How many dead bodies have you seen in real life? (that weren't a part of a funeral)

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  1. Phan Neepack

    Phan Neepack Well-Known Member

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    ..Saw a dead guy laying face down in the gutter once, early on a real foggy morning while in my way to work.. Was pretty eerie... Since it was so early, the only cars on the street were mine, the one cop-car on the scene, and the dead guys van with the drivers door hanging wide open -parked at an off angle against the curb.............. The other time was a car accident I drove by during my lunch-break.. the driver, still in the drivers street, had already been covered with the yellow tarp, but the wind had blown the tarp up a little, exposing most of the guys mangled head.. I passed by so close I could've thrown my Taco Bell trash through his window... Pretty surreal to see the exact spot where someone took their very last breathe here on Earth..... All their memories...their achievements in life.. Their gradations, marriage, the birth of their children, job promotions... Their entire lifes journey ceased on that very tiny chunk of real estate that day..... very surreal, indeed
     
  2. RH Goatcabin

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    Other than funerals. None.
     
  3. A Succulent Chinese Meal

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    None ever.
     
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    Too many to count.
     
  5. nazdrowie

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    several
     
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    newcastlefan גֵּרְשֹׁם VIP Gold

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    Loads
     
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    my mom
     
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    I saw a couple of cadavers when I was in the Navy.
     
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    Saw a guy fall off a wall into a parking structure at Pittsburgh international airport while we waited for the penguins to bring back the Stanley cup. I ran over and looked down, fucker died instantly
     
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    Just 2,one in a hospital and one at home but of natural causes, but then I saw them at a funeral.
     
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    Avalon down to earth elitist Gold

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    2 diff car accidentz

    1 waz an old guy that got hit by a car which took off the lower part of one of hiz legz
    he flipp'd up into the air like at least 20 feet and landed on hiz head, which broke apart like a watermelon
    he died on the spot

    the other waz a guy who drove into a ditch
    the car smash'd so hard into the side of the ditch that the engine ended up in the guyz lap and basically melted him in half
    i'll NEVER forget the smell
     
  12. HOLIC

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    3 saw two people die on the freeway one was a motorcyclist whose body was twisted in about 7 different directions and one kid jumped off an overpass about 10 cars in front of me on I5 the other was an overdose I woke up to he was bent over the kitchen table sitting upright. He was my friends roommate
     
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    did he splat? or was he still intact?
     
  14. crazypreacher

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    1.dumped body in an orchard and one lift accident at a brake shop.
     
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    they get cold so quickly
     
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    He looked ok, it wasn't a high fall, less than two stories
     
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    I've seen other things but never found out of they died or not but witnessed some serious trauma when I had a delivery route where I went to 3 hospitals
     
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    Ewwwwwww, that lift accident must have been horrid
     
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    One time in Vermont, I came out of a 7/11 type store, and notice a minivan off the highway across the street.

    When we went to check it out, we noticed that a guy was underneath the minivan. This had just happened, so the driver started to try to back up over the guy again, who was wedged under the minivan.

    We stayed for about 5 minutes, pretty numb to the situation, and realized it best that we just left. Authorities were on the scene by this time.

    We later heard that the guy had died in route to a hospital via medivac. The guy had been walking along the road when the minivan plowed into him from behind. All of this was in pitch black darkness as well.
     
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