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Car Mows Down Dinosaur, Cow Statues

No injuries reported during crash at Yesterday's Treasures in Southampton.

PHOTO CREDIT: Kelly Jivanelli
PHOTO CREDIT: Kelly Jivanelli
A driver in the parking lot of Yesterday's Treasures, a statue store on County Road 39 in Southampton, accidentally smashed into several statues Tuesday afternoon, damaging or destroying several of them.

Mike, a manager at the store who would only give his first name, said the car was a small Nissan being driven by a man.

"He drove through a bunch of dinosaurs, and then hit some cows," Mike said.

Mike said the accident occurred around 12:40 p.m. and Southampton Town police responded; there did not appear to be any injuries.
Sid Viscuous June 18, 2013 at 01:55 PM
Why the dinosaurs went extinct
Christine Jasiewicz Formato June 18, 2013 at 03:08 PM
If he can't see dinosaurs, God help the pedestrians. Going to miss them.
Jane de Sousa June 18, 2013 at 06:51 PM
I love those statues!
Greg Simmons June 18, 2013 at 08:14 PM
Whatt !! Superman just stood there and let this happen ?... The SHPD should dust for Kryptonite !
T.J. Clemente June 18, 2013 at 09:31 PM
http://southampton.patch.com/groups/tj-clementes-blog/p/bp--tj-clementes-tradition-of-the-hamptons-17-those-b27d13e355c
rita June 18, 2013 at 10:20 PM
I guess he never saw the dino.....
Faustina June 19, 2013 at 10:44 AM
Imagine what will get mowed down if the Town persists in encouraging a King Kullen on the corner of Magee St and Cty Rd 39. Just what this road needs is a caravan of delivery trucks. It is this mega, football field sized "grocery store" that is a dinosaur and the Town Board are neanderthals.
Edward Galligan June 19, 2013 at 11:05 AM
Eh ... everyone's a critic!
muskrat June 19, 2013 at 11:07 AM
The guy must have been texting. No way he could have missed seeing those 12' dinosaurs and a herd of cows.
Laura June 20, 2013 at 05:19 AM
Drunk at 12:40 in the afternoon.
Steve Coleman June 28, 2013 at 12:08 PM
I've been WAITING for someone to do this on purpose... Too bad it was a drunk idiot. At least now we all know you can get through a bunch of em before your car breaks

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