17 Creepy ‘Driving At Night’ Stories That Will Make You Stay Home Tonight

13 Ghosts

Ghost man

“Coming home from a night shift, driving down a back road I’d traveled (literally) thousands of times. On one side of the road, there is a six foot drop on to train tracks; the other side runs vertically up a hillside approx 25 miles – no guard rails. In my headlights, I saw a young man dressed in a white shirt and dark pants suddenly dart out into the road from the hill side, stop in the middle of the road to look at my truck and then sprint to the other side and down over the embankment. I slammed on my breaks, got out with the flashlight from under my seat and ran to the the track side thinking he HAD to be hurt. Nothing. Absolutely quiet except the sound of my truck engine. I got home (which took all of about 5 minutes in my mind, since I was shaking so hard) and said something to my Dad. He grinned from ear-to-ear and told me it was probably “so and so” who was killed on that road when my Dad was in high school. “White T-shirt and Jeans was what he was wearing. Whoever hit him ditched his body on the tracks and left. Sheriff found him the next morning. He does that every once in a while to people driving that road alone late at night. Scared the crap outta you, didn’t he?” I snickered and nodded.”


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