|An ariel view shows the parade entering|
the freeway system. (Red arrow)
As the parade moved along at 5 mph onto the freeway, traffic moving along at 70 mph swerved to miss the float carrying the 4th of July Queen and her court, who were on the fifth float. Their faces were filled with horror as semi trucks swerved to miss them.
|Traffic came to a virtual stand still on the|
freeway as the 4th of July parade entered
the Bridgeport freeway system.
"Heads will fly!" he proclaimed to a small group of parade goers in front of Billygoats Bar and Grill. "I promise that the upcoming Halloween parade will go off without a hitch, even if I have to hire professional parade organizers."
The 4th of July Queen's float arrived at the parade ending point and she was escorted directly to the offices of Ooh, Shet, attorneys specializing in parade mishaps. The city may be in for a massive law suit and Mayor Ben Dover hopes to talk to the Queen this weekend to defuse the issue.
Channel 1 News will report further updates as the come into the office.