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Little girl scalped by carnival ride sees herself for the first time . . . and smiles

OMAHA, Neb. – An 11-year-old Nebraska girl whose scalp was ripped off by a carnival ride saw her reflection on Wednesday for the first time since the accident — and she smiled. 316 more words


The One Where I Found Tall Man, or The Misadventures of a Tipless Finger

Almost 4 months ago I had a freak incident where my right middle finger was slammed in the bathroom door and the fingertip was severed clean off at the cuticle. 832 more words


Mother Says Blade From Blender Dislodged, Striking Son, But Narrowly Missing His Eye

THOUSAND OAKS (CBSLA.com) — A mother says a common kitchen appliance went haywire and injured her young son in the process.

Lauren Shaffer says the freak accident involving the blender left her son with a gash of stitches, narrowly missing his eye. 258 more words


WATCH: Driver rescued from car stuck in power lines after 'freak accident'

A strange scene unfolded in Medina, Tenn., Friday night when a car got tangled in overhead power lines.

No, it didn’t travel through time and miss its landing: police said the driver, an unnamed 56-year-old woman, was unfamiliar with area and drove above the 30 mph speed limit losing control of her vehicle. 180 more words


British girl, 7, dies after gust blasts bouncy castle into the air

A 7-year-old girl died on Saturday after a gust blasted a bouncy castle and swept it into the air during an Easter celebration near London. 87 more words


Woman dies in ‘freak accident’ while waiting for coffee in drive-thru

SUMMERVILLE, S.C. — A 28-year-old South Carolina woman was killed in what authorities called a “freak accident” at a drive-thru on Wednesday morning, according to WCSC… 119 more words