I Was In a Fatal Car Accident

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 54 People

    Blimey, hard writing this down.

    January 2012 i left to go to work. Cold wet and windy winters morning. I remember driving down the road, then turning left at the traffic lights. The next 2 1/2 hours are completely blank. Apart from a brief flashback for a few seconds ( after seeing an accident on tv) this is...
    hovisandhispad hovisandhispad
    51-55, M
    3 Responses Aug 24, 2014

    A Whole Life Changed, And Another One Gone.

    My name is Emmaleigh, and I'm 19 years old. I work as a waitress, and can work late nights, so on November 26th, 2011, I got out of work around 11pm. I went to my apartment, where I sat for a while with my roommate and my dog, and then decided to go to my boyfriend's house for...
    eodom eodom
    18-21
    2 Responses Feb 28, 2012

    I was 18 years old and out with a friend

    enjoying our day off. We had gotten lost and decided to turn around and go back home. I was not familiar with the area. But, we were on a dirt road and when I came upon an intersection with a stop sign, I assumed that traffic stopped all four ways. It didn't. The stop was only a...
    as2010 as2010
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Nov 13, 2014

    I woke up today and found out

    that one of my friends was dead and the other one was in a coma and that j was lucky to be alive. I was in an accident late last night. but when I woke up I asked for my friends because I had thought that we were all fine. I was having a conversation with them moments before...
    brown2306 brown2306
    18-21, F
    1 Response Sep 1, 2015

    I have a very difficult time talking about this

    experience. I think I'm still trying to push it down that it just keeps getting stuck in my soul and I won't let it go. I have a tremendous amount of guilt that I feel as if I deserve to have. That's all I will say. It's sad that this happens to people but I'm glad I'm not alone...
    Bird488 Bird488
    26-30, F
    6 Responses Jul 28, 2014

    My Life Was Destroyed

    February 7th 2012 I left work and went to my brothers to play some acoustic guitar before I was supposed to pick my girlfriend up. I left my brothers and went down a road I've never been on before. It was foggy out and I hit a patch of black ice that put my car in a nasty slide...
    KapptainRedbeard KapptainRedbeard
    31-35, M
    1 Response Nov 8, 2013

    Jan 1, 2006

    Last New years eve...we went to ormoc city to celebrate.. yah of course, i'm with my familly...but after that, on the way home..we met an accident, my dad fell asleep while driving.., i was in the front sit then, i know how it feels like being so near to death... i thought i was...
    xipher xipher
    18-21
    Mar 25, 2008

    Still Emotional

    I was in a fatal car accident on halloween. It has been so hard...still to this day to deal with it. A pedestrian and her friends were running across a busy street where the speed limit is 50mph. I wasn't speeding or under the influence of anything, but when it happened, it...
    Moto01 Moto01
    26-30
    2 Responses Feb 11, 2008

    3 days ago my 4 year old daughter tells me

    "mommy it would be awful if you were covered in blood because a car hit you." The expression on my face was sheer horror cause why would she say such a thing?! I responded "let's not think or talk about that and only think of good thing." I was 2 minutes from work on Friday...
    lightworker9 lightworker9
    26-30, F
    May 29, 2015

    I was 17. My father had just passed.

    I rebelled at the lack of control in life when I experienced his death. I was wild. I inherited millions of dollars due to the fact of his death. People came from everywhere and attacked my cripple naiveness to squeeze money from me. This developed my hatred for people rooted in...
    Ryzryz Ryzryz
    22-25, M
    1 Response Apr 29, 2014

    In A "poof" Entire Year Disappeared

    yes hard to believe and accept...when on poarch in Dublin California wth 4 other men smoking I smelled ~a freshly lit cigarette~ and asked "can any of you spare me one"? when all heads turned toward to me alerting me "you haven't ever asked us that before" being shocked learning...
    koolkeepn koolkeepn
    46-50, M
    2 Responses Nov 29, 2011

    Horrific Fatal Car Accident.

    I was a passenger in my boyfriend's car along with us were three of his friends, we were just driving to visit friends who had decided to camp in the countryside overnight. We were all 17yrs old (I´m 47 today). On our way back everything was normal until all of a sudden the...
    aebb2802 aebb2802
    46-50, F
    Sep 26, 2015

    I Was In A Fatal Car Accident With My Boyfriend

    my name is Diandra , i am 20 years old , i live in a small town , my boyfriend Daymond was 18 turning 19 , this feb . Daymond and I knew each other from the time we were 2 years old , i was waitressing for an italian resteraunt where i live , me and daymond had a house together...
    daymondsmyangel13 daymondsmyangel13
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Nov 30, 2013

    I was in a car accident just over a month ago.

    The other driver died. I'm still struggling with survivors guilt. It's hard.
    awake79 awake79
    22-25, F
    Sep 4, 2015

    It Was A Long Time Ago ! Yet It Feels Like Yesterday!!

    MY LIFE HASNT BEEN THE SAME, WHEN A 23 YEAR OLD GIRL HAD LOST HER LIFE. IN AN ACCIDENT IN WHICH I WAS TOTALLY NOT AT FAULT ! I AM STILL AROUND TO TRY AND FIND THE REASON WHY SHE DID IT, AND TRYING TO FIND MYSELF. I HAVE BEEN OUT OF WORK FOR SIX MONTHS AFTER THE...
    millen74 millen74
    31-35, M
    2 Responses Apr 28, 2010

    The Day I Will Never Forget

    It was a sunny afternoon in January, 2012. I left work at 3 pm and was headed home. I had an upcoming trip with family that I was preparing for - so I knew I needed to get a haircut. I normally would exit the highway at a certain exit, but I could exit at the next exit down and...
    jdobstl jdobstl
    26-30, M
    Aug 2, 2013

    I have tried to seek therapy

    but with having no luck, I found this app to share my story. On July 3rd 2015 I was on my way home from visiting a friend. It was nearly 11pm that evening when I was traveling Westbound on a dark street/corner getting ready to make a "bare" left turn onto another road. I didn...
    Tremmega Tremmega
    70+, F
    1 Response Jan 16

    Looking for people in the Sacramento area

    that have been in fatal car accidents. All capacities from driver, witness, family member, first responders. I am thinking of starting a support group or several. Thank you
    jsperell jsperell
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jun 12, 2014

    I fliped my 1996 chevy 2wd two door truck.

    I bought a 1998 k1500 4wd three door and got a big block to replace my stock engine I rebuild my diff created my own drive shaft got a racing transmission sent it off to get rusty and now I race my custem 1996, 1998 chevy 4 wd custem big block
    dailyracingdadboy dailyracingdadboy
    26-30, M
    Jan 16

    I Killed 2 People In A Car Accident

    I was in college. I was car pooling with a friend and had just picked her up from her house and on the way to campus when we crested a small hill when a taxi pulled out from my right. I had 3 choices. Swerve to the right into the trees, contiue forward and hitting the cab, or...
    isoapcwaga1 isoapcwaga1
    41-45, M
    2 Responses Jun 5, 2012

    It all started by dropping the kids off at the

    baby sitter going to work and then going out to eat with my sister after work... Then going and getting the kids and taking my husbands brother to visitation with his dad because I had custody of him... In which his dad did not show up for so I took my sister to her car and went...
    Dom142Phil Dom142Phil
    26-30, F
    Mar 16, 2014
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