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post #8 of Old 08-07-2013
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Re: Car falls from Chesapeake Bay Bridge

Weird though that the car got airbourne enough to go over.

I only worry about bridges like this one in fog. First, don't wanna repeat of the Sunshine Skyway incident where the bridge is rammed by a ship. Second, and this goes doublely so on the motorcycle, i worry about getting rammed from behind. I usually slow down only slightly depending on how good or bad the vis is. But if there is slower moving traffic it forces me to slow to unsafe speeds for a high speed roadway. There is no such thing as a fender bender on a motorcycle.

Last edited by TJC45; 08-07-2013 at 03:22 PM.
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