Wednesday, September 3, 2014

News: Woman Impaled Through Buttocks While Texting And Driving

Oh well, what's one more hole down there?
Woman Impaled Through Buttocks While Texting And Driving

ELIZABETH, Colo., Sept. 2 (UPI) -- A woman impaled herself on a pole Wednesday when she crashed her vehicle at low speed after briefly looking down at a text.

Christina Jahnz told KUSA that she was leaving Elizabeth Middle School after her daughter accidentally left her saxophone at home.

The trip made Jahnz late for a business meeting, so she tried sending a voice text to a friend as she drove from the parking lot at a speed of 20 m.p.h.

"I looked down to make sure it was all right. The next thing I knew, I was looking up, there was white powder from the air bags deployed," Jahnz said.

The vehicle struck a guardrail, sending a pole into the front of her truck, through her thigh and buttocks and into a rear door.

Local firefighters were called to the scene and had to saw off the front and back ends of the pole before rushing Jahnz to the hospital.

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1 comment:

  1. Yikes! Even the blurred picture of that on the video made me feel ill. She's lucky to be alive.

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