Pickup crashes into Minnesota bar, sending 5 to hospital

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  1. dawg

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    LITTLE CANADA, Minn. — A pickup truck has crashed into a Twin Cities bar, sending five patrons to the hospital.A Ramsey County sheriff's spokesman says the pickup crashed into Gordie's Place in Little Canada about 1:30 p.m. Wednesday.A sheriff's deputy was passing by and saw the woman's eastbound pickup cross the westbound lanes, take out a utility pole and then crash well into the side of the bar.The Star Tribune reports several people were briefly trapped at the bar.Five people in the bar were taken to a hospital, two with serious injuries. The 51-year-old driver also was taken to the hospital with unknown injuries or a possible medical complication.

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  2. RenchFries

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    Holy shit.

    I feel really bad about it, but I can't help myself and always laugh when I see a car cruising into a building.
     
  3. Nantrax

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    Little Canada :jj:
     
  4. BrulesRules

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    5/31 Never Forget
     
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    guess that was" last call".
     
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    GPS Fail
     
  7. Popeye Saavedra

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    What I find most disturbing about this is all the deadbeats drinking in a fucking bar at 1:30 PM on a Wednesday. :facepalm:
     
  8. jackie the jerk

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    He thought it was a drive thru
     
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    More like a drive-in
     
  10. Mlaw

    Mlaw Quite Contrarian VIP Gold

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    A drunk lady crashed into a package store near my sister. The woman jumped the parking block, onto the curb and through the front door. She got out of her car and asked the guy at the register if they sold Pabst.

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    the bar next to the bank i work at is open at 6am and folks are drinking,the bar across the street has their early bird special 6am to noon=MGB bottles for $2.50
     
  12. jackie the jerk

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    Well did they?
     
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    Interview with the driver
    [video=youtube;QvvvIm6OhHc]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QvvvIm6OhHc[/video]
     
  14. HAL

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    I don't like Little Canada. wtf is that.
     
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    Little Canada is an old town that has been engulfed by the Twin Cities -- it's a shit hole where a bunch of old and young rednecks live
     
  16. HAL

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    sounds a lot like big Canada
     
  17. Mark Mayonnaise

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    :spit:
     
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    [h=2]History[/h] In 1844, French Canadian settler Benjamin Gervais moved north from St. Paul to claim land in order to build the first grist mill in Minnesota that was independent from the government. Today, the large lake on the east side of Little Canada bears his name (Lake Gervais). The grist mill was converted into a park, which is recognized as the birthplace of the city. Little Canada began as the township of New Canada in 1858. In the 1950s the township was threatened by the suburban sprawl of the ensuing larger communities that were formed, such as Maplewood. In 1953, the city leaders came together and established the village of Little Canada. It became a city in 1974.
    [h=3]Canadian Ties[/h] The city is not shy about its Canadian heritage. For instance, its official symbol is an initial LC on a white fleur-de-lis with a red Maple Leaf background, and the Flag of Canada is displayed in council chambers.[SUP][4][/SUP]
    The city itself also hosts an annual celebration named Canadian Days in early August with its sister city Thunder Bay, Ontario, in Canada.
    [h=3]Sister Cities[/h]
     
  19. HAL

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    I wonder if I need a passport to visit
     
  20. Mark Mayonnaise

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    Have Slippy drive you. From the looks of that video no one will mind.