Jockey Journal Forum banner
1 - 9 of 9 Posts

·
Registered
Joined
·
21 Posts
Discussion Starter · #1 ·
Driving back home after a trip to Ind. with my friend to score some parts for my '46 FL, crossed the top of a steep hill, blind/sharp curve about 1.5 mi from my house on US 129. Here is this kid sliding and cartwheeling up the road! I locked up and slid through the blind curve on the wrong side,missed him and caught the Kaw's rear with my pass. side rear. Looked in this boy's face when he saw the Silverado, and his eyes were as big as saucers. Helmet, of course, went flying, I really thought I had run over This guy's head. Kid jumps up OK, wants me to help him flip the bike into the weeds, "before the law gets here", hopped on the back of his buddy's bike, " thanks, brother", All over in probably 5 min. Life on the "Dragon", lots of wrecks, surprising # bike to bike , Lots of cops, another fine thing fucked up!
 

·
Registered
Joined
·
177 Posts
The guy that does the metal polishing at the shop was friends with the gentleman that was killed by the 18 wheeler. He overheard me talking about wanting to ride it and advised me against it. There is a movement to get a law passed that no big trucks and no commercial vehicles will be allowed on the dragon.
 
1 - 9 of 9 Posts
This is an older thread, you may not receive a response, and could be reviving an old thread. Please consider creating a new thread.
Top