On my way home this evening I had a most shocking experience: I encountered a ghost driver driving the wrong way on the free way on my side of the road. I was alerted to the situation by drivers in the opposite lane who were signaling with their headlights madly. Of course this got my attention but I had no idea what they were trying to tell those of us driven in the opposite lane. Moments later that became horribly apparent when I saw the car coming at us driven the wrong way on the free way. It blew past us in a matter of seconds; at first I didn't even understand how lucky I'd just been or even what happened.
This very moment as I'm sitting at home watching the news do I understand how lucky I actually was. It turns out that that very same ghost driver crashed into a car less than one minute after it passed me killing the ghost driver and seriously injuring the other driver who fortunately is outside danger.
I can't help but think that that seriously injured person could've been me if I'd decided to try and over take another car at the wrong moment or whether I could've done something to prevent the terrible accident which happened only moments after the car passed me by...
Read more about the incident (Danish)
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