I Lost Someone In a Car Accident

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 240 People


    I still have nightmares about the phone call I got on May 4th 2011, he was my best friend. The person I turned to for everything. The whole town was devastated they even held a memorial at the school, he had only turned 18 2 days prior to passing away. I miss him more and more...
    ChelseaJean93 ChelseaJean93
    18-21, F
    Feb 20, 2013

    Three Years Ago Today...

    Three years ago today my step-dad died in a car accident. He was coming over a hill in the country and the person in front of him was moving slighly slower so he decided to pass. Well, it turns out the person in front was going to make a left turn and didn't use their turn...
    ratrodz ratrodz
    26-30, M
    5 Responses Mar 17, 2010

    Come Back

    i find more and more reasons to die without you here dude, you were the only one truly here for me and i need you back 3 i just cant do it without you.
    cats4life cats4life
    18-21, F
    Feb 16, 2013

    My daughters father was killed in a car

    accident on August 23, 2013. She is only 6 years old. It doesn't make sense. It was 7 am and he crossed three lanes and hit a pole. He never fell asleep driving. We weren't together for different reasons but we were best friends. I was scared to be with him because he was an...
    pumkin4 pumkin4
    36-40, F
    1 Response Feb 4, 2014

    Loss Of A Loved One

    I recently lsot my partner of 8 and half years in a tragic car accident, i can't make alot sense of this experience, it's shattering, would like to chat to others who may have had the same experience and can offer some encouragement
    crosskeys crosskeys
    31-35, F
    2 Responses Oct 21, 2011

    R.i.p Dad And Pa :,(

    To start this off. It was July 4, 2009, Me, my brother and my dad. We were having a blast shooting off fire works and all that fun stuff! me mom and dad were divorced. My mom brother and step dad and I planne on going to the beach that day. So before Me and my brother left we...
    bigk817 bigk817
    Nov 6, 2011

    I Lost

    i lost my uncle in a car crash and nearly my father he was in the passenger seat but my uncle was driving and did on impact i was small and i heard i was very close to hi and i feel bad for not remembering him to this day
    Melikehamsters Melikehamsters
    18-21, F
    Aug 29, 2012

    My Best Friend..

    My best friend Christina was my only friend for awhile the only person I hung out with or even really talked to. We took classes together just so we'd be in the same class together and did group projects together. The funny thing about us is our names were only 1 letter from...
    Anonymoushashope Anonymoushashope
    18-21, F
    Jul 30, 2012

    Basically on Saturday someone from my small

    town died. I didn't know her too well but we all knew her, nearly everyone knows eachother where I live. She's was nice, very happy and always smiling. She liked to have, didn't take things too seriously. Partied a lot. She had a car crash the early hours of the morning in...
    xItsChelsx xItsChelsx
    18-21, F
    Jun 2, 2014

    Dear Friend

    I lost a good friend from the recklessness of another. My friend was working for IDOT (Illinois Department of Transportation). She was in a work truck with a coworker. They were sideswiped and t-boned my a grain truck on the highway. Her seatbelt was faulty, and she was ejected...
    steamed27 steamed27
    26-30, F
    Jan 15, 2013

    Darkest Moment of My Life

    I Lost my daughter in a car accident.  This is the darkest moment of my life. I am speechless! I dont want to go back  and reminisce the very grieving experience. I just want to remember my daughter, the sweet girl-daughter that she was! I miss you, Babes....so terribly...
    catalinacentral catalinacentral
    56-60, F
    4 Responses May 21, 2008

    Life's Too Cruel

    My step-Mother is the kindest, most generous loving person I know. And her daughter, my step-sister, died in a car accident. Soon it's her 26th birthday. She loved fast cars, and she was driving her friend home through the country roads and she drove the car straight into the...
    DarceySmile DarceySmile
    18-21, F
    1 Response Feb 15, 2009

    My Dad

    When I was a baby my Dad was killed in an accident involving three trucks. My Dad was hit by an oncoming truck which had crossed lanes as the other driver had dozed off to sleep, he was only 32. I miss the Father I never had, all the missed opportunities to learn from him, the...
    deleted deleted
    1 Response Apr 17, 2012

    My Family

    my family is messed up both my parents were divorced my dad had a kid with one of them who is my older brother and he has younger brothers which are also my steps. i also have a twin sister and younger sister who is extremly michevous and gets tons of attentions and my parents...
    Melikehamsters Melikehamsters
    18-21, F
    Aug 29, 2012

    I Lost My Son's Father In A Car Accident.

    Last November he was in a bad accident with his friend, they both died, and both leaving behind two beautiful baby boys. His friends' son was a few weeks or a month old, and my son with Thomas was 20 months old. No one knows exactly WHAT happened, just that they were on a...
    AnthoneesMommy AnthoneesMommy
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Sep 6, 2012
    Kourtneycota Kourtneycota
    18-21, F
    6 Responses Jan 18, 2016
    Restlesspam Restlesspam
    41-45, F
    1 Response Feb 12, 2014

    Very Sad

    When I was a teenager there were four of us that hung out in the neighborhood. We all had little brothers and they were best friends as well. One day my friend and her boyfriend decided to go to something called "Valentines Heartbeat" which is a concert at Disney...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Oct 3, 2007

    The Pain....

    The pain was too much back than, and looking back Right now, I am wondering to myself was it worse Back than or is it worse now? What if I had Dealth with Losing the two people in this world That I Loved the most, would it not hurt so much? The pain is always there, I look in...
    deleted deleted
    3 Responses Aug 4, 2010

    Too Young to Die

    If there ever was angel on earth that would be our niece, Ashley. She was one of the sweetest and kindest person I know. About two years ago, after our church Christmas party, my husband got a phone call that she had an accident in a freeway and that she died on the spot. She was...
    mathemusician07 mathemusician07
    36-40, F
    May 21, 2008

    How Do We Ever Move On From This

    On feb 15 this year i lost my beautiful cuz in a car accident he was only 21 he was pretty much the brother i never had and a best friend he was my protector and so much more there arnt even words to describe , he was so full of life he was one of those people that u meet once...
    heartbroken86 heartbroken86
    1 Response Apr 13, 2009


    Back in 2009, my friends and I were leaving a party. It wasn't a big party and no alcohol was involved. My friend and her boyfriend had driven to the party on his motorcycle. It was late, around 10:30 pm and it was chilly. Her boyfriend asked if she wanted to ride with me since...
    ABittersweetTragedy ABittersweetTragedy
    22-25, F
    Feb 25, 2013

    My Best Friend's Husband

    My best friend and I have known each other for over 30 years, and I have known her husband for just as long. We raised our kids together, and they had attended my daughter's wedding 2 weeks earlier. He owned a radiator supply business, and was in Kansas driving his route. At 5...
    ColoGrama ColoGrama
    56-60, F
    Sep 30, 2010

    I was 20 and my aunt was 40,

    she was in front of me in her car and we were in the inside lane and a woman in the outside lane had fallen asleep at the wheel but had jumped up and span out and she smashed into about 3 other cars and just missed my aunties car, but because she slammed her brakes on I did as...
    mparker7789 mparker7789
    26-30, M
    Jul 9, 2014

    I Didn't Know Him Well But...

    A guy in my college passed away after being knocked off his moped by the wind, when it happened I didn't pay much attention because I didn't think I knew him but I met up with a friend who asked me about it and it turned out he was one of the students that mentored me in my early...
    mellysaurus mellysaurus
    18-21, F
    Jul 31, 2012

    My mom passed away on may 23rd 2008.

    1 week before my 9th birthday. I don't want to get into details because recalling the story makes me cry. I just know I really could've used her over the years and I really really miss her. My dad says I look just like her. She was so beautiful and amazing. If you're reading...
    RnneKK RnneKK
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Mar 14, 2015

    It Was Raining...

    My cousin and her husband were only married about a year when they both died about 20 years ago. My cousin was driving the car when it hit a patch of wet road and spun into a tree. My cousin's husband died at the scene of the crash, my cousin made it to the hospital and then...
    falconflight falconflight
    1 Response Apr 9, 2008

    My Son

    Dec. 1, 2007, I got a phone call that shattered my life. My son was in an accident and in a coma, things didn't look good. My son had just turned 18, handsome fellow, my baby. He didn't break any bones and only had a few cuts and bruises, but he was so white, and didn't respond...
    wolflady5 wolflady5
    46-50, F
    May 21, 2008

    Lost 3 Ppl In Car Accidents

    The first person was my daddy when I was 11 I can remember that day like it was yesterday hearing my mothers scream and my brother running thru the house screaming for me. Then 2 years ago my best friends on again off again boyfriend of 7 years was heading home when he seen his...
    zc08 zc08
    22-25, F
    Jul 30, 2012

    I Lost Someone In A Car Accident

    I lost a close friend in a car accident. He was like a brother to me. We used to play at his tree house, and host sleepovers. On the morning of September 3rd, 2004, it was another day. I had dressed myself for school, and prepared for class. After a grueling day, I said...
    dave0903 dave0903
    18-21, M
    3 Responses Jan 16, 2010

    The Loss Of My Parents.

    It was a warm, breezy May evening, I was working it was a Saturday and I worked at a management job every Saturday from 1 to 9. The air was the sort that reminded me of running and happiness and the end of school. It was May 17, 2008. I was in an argument with a clerk about...
    hitfaceonbrick hitfaceonbrick
    22-25, M
    May 18, 2010

    Saying Goodbye

    One beautiful, sunny day in late May was a marker of the beginning of the end for me in many ways. My senior year of high school was drawing to a close with final exams that week. Feeling sufficiently prepared for my upcoming tests, I agreed to play a quick game of soccer with my...
    grobiegirl12 grobiegirl12
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jan 15, 2013

    Losing My Sister, And A Part Of Me!

    Last year was a day I lost a part of my heart. You hear these stories all the time, and never think it will happen to you. My sister Dayle was very close to me, and we were so much alike. I'm the eldest of 5 girls and she was number 4. It was last March when she came and visited...
    ladybugmay ladybugmay
    46-50, F
    1 Response Oct 8, 2011


    I've lost 2 close friends in car accidents. It hurts like hell. The first was an ex-boyfriend and he died when I was in the 10th grade. It almost killed me. He was the sweetest person I knew. And would do anything for anyone. I just don't understand why someone so sweet and...
    ladybug87 ladybug87
    18-21, F
    1 Response Oct 30, 2007

    Seat Belts

    My granddad died in a car accident almost 2 years ago.  He completely totaled a brand new Tundra, with less than 800 miles on it.  Either something happened with the gas pedal, or he passed out behind the wheel, but he hit the side of a garage, and then a pine tree, and...
    terra24 terra24
    26-30, F
    1 Response Dec 27, 2007

    My Sister.

    I can talk about it and write about it and think about and most of the time feel nothing. I think it really has messed with my mind, more than i know. I used to think( and how could i that is redic stupid) that i just didn't care very much, that it wasnt a big deal, i didnt...
    Colorfulsweet Colorfulsweet
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Mar 12, 2010

    Please read this. I lost my best friend Brice

    Bishop in a car accident on October 15, 2013. He was only 14 years old and really fun to be around because he always put a smile on your face and made you laugh if you were mad or sad. He was one of the most caring people I have ever met and was the light to everyone. He was...
    CDavisJr1998 CDavisJr1998
    18-21, M
    Mar 2, 2014


    Arthur was my cousin. He was much older than me, and I had only met him a few times.He went to the Army, and left his son Jack and girlfriend Zoe behind.He was in the Army for what seemed like forever. I remember having a conversation with him on the phone once.His voice was...
    TheSimpsons8 TheSimpsons8
    22-25, F
    2 Responses May 13, 2012

    Rest In Peace - Kristin

    May 18, 2008 - Riding home in the car.. having the time of our lives. Listening to Michael Jackson, when this car comes and hits us in passenger side. She wasn't wearing her seatbelt and was immediately ejected out of the car. I was pinned in and our friends were in the back seat...
    Millie0213 Millie0213
    26-30, F
    1 Response Dec 6, 2011

    My Mother, Brother & I were at home whilst my

    Father had flown to the mainland for work. My boyfriend at the time was also with us, when my mum received a phone call that would drastically change my families life. The news of my Grandmother & cousin being in a car accident only 30 seconds away from the safety of my cousins...
    jamiexoxo jamiexoxo
    18-21, F
    1 Response Oct 8, 2014

    My Father

    It was terrible. one of the worst things following it was 2 weeks or so later when the police came over with what was in the car. It was in a black garbage bag. They handed me my doll. Its head was dented and there were black marks on its face. They also gave me  my bike...
    Tacit Tacit
    22-25, F
    Jun 23, 2008

    The Death Of My Only Sister

    I lost my only sibling, Agnes, when i was just 11. She was 15. It started like any other day. I left for school and yelled bye to her through her door and in return she replied with a sleepy grunt of a goodbye. She had just finished her exams for the year so she was sleeping in...
    aliwhatt aliwhatt
    Jul 25, 2010

    Losing Someone Close To You Can Ruin Your Life.

    I am on this site anonymously, so I won't use any real names. He was my little brother's best friend and when he started working with me at the gas station, it was probably the best thing that ever happened to me. I was always shy and by the time I reached high school, my self...
    abstract424 abstract424
    2 Responses Nov 28, 2011

    A Kid In My Grades Sister

    their once was this girl named rosie who was in 8th grade(a year older than me) who i never met she was a kid in my grades sister the kid in my grade name was leum one day we were just walking into class when a anouncment told us the tragic news almost all the 9th grade was...
    tyroo9 tyroo9
    13-15, M
    Dec 27, 2010
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