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My truck was rear ended... with a twist.

Discussion in 'General Automotive' started by sooner07, Jan 31, 2010.

  1. Jan 31, 2010 at 4:59 PM
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    sooner07

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    I was leaving work last week, going to go to happy hour with a few co-workers and wham! I was sitting at a light and someone rear ended me.

    Funny part, it was my intern that had started the week before. She was pretty embarrassed.:rolleyes: She was driving a scion tC and it was pretty jacked up. The Taco's bumper is fubared, but the bed didn't hit the cab or anything.

    I felt really bad for her, as she is a pretty nice girl and I can only imagine how mortified she was. I played it off like it was no big deal, after all we are both ok. So, looks like I'll be getting some sort of new kick ass bumper soon. Woohoo!:D
     
  2. Jan 31, 2010 at 5:05 PM
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    Jason'sLawnCare

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    :woot: congrats on the start of getting a new bumper.
     
  3. Jan 31, 2010 at 5:05 PM
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    tc2008

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    so now you have to fork out your money for a new rear bumper? Wow you must be very generous to that girl or she has to pay you back some how...
     
  4. Jan 31, 2010 at 5:06 PM
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    Jason'sLawnCare

    Jason'sLawnCare Prepared for Bambi

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  5. Jan 31, 2010 at 5:08 PM
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    hahahhah ^^^ I want my girl to do that shakey thingy on me :D
     
  6. Jan 31, 2010 at 5:14 PM
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    sooner07

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    No no, her insurance is taking care of it. I did avoid getting the police involved and arranged for the tow truck to take her car way. But I'm not out of pocket anything other than some gas money.

    Maybe I'll have enough left over for one of those shaky things... :)
     
  7. Jan 31, 2010 at 5:16 PM
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    What!?!? Why would you buy one of those things?
     
  8. Jan 31, 2010 at 5:18 PM
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    sooner07

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    good point. I'm not very good with money.
     
  9. Jan 31, 2010 at 5:23 PM
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    NAYo2002

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    Why would you want to avoid getting the police involved? Most insurance companies won't process it without police documentation.
     
  10. Jan 31, 2010 at 5:24 PM
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    sooner07

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    I avoided police involvement as there was no need, in my eyes, for her to get a ticket. As for the insurance part, it's not true, at least for her insurance or mine. I was talking to my agent at the time and since there were no injuries he said I didn't need to worry about it.
     
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