Let’s hope they don’t proceed to have a rocky relationship!
An Arizona couple determined to take a street journey by means of Colorado on their honeymoon to keep away from COVID-19 issues, however virtually ended up being squashed by falling rocks.
Jason and Rebecca Backman had simply left Telluride, heading dwelling to Goodyear, Arizona, when their automobile was smashed by boulders falling off a cliff.
“I principally had time to say, ‘Oh my God, Jason!’ Rocks!’ After which we hit them,” Backman told AZFamily.com. “I hit the primary one which was falling after which one of many items bounced up onto our windshield and hood.”
Backman mentioned the crash was unavoidable as if she’d turned a method, she’d have pushed off a cliff, and if she’d turned one other, she’d have gone into oncoming site visitors. Miraculously, whereas the couple’s automobile was totaled, each husband and spouse survived with minor accidents — one thing Backman attributes to a dream and angels.
“I had a dream the evening earlier than that I used to be within the automobile on my own and one thing, I don’t bear in mind what, pushed me off the street and like free-falled down a cliff,” Backman advised the location. “So, I used to be very anxious that day as we have been driving by means of the mountains. … How horrible it could have been to marry somebody one week and bury them the subsequent. Jason and I each have dad and mom in heaven and I believe we had angels looking for us.”
Native New Yorker. Travel addict. Hardcore thinker. Analyst. Pop culture fanatic. I live in Queens with my wife Linda and our dog Clemenza.