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WATCH: Lightning strikes dangerously close to man in vehicle

WATCH ABOVE: A tree explodes as lightning strikes just in front of a car

TORONTO – Talk about a close call.

A man who had apparently pulled over on the side of a road in China during a storm got quite a jolt when a bolt of lightning struck just in front of his vehicle. 27 more words


Several Injured When Fire Truck Crashes Into Monterey Park Restaurant

On Scene Video

At least 14 people, including four firefighters, were injured Wednesday afternoon when two fire trucks collided in Monterey Park, sending one crashing into a restaurant, officials said.
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Firefighter Close Call Video

The Irony: Senator Richard Blumenthal Nearly Gets Clipped By A Train While Speaking On Train Safety

It wasn’t the luckiest of days for Senator Richard Blumenthal (D). While giving a speech on train safety the Senator was ironically almost hit by a train for passing the restricted access marker. 9 more words


Firefighter Rescued In Las Vegas House Fire

Reaching through flames atop a crumbling roof, a firefighter on Thursday afternoon rescued a fellow crew member who fell into a burning North Las Vegas apartment building. 36 more words


Holy crap!

I wonder if he knew it was that close?

Heaven or Hell at the Four-Way Stop

At a four-way stop, a man in a black truck sped through the intersection,
narrowly missing me in my VW Jetta. I hit the brakes. 109 more words

Real Life

The closest call of them all

Okay, so that’s not entirely true, but I haven’t experienced something like it yet. It was a lovely, windy, dusty evening in Oklahoma. And, I took my theoretically garaged Blueberry to school. 994 more words