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terrible motorcycle crash yesterday

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***Julie*Ann***.sprinkling fairydust***

***Julie*Ann***.sprinkling fairydust*** Report 29 Jun 2008 10:27

i popped on to checknews locally but nothing reported
son in law witnessed it, saw motorcyclist going thru air, stopped to help, but couldnt feel pulse, he was shook up himself at this poor guys injurys,
the police and ambulancethankfully arrived within seconds,
so he left, then realised when he got to where he was going he was covered in blood himself where he stopped to help,

been thinkng of this poor motorbiker all night and wondering how he is

AnnCardiff

AnnCardiff Report 29 Jun 2008 10:31

please God he survives - motorcyclists frighten me to death - they are so vulnerable

***Julie*Ann***.sprinkling fairydust***

***Julie*Ann***.sprinkling fairydust*** Report 29 Jun 2008 10:34

its so busy where it happend and noone gives way, its also got road works which are badly managed no signs or lights but are in desperate need of some kind of help

SIL not sure if he had a pillion

Julie

Julie Report 29 Jun 2008 11:15

Hi Julie....

Whereabouts...in Newport...??

You heard anything yet...??

Hope he's ok.

Cumbrian Caz~**~

Cumbrian Caz~**~ Report 29 Jun 2008 11:18

I hope everyone is ok Julie, how awful for the young man,

Caz xx

Dawnieher3headaches

Dawnieher3headaches Report 29 Jun 2008 12:49

Hope hes ok.

Hubby used to ride bikes but wont know as it wouldnt be fair on me and children if anything happened to him.

You can tell when he drives a car he used to ride a bike as when he goes past a junction that has a car waiting to come out he slows a bit as he was always wary of cars pulling out as happened to him twice.
On one of them the woman was shook up but didnt like the fact she had a boot sized dent in her bodywork from where hubby slamed his boot against it to stop getting the full brunt.

Mazfromnorf

Mazfromnorf Report 29 Jun 2008 15:05

weekend s always bring tragedys I hope he has survived .my son was taking a bus to newcastle but had to divert from town centre as someone had been killed .thers no news on that yet sad sad world

Julie

Julie Report 29 Jun 2008 16:43

Nudging for news...??

***Julie*Ann***.sprinkling fairydust***

***Julie*Ann***.sprinkling fairydust*** Report 30 Jun 2008 08:21

no news
just checked local argus website, but cos its now printed in bristol news is all history, nothing on there,
nothing on wales bbc news either on net

this happend on malpas road near sainsburys, saturday in newport