picture is real - not doctored in anyway - and was taken in
Waldorf by a Transportation Supervisor for a company that delivers
materials for 84 Lumber. When
he saw it in the parking lot of IHOP, he went
and bought a camera to take pictures.
car is still running as can be witnessed by the exhaust. A woman is
either asleep or otherwise out in the front seat passenger side.
driving it was over jogging up and down on Rt. 925 in the background.
The witnesses said their physical state was OTHER than normal
and the police
just shook their heads in amazement.
The driver finally came back after the
police were there and was getting down at the back to cut the 'twine
load. They told him to
get back until it was taken off.
The materials were loaded at Home Depot.
Their store manager said they
had the customer sign a waiver! Both back tires are trashed.
The back shocks were driven up through the
floorboard. In the back
seat were 10 bags, 80 lbs. each of concrete.
the roof are many 2X4s, 4X4s and sheets of OSB.
They estimated the load
at 3000 lbs. The car is a
VW Jetta with FL plates and the guy said
he was headed for Annapolis.
(Are these the same people who couldn't follow the instructions on the
FL punch ballots?)