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demmiblue

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Mon Apr 15, 2024, 08:20 PM Apr 15

Madison Cawthorn rear-ended a FL State Trooper today: [View all]

#breakingnew 🚨🚨Former Republican Congressman Madison Cawthorne who was tailgating me, just rear ended a FL State Trooper‼️ Im SHOOK 🤯😡😳 I was driving on i75S towards Miami in the left lane and this black tinted sports car was tailgating me relentlessly. I accelerated ahead and moved to the right lane in front of a tractor trailer to let the car by. 5 mins later the highway comes to a complete stop, I swerve to the side so no one rear ends me and slow to a halt. Suddenly the car door opens and a man in a wheelchair rolls out. At the same moment I have to navigate around his car and I look ahead to see the officer exiting from his rear ended vehicle holding his neck in the left lane as well. I pulled over to the right shoulder lane and stopped to ask if everyone was ok and to offer assistance. I couldnt believe my eyes. It occured to me that former CONGRESSMAN CAWTHORNE from NC was the black CAR that stormed by me in an angry road rage tantrum. I spoke to the cop to see if he was ok as he was quite stunned & kept reaching for his neck. He said he was ok, asked if I was a witness, (I wasnt, I must have been 30 seconds behind) and I gave them water as i didnt know what else to do after he thanked me for stopping.

As I drove away & replayed the surreal scene in my head I realized it was the same car who was erratically & aggressively driving behind & then around me. Unbelievably scary & upsetting to see 🥺

(Happened at 4:32pm heading South on i75 towards Miami around the Big Cypress Reservation)



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"Madison Cawthorn rear-ended a FL State Trooper today"... Think. Again. Apr 15 #1
Same thing popped into my head when reading the title ... LenaBaby61 Apr 15 #5
What else COULD you think? dchill Apr 15 #15
wow BlueWaveNeverEnd Apr 15 #2
Did they drug test him? Emile Apr 15 #3
I can't wait to hear the details senseandsensibility Apr 15 #4
Ohhhhhh. With his car. FoxNewsSucks Apr 15 #6
I see what you did there! soldierant Apr 15 #22
Gracious! Not Madison, surely not! mahina Apr 15 #7
Essentially you are a witness, to erratic driving before the incedent Iwasthere Apr 15 #8
Why is that a big deal? Disaffected Apr 15 #9
Looks like you were on Alligator Alley..I75..I call it our Autobahn Deuxcents Apr 15 #10
It's better than 41 though, markodochartaigh Apr 15 #18
I agree. There are some roads I will go out of my way to avoid, if I can Deuxcents Apr 15 #20
At first I didn't think that was him...let himself go..more than a little bit. PortTack Apr 15 #11
I do not like handicap people that abuse their disability. LiberalFighter Apr 15 #12
Well he was an asshole before the disability, and he's remained one afterwards. Crowman2009 Apr 15 #13
insufferable paraplegic is like a fictional character created by larry david prodigitalson Apr 15 #14
I'm not interested in his sex life. edbermac Apr 15 #16
Key bump? rubbersole Apr 15 #17
demmiblue........ Upthevibe Apr 15 #19
Found this down thread. littlemissmartypants Apr 15 #21
Story in Miami News Time erronis Apr 16 #23
social-media pointed out that Cawthorn was wearing distinctive shoes that he wore at Mar-A-Lago days earlier! progressoid Apr 16 #24
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