Horrific Crash in Washington Leaves Young Girl Traumatized, Unharmed

The really amazing thing about this story is that somehow Yasman Fausto emerges from this over-the-top level of driver negligence physically unscathed.  The driver was driving on a suspended license, adding more anecdotal evidence to the idea that suspending a license does little to alter driver behavior and is being charged with “reckless driving.”  If that’s all he’s charged with, then Washington either needs new cops, new D.A.’s or new laws.

I can’t help but mentally going back to the reporter repeatedly asserting that the girl is “unhurt.”  I can’t imagine a world where she doesn’t mentally carry this with her for the rest of her life.

On another note, was it just me that got the commercial on what kind of gas to put in my car to get it “rocking and rolling” before this story?  That’s in at least slightly bad taste, right?

  • This video is downright scary…

  • joe

    I have to ask, where were the parents? Maybe I’m overly protective but shouldn’t that kid have an adult holder her hand?

  • The parents are walking right in front of her. She’s laughing and skipping merrily behind them. I’m assuming they went into shock there for a couple seconds.

  • Holy Crap!!! And a continuation of my observation that commercials that accompany online videos and news stories of horrific car crashes are prefaced with an ad for cars or gasoline. Glad the girl is alive.

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