Raw video: 'Dragon' crash survivor says final goodbyes

What would your last words be to your loved ones? In touching videos taken on his cellphone, Kevin Diepenbrock, 41, originally from Greenville, Texas, says his final goodbyes to his family after he and another motorcyclist crashed on a stretch of U.S. Highway 129 known as “The Dragon” on Oct. 15, 2016, and tumbled down a rocky embankment. Diepenbrock, who suffered two punctured lungs, 17 breaks in 12 ribs, and multiple spinal fractures, was found more than 24 hours after the crash. The other motorcyclist, Phillip Polito, 29, of Perryville, Mo., died. (Video courtesy of Kevin Diepenbrock)

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49 Comments

  1. Brian Booher on December 8, 2021 at 12:14 pm

    By God I thought it was a clown show but it is a true story I saw him on date line he survived

  2. Mr PooPooHead on December 8, 2021 at 12:14 pm

    if he has a cell phone why did he not call 911?? he’s recording himself with it

  3. Yōkai Gypsy on December 8, 2021 at 12:17 pm

    Ironic that he has the word die in his last name, but didn’t die that day. It wasn’t his time to go.

  4. Princess Lanai on December 8, 2021 at 12:19 pm

    ok..so y didnt he call 911 ..instead he records a video?

  5. L C on December 8, 2021 at 12:20 pm

    Omg this soooo sad I can’t even imagine I’m so sad this made me cry 😭 I can’t even believe this rn was he not able to call 911 or family someone

  6. Nicholas O'Hair on December 8, 2021 at 12:21 pm

    Does it say why he couldn’t call 911 and tell them where he was???

  7. Elmucho Fpv on December 8, 2021 at 12:23 pm

    Why didn’t he call 911?

  8. Mayginski on December 8, 2021 at 12:23 pm

    He doesn’t even look like he’s in pain yet the position he’s in tells me he has got to be.

  9. terrell rogers on December 8, 2021 at 12:24 pm

    Ummm why didn’t he call somebody?

  10. English Goddess on December 8, 2021 at 12:24 pm

    I’m so glad he’s ok but I have survived 3 rounds of blood poisoning and was always put in icu and it’s so scary but to lay there and can’t move and can’t get help but can hear cars I could not imagine how that felt ❤️❤️❤️🙏🙏🙏

  11. Wizrard Gaming on December 8, 2021 at 12:24 pm

    I don’t understand why he doesn’t phone 911?

  12. James Deane on December 8, 2021 at 12:28 pm

    Did he life then? Hope so!

  13. MachitoCars on December 8, 2021 at 12:29 pm

    Why didn’t he call 911

  14. CHRISTMAS VILLAGE AND STUFF on December 8, 2021 at 12:30 pm

    So he can make a video! But can’t call 911?
    Strange!

  15. Blackylackie on December 8, 2021 at 12:30 pm

    He’s so chill lol

  16. wpio eqa on December 8, 2021 at 12:32 pm

    Lol that was funny…

  17. Vincent Vince on December 8, 2021 at 12:33 pm

    I’ve had a couple broken ribs but not 12 and two punctured lungs ! Ugh roughy night . Lucky some animal didn’t come along and scoop up an easy meal .

  18. Brandon Gambino on December 8, 2021 at 12:36 pm

    Survivor says final goodbye’s lol he fucking lived so obviously these aren’t his last words

  19. Andrew Newman on December 8, 2021 at 12:36 pm

    All this time being on the camera you didn’t call 911

  20. Shannon Campbell on December 8, 2021 at 12:36 pm

    Could he not call 911 if he had his phone recording a video ???glad you made it out their

  21. rik1176 on December 8, 2021 at 12:36 pm

    Wait so he could film himself but he couldn’t call 911? I’m not trying to be a dick I’m just really wondering why he’s filming and not trying to dial 911

  22. roger summey on December 8, 2021 at 12:37 pm

    Lol he complained about his wife What a legend

  23. chrisi123 on December 8, 2021 at 12:38 pm

    he films himself …?! why did he not call someone..?!

  24. Fresh Guerrisi on December 8, 2021 at 12:39 pm

    Take video or call popo to save yourself he picked take vid

  25. Chris Morris on December 8, 2021 at 12:39 pm

    Why didn’t he just call 911

  26. Ari's Safari on December 8, 2021 at 12:42 pm

    Even with no service you know you can still call 911. I’ve has to do it.

  27. cortex_thegamer on December 8, 2021 at 12:46 pm

    is he okay? did he get saved? Please tell me he didn’t die!!!! 😥😥😥😥

  28. International Harvester on December 8, 2021 at 12:46 pm

    Did I mention I love you guys?

  29. Bobby Cox on December 8, 2021 at 12:46 pm

    This was heartbreaking to hear him saying his goodbyes , may His friend R.I.P. and ride on in the clouds .

  30. Floonbo on December 8, 2021 at 12:47 pm

    OH NO

  31. hueroski on December 8, 2021 at 12:49 pm

    why didn’t he just call them on his phone?

  32. Nomos on December 8, 2021 at 12:51 pm

    poser

  33. KT Glitter Time on December 8, 2021 at 12:54 pm

    Damn hearing all those cars going by….they had no clue

  34. Michael Bozsanyi on December 8, 2021 at 12:57 pm

    I might just be ignorant to the situation, by if he’s recording on his phone and using a flashlight, why didn’t he call for 911 ?

  35. Da Booser on December 8, 2021 at 12:57 pm

    So glad he was found alive. Made my stomach turn to watch this all the way through. I hope this mans video can help others avoid taking unnecessary risks.

  36. Mikey carmona jr on December 8, 2021 at 12:59 pm

    Wait a minute, hold up, he’s got a cell phone, and he’s making videos instead of trying to call 911 ? this is staged, out in the woods, all night and he doesn’t try to call on his cell phone for help? instead makes videos come on buddy………

  37. John K on December 8, 2021 at 12:59 pm

    Jesus Christ saves from sin.
    Romans 3: 23
    For all have sinned, and come short of the glory of God;
    Hebrews 9: 27
    And as it is appointed unto men once to die, but after this the judgment:
    Isaiah 64: 6
    But we are all as an unclean thing, and all our righteousnesses are as filthy rags; and we all do fade as a leaf; and our iniquities, like the wind, have taken us away.
    Revelation 21: 8
    But the fearful, and unbelieving, and the abominable, and murderers, and whoremongers, and sorcerers, and idolaters, and all liars, shall have their part in the lake which burneth with fire and brimstone: which is the second death.
    Romans 5: 8
    But God commendeth his love toward us, in that, while we were yet sinners, Christ died for us.
    John 3: 16
    For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.
    John 14: 6
    Jesus saith unto him, I am the way, the truth, and the life: no man cometh unto the Father, but by me.
    Romans 10: 9-10.
    That if thou shalt confess with thy mouth the Lord Jesus, and shalt believe in thine heart that God hath raised him from the dead, thou shalt be saved.
    For with the heart man believeth unto righteousness; and with the mouth confession is made unto salvation.
    Jesus said John 5: 24
    Verily, verily, I say unto you, He that heareth my word, and believeth on him that sent me, hath everlasting life, and shall not come into condemnation; but is passed from death unto life.
    1John 5: 10-13
    He that believeth on the Son of God hath the witness in himself: he that believeth not God hath made him a liar; because he believeth not the record that God gave of his Son.
    And this is the record, that God hath given to us eternal life, and this life is in his Son.
    He that hath the Son hath life; and he that hath not the Son of God hath not life.
    These things have I written unto you that believe on the name of the Son of God; that ye may know that ye have eternal life, and that ye may believe on the name of the Son of God.
    Ephesians 2: 8-9
    For by grace are ye saved through faith; and that not of yourselves: it is the gift of God:
    Not of works, lest any man should boast.
    Romans 8: 1
    There is therefore now no condemnation to them which are in Christ Jesus, who walk not after the flesh, but after the Spirit.
    1 Corinthians 15: 3-4
    For I delivered unto you first of all that which I also received, how that Christ died for our sins according to the scriptures;
    And that he was buried, and that he rose again the third day according to the scriptures:
    2 Corinthians 5: 21
    For he hath made him to be sin for us, who knew no sin; that we might be made the righteousness of God in him.
    ;……………..

  38. Haggis Muncher on December 8, 2021 at 1:02 pm

    He could’ve turned the light on his phone at night or taken pictures with the flash on to signal to people.
    Mind you, he did admit to doing dumb stuff.

  39. scott christian on December 8, 2021 at 1:02 pm

    lmfao

  40. Sherman Twip on December 8, 2021 at 1:03 pm

    Why didn’t he call anyone

  41. markbiggs1961 on December 8, 2021 at 1:04 pm

    wtf no brain. he could of been found by his phone if he called police wow!

  42. Lisa 11:11 on December 8, 2021 at 1:04 pm

    To hear all of the traffic going by was awful. So sad he could film but couldn’t call 911.

  43. CrabApples Bodaciously Bitter Fruit's on December 8, 2021 at 1:05 pm

    This is sad

  44. Shelley Palmer on December 8, 2021 at 1:06 pm

    Um why didn’t he call 911??? Does anyone know?

  45. 99 Smacks on December 8, 2021 at 1:07 pm

    What a sally. If you can talk you can go through the pain to walk.

  46. Crypto World on December 8, 2021 at 1:09 pm

    he should have sent text messages because they sometimes go through even if it shows no signal

  47. Edward Gibbons on December 8, 2021 at 1:09 pm

    Why didn’t he just call someone with the phone? You can Atleast call 911

  48. R F on December 8, 2021 at 1:09 pm

    I he learned his lesson. Life isn’t a toy or a do over. Once it’s gone it’s gone. And if your actions cause someone’s death the.N you have guilt in addition too.

  49. Tim W on December 8, 2021 at 1:11 pm

    Why is this posted on YouTube?

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