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    Beware this van

    Sunday morning around 7:30 I was cruising PCH northbound in Santa Monica when this van zoomed past me at very close range, maybe within a foot. Close enough to quite startle me.

    As it faded down the road, I noticed it turn a U and come back in my direction, so I snapped this photo with my phone as it came by.

    The driver of this van either intentionally buzzed me, a very dangerous trick; or is driving with a reduced awareness, also dangerous.

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    Last edited by lesiz; 03-17-13 at 11:51 PM. Reason: clarify

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    Usually I beware vans that read "Free Candy", but for this hunk of junk I'll make an exception. PCH can be a blessing and a curse, great road but sometimes it can be a bit hectic, especially through the Santa Monica through Malibu sections. Be safe out there!

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    Quote Originally Posted by CenturySam View Post
    Usually I beware vans that read "Free Candy", but for this hunk of junk I'll make an exception. PCH can be a blessing and a curse, great road but sometimes it can be a bit hectic, especially through the Santa Monica through Malibu sections. Be safe out there!
    On that part of the ride,Ive always grown a beak and feathers.Makes very very nervous...I tend to ride that part with my clips out.

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    Quote Originally Posted by lesiz View Post
    From the looks of it, he was probably hurrying to make his getaway before the Amber Alert went out.

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    Quote Originally Posted by rooftest View Post
    From the looks of it, he was probably hurrying to make his getaway before the Amber Alert went out.
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