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Virginia Man Crashes $300K Sports Car 1 Day After Purchase

Man Crashes $300K Sports Car Day After Purchase

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    Virginia Man Crashes $300K Sports Car 1 Day After Purchase
    Fairfax County Police Department

    Sometimes, speeding can seriously cost you.

    A Northern Virginia driver totaled a newly purchased sports car by driving too fast and hitting a tree on Saturday, police say.

    Fairfax County police posted a photo of the badly mangled $300,000 McLaren 720S leaning up against a relatively unscathed tree near a two-lane road in Great Falls, Virginia.

    "Purchased Friday. Totaled Saturday," the Facebook post said.

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    Police attributed the crash to excessive speed and reminded drivers to slow down.

    The driver was taken to a hospital with non-life threatening injuries, police say. 

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