My Life Of A Car Accident Essay

781 Words Dec 9th, 2015 4 Pages
Imagine being in your car driving across the street and BOOM! In the blink of an eye you’ve suddenly been hit by another car. You lose consciousness for a couple seconds and wake up to deployed airbags, smoke coming from the hood of your car, and a cracked windshield. Sounds terrible right?
Growing up I always heard about car accidents on the news, the radio, and through family members and I would say that I’d never be in one. Well let’s just say anything can happen and it can happen within seconds. I never imagined being in a car accident until the day I actually was in one with my friends.
When I was in high school, I got my first car and every morning before leaving for school, my mom would always tell me to “Drive safe, and go straight to school, no stops!” and I would do just that. Unlike any other morning after arriving to school, I decided to find my two friends and leave to go to Chick-fil-a. We had fifteen minutes to get there and back without being late for school. While trying to cross a 4-lane road, I was t-boned by an older lady who was texting while driving. I didn’t see her and she said she didn’t see me. I was literally two minutes away from Chick-fil-a when I was hit. When she hit me I lost consciousness for about 30 seconds and the only thing I can remember is waking up to find out that I had been in an accident and panicking. At the scene I was an emotional wreck, no matter how hard I tried, I couldn’t stop the tears from falling. My friends and I were…

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