Woman Has Big Warning For Others After Common Mistake Forever Changes Her Life

Bethany Benson had her life completely turned upside down when she was involved in a horrific car accident that she was lucky to walk away alive from. According to God Vine, she’s now speaking out to warn others about an avoidable danger that made the results of the accident even worse for her.

She was driving home from college to visit her mother, and since her boyfriend was at the wheel, Bethany decided to prop her feet up and recline in the passenger seat to take a nap. As they were driving along, an accident up ahead led to a bit of a chain reaction. Her boyfriend had to slam on the brakes and attempted to avoid a crash, but it was to no avail.

The car was completely totaled, but amazingly the young couple survived. Bethany’s boyfriend was pretty banged up and needed stitches, but she fared much worse in the crash. Because of the way her body was positioned, she sustained even more damage than she would have if she was sitting upright. The airbags that deployed intensified the damage, and she needs to wear specially made shoes to this day.

The damage extended much further than her feet and legs, and Bethany suffered extensive brain damage as a result of the accident. She is staying with her mother since she can no longer care for herself, but she wanted to get the message out about the dangers of placing your feet up on the car dashboard.

Source: God Vine
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Don't put your feet up in the car.

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