30×30 Day 24

On my drive home on 280 tonight, I passed by a car crashed against the median. “I should call highway patrol,” I thought, followed by, “I’m sure someone else has already called.”

But what if everyone thought that? What’s the harm of a couple duplicate reports?

I called 911.

I didn’t see the interface in detail. I think my phone said something about gathering location.

When the operator answered, she immediately asked if I was calling to report a crash on 280.

I gathered that many people had already called. But instead of feeling like my efforts were a waste, I felt good about the world, because every person who called did what they felt was right, and actively contributed.

Yay, everyone.

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