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Man Survives Shooting Himself Through The Head In Diving Accident With Speargun

This pastor is a walking miracle after walking away from the traumatic incident A diver is lucky to be alive after he ended up shooting himself in the head during a spearfishing accident. Pastor Connie Hallowell was spearfishing on August 30 off the coast of Scottburgh, South Africa, when an accidental discharge left him with …

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Boat Captain Arrested After Killing Jet Skier While Going 73 MPH In No Wake Zone

The intoxicated captain had a child on board and was later charged with manslaughter A Redington Beach man who was arrested by the Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office for running over and killing a jet skier while drunk has been charged with manslaughter. The accident happened over Labor Day weekend. Jesse Mayer, 35, was speeding at …

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There Are Hundreds Of Dogs And Puppies Living In Chernobyl That Can Be Adopted

Having been born into and surviving a nuclear wasteland doesn’t sound like the ideal environment to find your next family dog, but SPCA International is hoping to find people that want to do exactly that. In 1986, tragedy struck the Chernobyl power plant in Ukraine when the Unit 4 reactor failed, spewing nuclear waste and …

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Man Gets Shot In The Back By His Dog While Sitting In His Truck

Dogs may be man’s best friend but that doesn’t mean they won’t shoot a guy in the back. At least, the was the case for one man who was shot in the back by his dog, Charlie, after an accidental discharge. That’s what Sonny “Tex” Gilligan said days after Charlie — his 120-pound Rottweiler mix — accidentally shot him. Gilligan, …

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Hot Air Balloon Loaded Full Of Fireworks Explodes Over A Festival Crowd

Some ideas are so terrible that it should be obvious they shouldn’t be followed through with from the very start. This hot air balloon full of fireworks is one of those ideas. Not only do they load up a very small basket full of fireworks that’s uncomfortably close to a fire source, but they do it …

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VIDEO: Van Gets Serious Air After Misunderstanding How To Use Roundabouts

This driver either had no idea what a roundabout was or they were wishing they were driving the General Lee. Either way, that van gets some serious air — accidental or not — that would make the Duke boys proud. The footage was captured by a guy named Andy, who captured it on his helmet cam. …

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VIDEO: Bull Elk Trips Over Fence, Sticks Its Antlers In The Ground And Dies

A massive bull elk didn’t quite make it over a fence while attempting to jump over it and ended up with its antlers stuck in the ground. The 6×7 bull was running in line with other elk that were able to clear the jump, but when he went for it his legs hit the fence …

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Two Climbers Killed After Falling From El Capitan In Yosemite

Two climbers that fell to their death while climbing El Capitan inside Yosemite National Park have been identified. Jason Wells, 46, of Boulder, Colorado, and Tim Klein, 42, of Palmdale, California, were climbing the Freeblast Route when the accident occurred around 8:15 a.m. Both climbers were very experienced and had climbed the mountain multiple times. …

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Man Bitten By Rattlesnake After It Falls Out Of Tree And Into His Kayak

A day on the water can’t get much worse than getting bitten by a surprise rattlesnake that falls into your kayak. A South Carolina man thought he was going to enjoy a day outdoors with friends Sunday, but things took a frightening turn. The man, who was kayaking, was bitten multiple times by a rattlesnake …

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Car Drives Through Fresh Cement And Shows Everyone Why Barricades Are Helpful

These guys really have no one to blame but themselves for this concrete patch mishap. After patching a portion of a parking lot, this crew decided to leave the barriers to where they half covered the wet cement. It’s no surprise it didn’t take long for them to instantly regret not fully barricading the fresh …

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VIDEO: Longboarder Gets Hit By Car Mid-Ride And Amazingly Survives

It could’ve all been over for this longboarder after getting blindsided by a car at an intersection. He was in the middle of a pretty impressive run when he saw the car, dropping into a slide to avoid it. He gets hit head on but managed to survive. Luckily, his helmet saved his life and …

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