View Full Version : College students try to hop BNSF freight with predictably unfortunate results

09-06-2011, 03:09 PM

You feel bad for the girl, but seriously people, stay off the tracks and stay away from the trains!


Joe the Photog
09-06-2011, 05:27 PM
Turned out better for her than a foursome of morons here in South Carolina a few years ago. They hopped on a train that was stopped at a grade crossing here near the fraternity dorms with plans to jump off at the Amtrak station about a mile away. By then, they said the train was going too fast. By the time it stopped sixty miles later, one of them had fallen off. They found him scattered along the ROW about thirty miles into the trip. It's a horrible way to go and the three survivors were very lucky. Below is just one part of the trip they took --

<a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/joethephotog/5490075315/" title="Riverfront Park Coal Train by Joseph C. Hinson, on Flickr"><img src="http://farm6.static.flickr.com/5058/5490075315_b57b5c04fb.jpg" width="500" height="352" alt="Riverfront Park Coal Train"></a>

09-10-2011, 12:44 PM
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09-10-2011, 02:29 PM
This is from another forum, but I suspect that such a terrible remark will fit in better here:
Well if she tries to sue BN she won't have a leg to stand on