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75-Year-Old Grandfather Killed By Fallen Tree While Grilling In Howard County

WOODBINE, Md. (WJZ) — A family gathering took a tragic turn this holiday weekend when a man was killed by a falling tree.

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GRAPHIC PHOTO: Knife falls from sky and into man's head

BEIJING, China (PIX11) – A Chinese man is recovering after a knife fell from a high-rise apartment building and into his head.

Xiao Yunzhi, 57, was walking in his town of Guangyan last Thursday when the five-inch knife impaled his head, … 125 more words


Victim ID'd In Freak Petaluma Crash With Runaway Pizza Oven

PETALUMA (CBS/AP) — Authorities have identified a Northern California man killed after a large brick pizza oven towed by a catering van broke loose and careened into his car… 127 more words


Man Killed, Woman And 2 Children Hurt In Freak Accident On Lakeville Highway Near Petaluma

PETALUMA (CBS SF) — A man was killed and three others, including two children, were injured when a detached trailer collided with their car near Petaluma on Friday night, a California Highway Patrol officer said. 190 more words


Man Dies In Freak Accident After Drill Bit Pierced His Heart At Work

CLEARFIELD, Utah (AP) — Authorities say a 21-year-old Clinton man is dead after a drill bit pierced his heart in a freak accident at work. 101 more words