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Motorists fail to mow down 7-foot-tall gingerbread man hanging around schools

by | 29th, September 2013

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IF you saw a 7-foot-tall gingerbread man crossing the road ahead of you would you stop? Or would you put your foot down?

Police in Moreno Valley, California, thought it a test of a driver’s care on the road to dress up one of their own as a huge gingerbread man. The report says he was “invisible to most of the 13 motorists who were cited in a 50-minute span during a Riverside County Sheriff’s Department pedestrian decoy operation”.

Invisible? Nothing of it. He was all too visible. For 50 minutes he wandered about by two schools.

Says Sgt. Bill Guimont:

“Our concern is if they can’t see a 7-foot gingerbread man, then how are they going to see their son or daughter that is only 5 feet tall walking through a crosswalk.”

Because they can recognise their own son or daughter

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