Real Life Stories

These are all accurate descriptions of real collisions, some of the names have been changed to protect the identities of those involved.

Whilst no graphic imagery is shown during the films, some viewers may find the content upsetting.

The Honest Truth is supported by the Road User Support Service (RUSS). RUSS is a unique organisation based in the South West that helps people who are dealing with emotional problems and trauma following a road traffic incident.

Anyone who has been affected by a road traffic incident can find more information about RUSS.

Anna's Story

Anna was just 21 years of age. She had gone to a party but decided she wanted to get home early. Anna got in a car with…

Jade's Story

Jade was 13 when she was killed in a road traffic collision. She was a passenger of a car that was driven dangerously. The…

Paul's Story

Following a night out. Paul got a lift with a mate. Unfortunately, both Paul and the driver were killed when their vehicle…

Tom's Story

Tom Atkinson was only 19, he wasn’t known for making the best decisions. One Wednesday night he’d make the final…

James' Story

James was driving along a dual carriageway on his way to visit his mother, the weather was poor and the traffic was heavy…