Nearly got run over
DANGER on the roads! If you're a motorist, PLEASE check to see if there's someone crossing, especially if you plan on turning in the direction you HAVEN'T checked.
For example, I nearly got hit when crossing the highway, this very morning. The driver was checking his left side for people crossing, and didn't bother to check his RIGHT side (the direction I was crossing from). As a result, he seemed to think that he could just GO. He missed me not by much. I don't know the precise measurement, but, roughly less than a meter. I yelled at him in the heat of the moment, and proceeded to cross. He rolled down his window (a move that I did not expect him to do), and told me that he didn't see me.
I went back to communicate to him that he should pay more attention, as I could have easily arrested him for negligent driving. Then, a third party backs me up, saying,
And, you have the crossing light! He wasn't looking, at all.
. Plenty of traffic, plenty of eyes. That means, plenty of potential wi