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Charles
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« on: 16 May, 2011, 10:08:58 AM »

This is what can result when you don't look in your mirror before you pull out and hence don't realise that a Y10 selectronic (with only 17 K miles on the clock) is passing you.  My son Jack was overtaking a Vectra when the owner pulled out and knocked him into a telegraph post. Look where the front offside wheel ended up! Great shame about the Y10, must have been one of the best in existence but, unbelievably, Jack has only a broken right femur, cracked left ankle  and cracked right forearm.  Not a mark on his face or upper body and no internal injuries - thank God.


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« Reply #1 on: 16 May, 2011, 11:01:40 AM »

Ouch!  I wish your son Jack a speedy recovery, a very lucky escape, looks like the Y10 did a good job in protecting him.
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« Reply #2 on: 16 May, 2011, 11:25:19 AM »

Mega-Ouch! I am very glad to hear that Jack is a very lucky boy. Please wish him a speedy recovery Charles. The Y10 looks a mess but presumably some of the damage was post-accident by the emergency services? Still, the offside front wheel has been moved a lot by the accident but it looks as if it didn't take up much space in the passenger compartment.
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« Reply #3 on: 16 May, 2011, 11:56:44 AM »

Glad to hear Jack had a lucky escape. Undoubtedly a traumatic experience.
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