Toyota Tundra Discussion Forum banner
1 - 20 of 63 Posts

·
Registered
Joined
·
613 Posts
Discussion Starter · #1 ·
Well this morning on my way to work a van ran a red light making a turn and I never saw them due to the A pillar. I'm doing fine just sore and stiff in the neck and shoulder region. The truck on the other hand is done for. When I finally came to a stop hitting a traffic light pole I looked up and saw 3-4 Hispanics get out and take off... I got a phone call after I was released from the hospital from the police saying the caught the driver and was being booked into jail with INS on its way... Its gonna be a long process but hopefully I'll be able to find something suitable to drive.

White Rhino
 

Attachments

·
Premium Member
Joined
·
2,048 Posts
So much for the "white tundras are faster" myth

Sent from my toilet.
 
  • Like
Reactions: Ogtoyfan

·
Registered
Joined
·
145 Posts
Wow. Glad your ok. Yeah that's going to be a long drawn out process. Hope you can find a nice replacement truck.

That sucks man, but your alive and that's really all that matters at the moment.
 
  • Like
Reactions: Ogtoyfan

·
Premium Member
Joined
·
39,325 Posts
Sucks man! Im guessing since INS was involved that the other driver didnt have any insurance.

I was wondering how long it would take the vultures to speak up about the LEDs.
Bad mouthing the staff will get you banned :whoa:

Sent from my SAMSUNG-SGH-I337
 

·
Registered
Joined
·
124 Posts
Glad to hear you are ok for the most part. Make sure you get that front rhino badge. It has to go on your next truck.
 

·
Registered
Joined
·
613 Posts
Discussion Starter · #13 ·
the badge was removed and will go on whatever i get next. The lights however have to stay on the truck due to rules and regs at the impound lot. So now the lights are in the hands of the insurance company. Really pissed about it too!!! Roughly $600 lost on light bar and lights.

White Rhino
 

·
Premium Member
Joined
·
454 Posts
Wow that's some serious damage!

Really glad you're ok. A truck is replaceable. Your life is not.

GL with insurance, hope you see a new white rhino in the future!


Sent from AutoGuide.com Free App
 

·
Registered
Joined
·
6,446 Posts
the badge was removed and will go on whatever i get next. The lights however have to stay on the truck due to rules and regs at the impound lot. So now the lights are in the hands of the insurance company. Really pissed about it too!!! Roughly $600 lost on light bar and lights.

White Rhino
Tow the truck to your house. Then you can do what you want with it. And no storage fees. you aren't suppose to change things after the insurance co. inspects it and is ready to cut you a check on it but they may not be willing to pay for the lights and other add ons.
 

·
"BHLM Master"
Joined
·
3,232 Posts
Brother, so happy you are well. Get ya a new one with the insurance write off- at least ya got the Rigids to re-install. Sorry to see this.
 

·
Registered
Joined
·
7,071 Posts
Glad you are ok, truck on the other hand not so much. Must have been going pretty damn fast to cause that much damage.

Given your info on the occupants of the van you will have issues because most likely the van wasn't insured.
 

·
Registered
Joined
·
3,291 Posts
Glad your ok - Rigid posted the pics earlier. Wondered if it was someone on here.
 
1 - 20 of 63 Posts
This is an older thread, you may not receive a response, and could be reviving an old thread. Please consider creating a new thread.
Top