on the brakes itself. It's head was down and it slid in low. I looked in the mirror to see it spinning in the other lane, it looked a little dizzy as it got up and walked away.

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    Scuffed the bumper a bit and put an A$$ print in the drivers door

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    Could be worse I guess, but angry as heck just the same.
    Kinda glad I removed the flaps when I bought the truck. That one would have been broken now anyway and probably would have damaged the body cladding on the way out.
     
  2. Feb 18, 2011 at 8:13 AM
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    96Taco

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    Buddy, thats nothin'. Be happy you got away with that much. The auto body store will bang that out easy
     
  3. Feb 18, 2011 at 8:14 AM
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    Jester243

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    Glad you ended up being ok, well aside from the assprint on the door :laugh:
     
  4. Feb 18, 2011 at 8:17 AM
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    hellrazor004

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    Nice - now try that when your on a motorcycle. I was riding with a buddy of mine when a deer took him out from the side. He never saw the damn thing coming.

    He turned out fine, the bike not so much.
     
  5. Feb 18, 2011 at 9:22 AM
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    Krazie Sj

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    And that's why I bought and ARB.
     
  6. Feb 18, 2011 at 9:46 AM
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    MJonAgs32

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    battle wounds!

    good thing you and the deer walked away from the hit
     
  7. Feb 18, 2011 at 9:48 AM
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    Krazie Sj

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    Fuck the deer. Damn stupid ass animals.
     
  8. Feb 18, 2011 at 10:09 AM
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    tanzak88

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  9. Feb 18, 2011 at 10:16 AM
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    woody6047

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    :laughing: ^^

    Sorry to see you hit the deer but i have seen much worse out there. Glad your alright
     
  10. Feb 18, 2011 at 10:19 AM
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  11. Feb 18, 2011 at 10:20 AM
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    Hi Yo
     
  12. Feb 18, 2011 at 10:22 AM
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  13. Feb 18, 2011 at 4:30 PM
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    Gatorstaco

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    I know how you feel. Got one just ouside Cincinati, the deer hit the corner of the fender at the signal light with his head and the body hit the side. I was in the middle lane and the third car and that was in the after noon. 3000.00 later
     
  14. Feb 18, 2011 at 4:33 PM
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    :rofl:
     
  15. Feb 18, 2011 at 4:35 PM
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    Sorry about your pickup.
     
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