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September 06, 2007

Insane: Woman Races Train To Outpace It And Cross Ahead of It; Loses

Nothing gory. You can't really see the impact but you know from the story that it was fatal.

What's particularly insane is that she wasn't trying to outrun one train, but two. At the end of the video you can see a train on the opposite track coming from the other direction. She was thus trying to thread her way between two trains as they closed hard on each other.

I guess it was that second train that caused her to make her attempt to cross the tracks earlier than she wanted. Why at that point she didn't think to herself that maybe she should just wait is anyone's guess.

She killed both of her daughters with this failed stunt.

Thanks to RobG.

Link Problems: The link appears to be correct (just double-checked). If it's not working, it may be due to server stress caused by a Drudge-a-lanche. He usually links these FREAK! stories.


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