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Video: Leftist Protester Killed, Dragged by
FedEx Truck in Downtown St. Louis after
Mob Shuts Down Highway and Attack
His Truck

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Posted By: Imright, 5/30/2020 12:03:21 PM

On Thursday night far left protesters attempted to loot a moving UPS truck during their violent protests and rioting in Minneapolis.The entire hoist was captured on video.(Video) On Friday night far left protesters in downtown St. Louis shut down Highway 70 heading into St. Louis City and then rushed on the highway to frighten drivers. One semi truck driver attempted an escape from the violent mob and ended up dragging a protester who was caught between his two trailers. The FedEx driver could not see him.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: bhkat 5/30/2020 12:09:45 PM (No. 426507)
Stupidity should hurt.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: tsquare 5/30/2020 12:11:29 PM (No. 426508)
Too bad.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: daisey 5/30/2020 12:12:29 PM (No. 426511)
I ashamed and more than a little surprised that I just don’t care. I’m sick of these thugs.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: ScarletPimpernel 5/30/2020 12:13:22 PM (No. 426514)
Horrible, but the driver apparently didn't see him. What are we to expect in situations like this? What if these rioters attack a car with people and even children inside? What would have happened to him and the other drives if they had been dragged out of their vehicles? These lawless ones seem to think there should be no consequences for their criminal behavior. In my former occupation, officers in my organization were trained in, among other things, defensive driving techniques to get out of situations just like the one described in the article. Granted, these were for dangerous assignments, but innocent drivers being attacked by lawless individuals is no less dangerous. I hope this driver isn't arrested and/or prosecuted for this.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: Republic Can 5/30/2020 12:15:31 PM (No. 426518)
The entire hoist? Heist, Jim. Heist. Sheesh
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Reply 6 - Posted by: Italiano 5/30/2020 12:15:40 PM (No. 426519)
That's one. Keep it going...
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Reply 7 - Posted by: FunOne 5/30/2020 12:18:32 PM (No. 426522)
This is instructive. FedEx is taking a more appropriate response to these criminal terrorists than out government is inclined to do.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: daveman55 5/30/2020 12:18:35 PM (No. 426523)
Darwin Award winner.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: EJKrausJr 5/30/2020 12:20:01 PM (No. 426525)
Leftist roadkill, it's what happens when a rioter attempts to stop a tandem semi. Moral of the story, don't be a Wiley Coyote trying to stop the Road Runner.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: Highlander 5/30/2020 12:21:19 PM (No. 426527)
Give that FedEx driver a medal for meritorious service to humanity! Sorry, but lawbreakers must suffer consequences of their actions.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: PCMM 5/30/2020 12:21:50 PM (No. 426528)
“FedEx delivers justice.” I love it.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: Jerseyden 5/30/2020 12:23:31 PM (No. 426529)
Any truck driver who watched th LA riots know not to stop , they would be putting their lives on the line.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: JHHolliday 5/30/2020 12:24:01 PM (No. 426533)
Gosh, what a shame. Heh.
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Reply 14 - Posted by: Grounded 5/30/2020 12:26:39 PM (No. 426537)
FedEx is going to get ALL my shipping business from now on. Now will UPS step up?
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Reply 15 - Posted by: poster 5/30/2020 12:27:35 PM (No. 426538)
Wasn't going to be a Reginald Denny.
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Reply 16 - Posted by: Maryland_Patriot 5/30/2020 12:28:00 PM (No. 426539)
The video shows a UPS truck, the headline is wrong. The story has both UPS and FedEx in the story. At least get that bit correct! As to the fool who died, actions have consequences.
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Reply 17 - Posted by: John C 5/30/2020 12:28:41 PM (No. 426541)
Was it UPS or FedEx? From where did this rioter come, local or shipped in? How much was he paid, check his wallet.
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Reply 18 - Posted by: wilarrbie 5/30/2020 12:30:39 PM (No. 426544)
I feel bad for the driver - and all the crap he'll have to deal with. Investigation, lawyers, employer, and the mental anguish of knowing someone basically used his vehicle to commit suicide. And of course the meatheads who will somehow BLAME him for the death. I don't know what protocol is for driving when stopped by a mob of rioters, but I think DRIVE HARDER is the proper response.
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Reply 19 - Posted by: GoodDeal 5/30/2020 12:32:59 PM (No. 426546)
The Darwin for rioter of the week is in order. All in favor say Aye.
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Reply 20 - Posted by: jhpeters2 5/30/2020 12:35:09 PM (No. 426548)
Fire the UPS driver. His second trailer's door did not have a lock, evidently. No way those nancy boy demonstrators could have had the time to enter and loot that second trailer. UPS has a standing rule that all trucks are to be locked when in use. The only time a door is not locked is during egress and access by the driver or crew at the depot.
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Reply 21 - Posted by: MMC 5/30/2020 12:36:24 PM (No. 426549)
What if- all the protesting is part of plan to push mail in vote.. another manipulation of the masses?
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Reply 22 - Posted by: Jethro bo 5/30/2020 12:37:45 PM (No. 426551)
Protester? Really? Looks more like criminals. Kinda like the modern version of a highwayman.
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Reply 23 - Posted by: dbdiva 5/30/2020 12:44:04 PM (No. 426559)
There are consequences for every action. This protestor suffered extreme consequences for his pure stupidity. I wish I felt bad for him. OT: If it weren't for the F-bomb I've come to the conclusion that most of these people would not be able to speak at all.
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Reply 24 - Posted by: Safari Man 5/30/2020 12:44:59 PM (No. 426561)
What a drag it is getting old. Kids are different today
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Reply 25 - Posted by: planetgeo 5/30/2020 12:47:01 PM (No. 426563)
Finally, a feel good story to start the day. Way to go, FedEx! You guys get the job done that the govt just won't do. Don't forget to put a tracking code on this guy's remains so Soros will get the message.
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Reply 26 - Posted by: jj1319 5/30/2020 12:49:12 PM (No. 426566)
FTA: "The accident happened near N. Broadway and O’Fallon..." Was NOT an accident.
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Reply 27 - Posted by: anniebc 5/30/2020 1:03:09 PM (No. 426582)
Very sad. Marxism and socialism, etc. are real in hell. Everyone there is in collective torment; tailored individually.
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Reply 28 - Posted by: Tanglewood Redneck 5/30/2020 1:10:37 PM (No. 426587)
My deepest sympathy for the driver of the UPS truck. For the person that was not smart enough to not climb between two trailers.... Do stupid things Win stupid prizes
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Reply 29 - Posted by: Safari Man 5/30/2020 1:17:57 PM (No. 426591)
He looks tire’d
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Reply 30 - Posted by: DCGIRL 5/30/2020 1:33:32 PM (No. 426602)
That's a shame. Let's move on.
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Reply 31 - Posted by: lakerman1 5/30/2020 1:52:13 PM (No. 426612)
first, there are members of the black sub-culture who believe they are immune to the laws of physics. second, I would be surprised if this whole riot thing is not funded by George Soros. and I'm not usually a conspiracy sort of guy. The NSA will have all the communications, texts, phone calls, emails, showing how this was organized.
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Reply 32 - Posted by: TJ54 5/30/2020 1:57:36 PM (No. 426618)
Feel good story of the day
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Reply 33 - Posted by: bighambone 5/30/2020 2:11:45 PM (No. 426629)
I believe that President Trump essentially warned rioters that when they engage in that violent criminal activity that they could loose their lives by many different means. While the leftist and liberal Democrats and their media minions as usual demeaned the President’s comments and warning, here we see an example of what Trump was talking about.
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Reply 34 - Posted by: HPmatt 5/30/2020 2:22:00 PM (No. 426636)
Remember the 1975-circa radio ad - hire the Vet, you never know when you need a tail-gunner for your beer truck.... Also brings to mind a few years ago in rural Guatemala when we were drilling a water well for the community - the Pepsi truck drove by with three guys: 1 driver, one guy litterally riding (with a) shotgun, and a third helper. Had cash on board from route sales.
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Reply 35 - Posted by: jeffkinnh 5/30/2020 2:22:40 PM (No. 426637)
Trump, as happens from time to time, fumbled the details but the intent was exactly about this. He basically said that when people choose to riot, bad things can happen that are beyond anyone's control. There have been several Black owned businesses destroyed as well. Some of these people put all their assets into setting up these businesses and will not be able to rebuild. A year from now, the community will be complaining about the lack of businesses in the community. They will complain it is racist. It is not. It is common sense not to have a business in an area that has riots and businesses are looted and burned. If the people cannot control themselves bad things happen.
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Reply 36 - Posted by: The Remnants 5/30/2020 2:42:48 PM (No. 426654)
The way I understand it, the two trailers are connected to one another by some sort of cables and the first trailer is connected to the cab of the truck by, I would guess, more cables, and this dopey kid decides it would be fun to stand on the cables between the two trailers. Of course, it was a stupid idea and he fell off and lost his life. I'd have the guy checked to see if there was any kind of drugs in his system. What he did was a little beyond false bravado. And, of course, the driver did not see him. He was trying desperately to stay alive while driving on the highway, at night, with rioters banging on his truck, and God only knows what they might be throwing at him while he's just trying to keep the truck on the road and get home.
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Reply 37 - Posted by: poster 5/30/2020 2:43:35 PM (No. 426655)
The sparks you saw were the thugs's pistol dragging against the pavement
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Reply 38 - Posted by: coldoc 5/30/2020 3:03:48 PM (No. 426664)
Maybe ups will give him future shipping "flat rate".
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Reply 39 - Posted by: cThree 5/30/2020 3:55:20 PM (No. 426714)
That driver I'm sure had Reginald Denny on his mind. No driver can stay and take that chance.
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Reply 40 - Posted by: Robert Jones 5/30/2020 5:00:08 PM (No. 426771)
Very expressive witness. Obviously an honor graduate. I doubt Spencer or Shakespeare could have done better.
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Reply 41 - Posted by: cgood 5/30/2020 5:31:45 PM (No. 426787)
The rioters blocked the highway. An Amazon Prime truck stuck in the traffic was looted. The FedEx truck was pulling two trailers. The criminals broke the seal on the back trailer and looted it. They moved to the first trailer to continue their looting and, according to reports, the guy who was killed was working to break the seal on the first trailer when the truck started moving and he fell. Oh well.....
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Reply 42 - Posted by: XCenturion 5/30/2020 6:48:06 PM (No. 426834)
Sorry but I cannot feel sorry for a person that was engaged in anarchistic behavior rather than a peaceful protest. The poor driver had to be scared to death and just wanted to get out of an extremely dangerous predicament to the home to his family.
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Reply 43 - Posted by: udanja99 5/30/2020 6:51:11 PM (No. 426836)
Give the “protestor” a Darwin Award.
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Reply 44 - Posted by: udanja99 5/30/2020 6:52:32 PM (No. 426838)
Sorry, #8. I posted before reading the replies.
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Reply 45 - Posted by: NYbob 5/30/2020 9:18:34 PM (No. 426924)
Let's see. A dead woman, probably one of the ones grabbed off the street, in LA or maybe it was Huston. The orders from Soros were the same for all the riots so it could have been at either city. Another victim in a dead security guard in Atlanta, but don't worry the FBI is all over an outright foreign encouraged war in our cities. Same with the CIA and NSA, they know exactly who is funding this... actually I don't think any of the swamp filth have a clue about any of it. All they do is act as pretty stupid thugs for the DNC.
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Reply 46 - Posted by: watashiyo 5/31/2020 1:14:03 AM (No. 427043)
Love the timing of JUSTICE. The driver done good.
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Reply 47 - Posted by: hoosierblue 5/31/2020 6:51:42 AM (No. 427131)
Oh well, anything else going on?
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Reply 48 - Posted by: ROLFNader 5/31/2020 11:11:04 AM (No. 427368)
That's a horrible story. I can only hope that there wasn't too much damage to the truck.That blood and fabric from the Kaepernik T-could be hard to clean up.
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Posted by Imright 6/4/2020 1:28:00 AM Post Reply
BET Founder Bob Johnson called today for a $14.7 Trillion reparations package for 42 million African Americans. Johnson’s plan will offer a $350,767 one time cash payment to every African American in the US today who are descendants of of slaves. Johnson says now is the time to go big with his $14 trillion plan.(Photo) Johnson says now is the time to go big with his $14 trillion plan. Johnson says the big leap will solve the problems today in the black community. Johnson says the $14 trillion will come from redistribution, “Wealth transfer is exactly what’s needed.”
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