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I Lost a Child In a Car Accident

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 27 People

    Too Young to Die

    My son was just 16 1/2 years of age when he died as a result of a car accident. His death was a consequence of under-age drinking. He would have celebrated his 31st birthday tomorrow. You can read my the story of how God healed my broken heart in the LOVE THE LORD section of...
    ServantoftheLord ServantoftheLord 51-55 3 Responses Jul 21, 2008

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    I Lost My Son to a Car Accident and I Was Driving

    I was taking two of my sons to Cabelas and I had a wreck.  It was a drizzly afternoon and we were on our way to get my oldest son new arrows and to have his draw length changed on his bow.  We were going along a highway I had driven down for years.  We were talking...
    tammysgoodman tammysgoodman 36-40 12 Responses Jul 30, 2008

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    The Club

    There is an exclusive club One which you would pay anything not to be a member of. One where its members all have a common bond. A place where we can come, and everyone knows how to respond. A club that allows us to not feel so all alone. Each of us has a child with...
    GentlemanBobIII GentlemanBobIII 41-45, M 3 Responses Jul 8, 2011

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    Lost My 17 Year Old Son In A Car Accident.

    My husband and i lost our 17 year old son in a car accident, he fell asleep at the wheel less than 3 miles from our house. No drugs or alcohol were involved. Miss him more than I can say.
    mamagrodz mamagrodz 46-50, F 3 Responses Oct 23, 2012

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    I Lost My Son

    On 7/19/12 was the worst day of my life I lost my son in a fatal car accident.My son dj was 15 years old he was with three other friends in a car do what normal teenagers do.He (dj) was in the back seat with his friend. My son suffer muplity injuries & his friend that was in the...
    missingmysondj missingmysondj 31-35 1 Response Aug 12, 2012

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    Gone, The Love Of My Life

    Seven years and nearly three months, my angel died. On minute, she and her daddy were driving to school, the next, she had gone. She was only six, bubbly, cheerful, ginger. Doing well at school, sang a lot, mad about animals, and loved sports. She was just my normal, adorable...
    SummerRainSparkles SummerRainSparkles 36-40, F 2 Responses Feb 17, 2013

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    I Lost My Son In Car Accident

    my son and his friend were killed instantly in a head-on car crash on Oct. 15, 2011.  My son was the driver, we think maybe he fell asleep at the wheel.  It hurts so bad and we miss him so much. I don't have much energy for anything, i am just heartbroken, he was only 23.
    fildanmirela fildanmirela 36-40 9 Responses Nov 16, 2011

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    The Greatest Loss I Have Ever Experienced

    Even thought my son was concieved as a result of rape I loved him from the moment he was born. He was with my wonderfull and very much missed boyfriend At the time the accident happened. They were on their way to pick me up from work. A drunk driver hit the car going 60 m/p/h. My...
    cryssy8313 cryssy8313 22-25, F 3 Responses Mar 1, 2013

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    My son was killed on November 14 2013 it hurts

    so much I can't even think he was my best friend and busy we did so much together if not for god I would not want to live this life any more
    tbearw58 tbearw58 56-60, M 2 Responses Dec 15, 2013

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    I Lost My Only Child

    This is the first time I have reached out to speak with someone other then family and friends. My only child was killed in a wreck away from home out of town in North Dakota on a job. Derek was 23 married with 2 sons and another son on the way. I had to wait 5 days for my babies...
    Myonlychild Myonlychild 41-45, F 2 Responses May 27, 2012

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    My First Born Brittany Nicole

    I am a mother of three beautiful babies. Brittany, Brandon, and Baylor. Britt is my first born. She was born on January 3rd, 1996, Then Brandon on August 10th, 1997 and finally my baby boy Baylor on March 18th, 2000. Brittany received her license on January 4th, 2012. The day...
    Motherof3PreciousAngels Motherof3PreciousAngels 36-40, F Aug 26, 2013

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    After Three Dayes I Wrote A Prayer And Put In Facebook My Son Had A Car Acident

    I am so sorry to hear you lost you son I know the pain,three months ago I lost my eldest son in the car crash ,he was just 19 years old,it wasn't his fault he was a passager with his boxing coach,the driver was his boxing manager,he didn'nt have a driving lisence, and he was...
    brokenheartwoumen brokenheartwoumen 41-45 1 Response Jul 26, 2011

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    A Day That Will Live In Infamy

    I wrote this as an assignment for my English comp class in 2005. It is my story in a narrative essay form, which will explain the format it is written in. I was a 30 year old grandfather by virtue of near marriage. I was engaged to a grandmother. Her son was only 16 when...
    GentlemanBobIII GentlemanBobIII 41-45, M Jul 8, 2011

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    Hey there folks my name is Keegan. I was in a auto accident on 10/22/14. I don't remember being hit. All I remember is waking up in a field my delivery truck was upside down. I...
    Keegs22 Keegs22 22-25, M 1 Response Nov 24

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    This happened in June i was on my way to pick up my sister (this was my fault and i had just gotten my lisnse 2 or 3 month prier to the accident) and i was looking for the street...
    emmainal emmainal 16-17, F 5 days ago

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    I've been in a car wreck:(
    dwood1 dwood1 13-15, M 1 Response Nov 25

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    This my friends... Is what's left of my friends car.. I'm just thankful to be alive
    Bflyboo14 Bflyboo14 13-15, F 9 Responses Dec 7

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    that's how I spent my Sunday. I am so very lucky I think
    brown2306 brown2306 16-17, F 1 Response Dec 8

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    What an exciting Monday. Hit by someone while I sat at a red light. He had No insurance of course. How did I get so lucky... F Me, F Mondays
    wise025 wise025 22-25, M Dec 8

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    It was years ago. My sister was taking my Nephews and I to my sister's condo for a sleepover. We were at the stop sign and someone rear ended us. He was going down the road fast...
    Balloonboy33 Balloonboy33 26-30, M 6 days ago

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    PART I Article 1 For the purposes of the present Convention, a child means every human being below the age of eighteen years unless under the law applicable to the child...
    lunadelobos lunadelobos 41-45 1 Response Dec 7

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    Over the course of my life I have lost all of my immediate family. I am 38. not too old, not exactly a spring chick either. this is the first year that I will have not family at...
    happyhopiindian happyhopiindian 31-35, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    And it just keeps happening... Another message in my inbox with that guy named deleted. Seriously? You couldn't take the time to say goodbye first? We just talked yesterday and...
    Lyssak Lyssak 36-40, F 3 Responses Dec 4

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    I remember another car accident I witnessed in my hometown when I was a teenager. I was in the passenger's seat of my boyfriend's car at the time. We were driving down a Main...
    CascadingCoquette CascadingCoquette 26-30, F 1 Response Dec 6

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    I got news this morning that my best friend and his parents were in a car accident and he passed his moms arm was only broken and his dad passed to.I'm sharing this because I didn...
    unicorns345 unicorns345 13-15, M Dec 13

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    I could have died last night in a car accident. Got hit by a car and my car flipped three times and no air bags came out.... && I left the scene walking without so much as a...
    LyricDrayton LyricDrayton 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I have been extremely obese all my life. It's a genetic predisposition, because my mom is a really big woman too. And of course I always ate a lot and I hated it to move my body...
    ssbbwjean2000 ssbbwjean2000 41-45, F 1 Response 10 hrs ago

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    Just on December 18th I have taken the life of my first cat. Please, help me. It was just a normal, even happy day for me and my little one, we where coming back from his gym. I...
    MyKorsy MyKorsy 36-40, F 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    I scared my little son when realized the cat was dead screaming like a beluga whale still went to the hospital and needed someone to tell me what I had known. They helped me, put...
    MyKorsy MyKorsy 36-40, F 5 hrs ago

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    Id stopped and than did jerk the car ahead!!! How could I have not stop knowing he was under???!!!! What do I do, I looked at support groups but only one in 30 miles and closed for...
    MyKorsy MyKorsy 36-40, F 5 hrs ago

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    One time at the pool I had to change into my swim suit but there were no bathrooms. So I had to change behind the car. I got naked and reached for my suit when I heard laughing. I...
    UnoGuy UnoGuy 13-15, M 2 Responses 14 hrs ago

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    "I'd like to get lost in the darkest corners of your mind". When I wrote her this line, I was lost, lost in life. One day you wake up and realise your life has past by and you...
    Krist0f Krist0f 41-45, M 3 hrs ago

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    As a toddler I never played with other kids. Then we moved into a house next door to a widow who ran a daycare in her house. From my backyard, I could see maybe 25 kids around my...
    compassionateear compassionateear 46-50 1 Response 7 hrs ago

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    When people tell me that I MUST have kids, I literally feel like this: http://theoatmeal.com/comics/kids I don't want children, and have never been interested in children. The...
    spacepixie spacepixie 26-30, F 5 Responses Dec 10

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    Or shall I say 4 someones... October 4th, 2010. My only sibling, my elder brother by 11 1/2 years was in a four wheeler accident that proved to be fatal. Despite our age difference...
    Fallynangel Fallynangel 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Hey, my name is Daniel Michael R, I have hypopituitarism and this is the story of my best friend, the only girl that ever loved me. Her name is Samantha J. McClain, she was born on...
    DanielMR DanielMR 18-21 1 Response Nov 26

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    Never have i felt this lost and hopless and spiritless before there is just nothing nothing at all to lift my spirits to cheer me up to make me get up and wanting to do something i...
    anasteel2 anasteel2 41-45, F 3 Responses 10 hrs ago

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    So found this book.. Anyone lost it?
    littlevikinggirl littlevikinggirl 36-40, F 46 mins ago

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    Today's is one of those days where I just wallow. No one's home and with my headphones and computer, it's like I'm completely alone in my own little world. I'm torturing myself...
    HarleyQuinn326 HarleyQuinn326 22-25, F Nov 24

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    I was coming home from the amusement park with my parents when I fell asleep. I woke up and had realized how much i had to drink. I really needed to go so badly my legs were...
    cutecheerleadergirl cutecheerleadergirl 18-21, F 9 Responses Nov 26

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    Every week we had to see him, and every week he would beat us up, we would hide before he would arrive, I remember one of my siblings running down the drive and he chased her and I...
    Couldhelp Couldhelp 18-21, M 1 Response Dec 10

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    After eleven years of marriage, my husband and I separated on the advice of a marriage counsellor while still attending marriage counselling sessions. Big mistake. We also already...
    canelabunz canelabunz 51-55, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    So it's the season of good will. I planned to visit my grandparents this year for Xmas. They decided to invite my mum. Anyho I planned to buy Xmas presents months ago for the 15...
    lilygeorge12 lilygeorge12 22-25, F 2 days ago

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    My 10 year old daughter lost her life to cancer on March 5, 2012. At Texas Children Hospital in Houston, Tx. It has been the hard for the family to deal with and we miss her very...
    pstches06 pstches06 36-40, F Dec 4

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    I was on the freeway headed home from West Hollywood. It was late, maybe half past 2:00, and I was about exit off the freeway when the car in the fast lane a few car lengths in...
    CascadingCoquette CascadingCoquette 26-30, F 1 Response Dec 6

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    I lost my husband at age 29, he died when our son was only 2 mos. old. Then my mom died from cancer. My dad remarried before the grass could grow on my mothers grave. He moved...
    SeaGenieTx SeaGenieTx 51-55, F Dec 9

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    We have lost two of our adult children to death and the last two have rejected us. I was a mother to four children and worked hard along with their dad to make their lives...
    djc64 djc64 66-70, F 2 Responses Dec 3