Every highway, every street, every road, everywhere, has something in common.
When there is a crash, caused by excess speed or not, residents will say exactly the same thing: “People fly down that road.”
After writing about more crashes over the years than I can count, my ear is tuned to hearing the phrase. We’ve heard it lately in reference to Augusta’s deadly Highway 56, and last week we heard it about Hereford Farm Road after the death of Cory Morin: “People fly down that road.”
Here’s a news flash: People fly down every road. We all drive too fast.