South Ga. Joyride Ends With Train Crash

By: Eyewitness News Email
By: Eyewitness News Email

A south Georgia boy takes his mother's car for a joy ride and crashes it into a ditch causing a train to run over it.

15-year-old James Harrell totaled his mother's Surburban on Tuesday night (1-4). Our partners at BainbridgeGA.com say Harrell took a turn too sharp causing the vehicle to veer off into a ditch with the back end just over railroad tracks. The CSX engineer says he rounded a curve and spotted the vehicle just ahead and had no chance to stop, causing the train to crash into the vehicle. It appears the vehicle was thrown against the concrete.

No one was hurt.


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  • by grannie Location: ga on Jan 8, 2011 at 06:19 AM
    i see no where it says any thing about race, why do you blacks bring race into evey thing that goes on. not all blacks do that. you are the one thats a racest. why can't you just keep ypour mouth shut!!
  • by WorkingGirl Location: Valdosta GA on Jan 7, 2011 at 07:34 AM
    Race? Really? That's the excuse you are suggesting. I do not think so. I see just as many black people as I do white people, and also any other race, make stupid decisions. So please, if you are going to make a comment or reasoning for this decision atleast sound like you are human. The color of the individual had nothing to do with the decision of taking the vehicle or not. You are a moron!
  • by gaam Location: georgia on Jan 7, 2011 at 07:25 AM
    Seriously. "Parent," You need to take your obvious "black parent" self back to grammar school. Congratulations on being an outstanding role model.
  • by parent on Jan 6, 2011 at 05:56 PM
    he need the hell beat out of him . Is he black or white because a black parent would not let this happen.He need a good whooping.
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