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ATLANTA -- He's being called the "Luckiest Man Alive" and some would say rightfully so.

On Wednesday afternoon, Ben Momo returned to the scene where he left his car, after crawling out of it when a massive tree fell in his neighborhood and destroyed his truck.

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Momo said he was headed to Target when the incident occoured. He said he feels "really lucky" to have survived.

Even now, he is still in a bit of shock. He's taking in what little is left of his Mazda truck and the fact that he's still in one piece. In his words, the accident has given him a a whole new perspective.

"I've got a future wife, dog and I'm lucky to see them again," Momo said.

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