Ghosts and Road Spectres
Those who haunt the paths we take
Road ghosts are common in
the UK, likely due to the history of highwaymen and other road characters and
inn visitors. They are found all over the world and include those who
have been killed in a certain spot, vehicles, phantom crashes and other
paranormal phenomena that happen in roadways.
'Vanishing Hitchhikers', 'Phantom Hitchhikers', 'Phantom Coaches, 'Phantom
Roads That Will Scare You Stupid -
night time drive down the wrong (or right?) road is sometimes all it takes to
end up with an encounter you were truly not expecting.
Highways - Wiki - Haunted highways or roads refer to streets, roads or highways which are the subject of folklore and urban legends, including rumors and reports of ghostly apparitions, ghostly figures, phantom hitchhikers, phantom vehicles, or other paranormal phenomena.
Windsor and nearby Amherstburg there is a stretch of the Texas
Road that passes through a gully. It is said to be haunted, and it
is maintained that one man murdered another there, that the dead man's spirit
cannot leave the burial site, and that the murderer is fated to return on
certain nights to the scene of the crime. Indeed motorists have reported
seeing a mysterious figure in a white shroud."
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