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Community rallies around Airdrie girl critically injured in freak accident

An 11-year-old Airdrie girl continues to recover in Alberta Children’s Hospital in Calgary after being struck by a falling tree.

The incident happened Monday near the village of Waiparous. 320 more words


Anton Yelchin Actor Dies at 27 in ‘Freak Accident’

Shock. Tears. Can’t believe it. A freak accident. Why Anton Yelchin? I have been following him since he was a teenager in a series on Premium Cable called “HUFF.” Hank Azaria, played his father and a shrink. 141 more words


'Star Trek' Actor Anton Yelchin Struck, Killed By His Own Car In Driveway

LOS ANGELES (CBS SF/AP) — Anton Yelchin, a rising actor best known for playing Chekov in the new “Star Trek” films, was killed in a car accident early Sunday, police and his publicist said. 1,272 more words


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