We all think the same way about car and truck crashes....it won't...can't... happen to me. But deep down inside we know that this really isn't true at all. People are involved in crashes every day and are seriously injured and killed every day. But I'm the same as everyone else, even though I see the results of these crashes all the time and deal with the grieving families all the time. I still think it won't happen to me.
Let this be a small reminder to all of us-- if you're not careful when you're driving....you could be one more statistic. There are only a few simple rules to follow and you will significantly decrease the chances of being in a crash: Wear your seat belt; Drive defensively and slowly; Don't text and drive; Don't drink and drive.
Or, you could be one of the statics listed in this article from the Wyalusing Rocket Courier: