1. Welcome to Baptist Board, a friendly forum to discuss the Baptist Faith in a friendly surrounding.

    Your voice is missing! You will need to register to get access to all the features that our community has to offer.

    We hope to see you as a part of our community soon and God Bless!

Man killed after falling out of bus

Discussion in 'News & Current Events' started by Salty, Sep 6, 2011.

  1. Salty

    Salty 20,000 Posts Club
    Moderator

    Joined:
    Apr 8, 2003
    Messages:
    23,151
    Likes Received:
    327
    Faith:
    Baptist
  2. padredurand

    padredurand Well-Known Member
    Site Supporter

    Joined:
    Oct 25, 2004
    Messages:
    4,426
    Likes Received:
    45
    Faith:
    Baptist
    You don't just "fall out" of a bus. No mention of alcohol involvement but it is hard to imagine anything else unless he thought it was a restroom. I feel bad for the car that hit him, but to run off without finding out what you just ran over is inexcusable.
     
  3. Robert Snow

    Robert Snow New Member

    Joined:
    Mar 9, 2009
    Messages:
    4,466
    Likes Received:
    0
    From the article:

     
  4. padredurand

    padredurand Well-Known Member
    Site Supporter

    Joined:
    Oct 25, 2004
    Messages:
    4,426
    Likes Received:
    45
    Faith:
    Baptist
    The local media has been beating this story to death so I didn't bother reading the WSYR report. Looks like they are the first to report the obvious. What a tragic waste of a young life.
     
  5. exscentric

    exscentric Well-Known Member
    Site Supporter

    Joined:
    May 24, 2004
    Messages:
    4,290
    Likes Received:
    27
    Hit and run is kind of the norm in Portland, hardly a week goes by with out one or two stories of people getting killed by hit and run drivers. Often illegals so one doesn't wonder why some run.
     
  6. Salty

    Salty 20,000 Posts Club
    Moderator

    Joined:
    Apr 8, 2003
    Messages:
    23,151
    Likes Received:
    327
    Faith:
    Baptist
    The news reported today that a driver turned himself in - on Sunday- but he was the second driver to hit the man who fell out of the bus. They are still looking for the driver of the first vehicle.
     
  7. Max Fenster

    Max Fenster New Member

    Joined:
    Apr 5, 2011
    Messages:
    52
    Likes Received:
    0
    So, how many hit and runs hit this guy?
     
  8. Salty

    Salty 20,000 Posts Club
    Moderator

    Joined:
    Apr 8, 2003
    Messages:
    23,151
    Likes Received:
    327
    Faith:
    Baptist
    Two

    It happened near the Turning Stone (Oneida Indian Reservations)
     
Loading...