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by Randy Cassingham

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Barb Trenchi, 50, of Everett, Wash., was crossing a street in Seattle when a car sped through a red light and nearly ran her down. A police car was in hot pursuit. “I was in the middle of the intersection and saw the police lights and thought, ‘What else could happen to me today?’,” she says. It had indeed been a bad day for her: she had reported her car stolen that morning from her home, about 30 miles away. It was about then that she realized that the car being chased was hers. The pursuit ended shortly after — when the guy driving her car crashed into someone else. (Everett Herald) ...See? Her day could have been much worse.
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