Simon McDonald had just celebrated his 18th birthday when he and his mates survived a fiery car crash.
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“I was in a car with friends and … a mate of mine almost died as a result of that accident,” he said.
It was a tough way to learn they were not invincible.
“My mate was trapped in the car, his legs were pinned underneath the dash, it was a bloody scary experience,” Mr McDonald said.
“I was the one calling triple-0…