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Virginia Man Crashes $300K Sports Car 1 Day After Purchase

Man Crashes $300K Sports Car Day After Purchase

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    Virginia Man Crashes $300K Sports Car 1 Day After Purchase
    Fairfax County Police Department

    Sometimes, speeding can seriously cost you.

    A Northern Virginia driver totaled a newly purchased sports car by driving too fast and hitting a tree on Saturday, police say.

    Fairfax County police posted a photo of the badly mangled $300,000 McLaren 720S leaning up against a relatively unscathed tree near a two-lane road in Great Falls, Virginia.

    "Purchased Friday. Totaled Saturday," the Facebook post said.

    Bridge Collapses Over Italian City, Killing More Than 20

    [NATL] Bridge Collapses Over Italian City, Killing More Than 20

    A bridge over the Italian city of Genoa collapsed during a sudden, violent storm, opening up a huge gulf in the Morandi Bridge and killing at least 20 people.

    (Published Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018)

    Police attributed the crash to excessive speed and reminded drivers to slow down.

    The driver was taken to a hospital with non-life threatening injuries, police say.