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Posted: 9:39 AM Dec 23, 2010
Muscle Car Crashes Onto Bush Lawn
Former President George W. Bush and his wife got quite a scare Wednesday night when a muscle car swerved onto their property and drove erratically around the lawn.


Former President George W. Bush and his wife got quite a scare Wednesday night when a muscle car swerved onto their property and drove erratically around the lawn.
Police and security agents were sent scrambling when it happened, reacting to what was initially described as an “executive threat.” Thirteen Dallas police department vehicles raced to the scene, as well as Secret Service and K9 units. Bush and his wife were both at home, but neither was harmed, and the incident was determined to be an accident, not a threat on the former president’s life.
Residents in the neighborhood said that the suspect had been visiting a friend, and was showing off his 1970’s Mercury Cougar when his accelerator became stuck. He crashed onto the yard, sustaining major damage to its front end. The Bushes’ home was undamaged, and no one was injured.
The driver took a sobriety test and was released upon passing it. The Secret Service released a statement calling the incident “an unfortunate accident.”
 

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For some reason I don't think the Bush's were scared of the car. If anything, their security scared them more with overcautiousness. Is that a word? Maybe I meant an abundance of caution. Sorry, I was creating a bushism!
 

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Ok, The first one named it as a 70's Cougar, which tells me that person knows about cars. The other one calling the car a barracuda...people mistake my car for a cuda all the time, or a challenger. So I'm going to go with the first report, a Cougar. Are there pictures of the car in question? I didn't see it in the report.
 

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Was it a Cougar or Cuda?????
Cougar, Black, 123, North Dallas. There is a video of the car being towed away.

He may have installed a Toyota throttle system.

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Of all the cars...It had to be the same model and color as mine. The fact that its a cougar makes it easy for us to figure out who that driver was. I'm sure we'll hear from him soon on this forum.
 

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Of all the cars...It had to be the same model and color as mine. The fact that its a cougar makes it easy for us to figure out who that driver was. I'm sure we'll hear from him soon on this forum.
Or not... Does Club Fed have internet access? ;^)
 
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