A tourist has died after two parachutists collided in mid-air and one was sent hurtling to the ground in Mexico
Chinese man plunges 30ft to his death after 'accidentally' reversing his car off a multi-storey garage. A Chinese man has died after driving his car off a multi-storey car park in southeast China yesterday.
The 54-year-old man, appeared to be reversing his Honda Odyssey on the third floor, crashed the barriers before plunging 30 feet to the ground.
He was pronounced dead at the scene and local police ruled his death as accidental.
CCTV footage captured the moment of the accident the
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This remarkable clip showcases an 'apocalyptic scene' after a water mains exploded catastrophically - causing a 30FT fountain.
The blast flung large slabs of concrete up into the air and gallons of water erupted from the ground in Cleckheaton, West Yorks.
A loud "bang" woke residents in Sycamore Drive just after 5am this morning (fri) as the area flooded within minutes.
A stranded motorist led to a chaotic mess on the southbound 110 freeway near Slauson. An LAPD Officer was seen driving around the stranded motorist, when moments later a car suddenly collided with a Mercedes GT then darted into the right shoulder wall. Luckily, there were no serious injuries.
"There was a huge accident that led to the death of a female, destruction to traffic light, and bus stop shelter." In Chicago.
The image from the security camera shows the moment the truck is running at high speed, slamming into the rear of the tractor that is stopped in the middle of the road due to brake failure. The strong driver caused the truck to crumple, the driver stuck in the cabin crushed, killed in place.
It was a dramatic scene as a man raises the alarm in the midst of a terrible fire at an apartment complex.
He bangs on the doors to wake sleeping residents as the 1 a.m. blaze engulfs the building.
As another good Samaritan screams out, two kids flee down the stairs.
The hero in the white T-shirt actually runs back upstairs, where he alerts a mom with a baby in her arms about the fire.
An ambulance rushing a critically ill child to hospital was lucky to be able to continue to hospital after a car crashed into it at a cross-section.
An investigation has been launched after the driver was caught on camera ploughing into the emergency vehicle – despite its sirens wailing and lights flashing.
Dashcam footage shows paramedics weaving through traffic on blue lights towards the Royal Oldham Hospital, reports the Manchester Evening News .
The ambulance can be seen continuing through a set of lights before a blue car pulls out of the road to the right.
The footage then shows the car smashing into the ambulance, causing it to swerve.
This is the moment a motorbike starts to wobble at 130mph after apparently hitting a pothole but the cool-headed rider manages to regain control of the high-powered machine.
The footage, captured by another rider, shows the motorcyclist – wearing a helmet but no other protective clothing – weaving out of traffic on a busy road in Houston, Texas.
The driver begins in the inside lane. His bike wobbles as he dashes right and manoeuvres his way through traffic while changing lanes.
Raw video: Sarasota County Sheriff's Office searching for driver who rammed a motorcyclist off the road in violent road rage incident in Florida.
The explosion took place on Wednesday afternoon in the area of the Northern Port of Korsakov on Sakhalin, where workers tried to cut the tank from fuel and lubricants. The incident, as a result of which one welder died, hit the camera's surveillance lens.
Initially, it was reported that the explosion occurred in the port itself, one later it turned out that the location was a nearby base for receiving metal. Its employees, as the cadres testify, planned to cut the tank from the fuel with the help of a welding machine, but as soon as one of them started to work, a powerful cotton came.
The shock wave tore the wall of the tank, and the welder was thrown a few meters away. From the injuries the man died on the spot, his two companions needed medical help.
Investigators are engaged in checking the circumstances of the incident and interviewing witnesses.
Pit Stop Goes Horribly Wrong When Driver Speeds Over Mechanic’s Leg And Snaps It.
This is the astonishing moment a dad turns into a human fireball as a DIY garden fire goes disastrously wrong.
After pouring paint thinners onto the wood he was burning, Scott Buckley caught alight.
Flames rocketed up his legs and back, rapidly spreading.
CCTV footage shows the moment it happened and the dad-of-two flailing around attempting to put the flames out.
Remarkably Scott, from Rochdale, Greater Manchester, escaped with only minor burns to his legs after using the 'drop and roll' technique.
The builder and businessman, known to pals as ‘Bucko’, described the incident as ‘the most stupid thing I’ve ever done’.
Scott and his mate Jon Glennon were burning timber left over from some DIY they had been doing in his back garden in Shawclough when they decided to use an old tin of paint thinner to get the fire started.
Passengers apparently filmed themselves laughing and dancing just minutes before their plane exploded into flames, killing everyone on board.
A series of haunting posts on social media appears to show the six victims on board the flight from Scottsdale Airport, Arizona to Las Vegas.
The group posed for the camera as they excitedly take their seats - but moments after the plane took off it burst into flames and then crashed into a golf course.
Police are yet to officially name the victims, but friends on social media have paid tribute in a series of emotional posts.
Video footage has emerged of cruise ship MSC Armonia crashing into a local port in Honduras, destroying part of the pier.
The MSC cruise ship was making a port of call in Roatan, Honduras when it collided with a dock at the port, causing part of the pier to collapse into the waters.
Some damage to the ship itself can also be spotted as it moves away.
The jaw-dropping moment was caught on camera by onlookers who were watching the 902ft-long ship as it approached the port on Tuesday morning.
In the video, it appears that the ship is approaching the shore at an angle, and comes in unusually close to the docks.
MSC Armonia, which boasts an impressive 65,542 gross tonnage, then strikes the pier on its port side forward, as locals rush out of the nearby waiting area to see what's going on.
More than 250 people died in a plane crash near a military airbase in Algeria, officials confirmed.
An Algerian civil protection agency spokesman said the 'provisional' death toll from the crash on Wednesday is 257, but some survivors were rescued.
The military plane went down soon after taking off from the air base in Boufarik, some 20 miles from the capital Algiers on Wednesday morning.
State media reported the Soviet-designed Ilyushin Il-76 plane was headed for Bechar in southwest Algeria, and the cause of the crash remained unclear.
At least 24 children and three adults were killed when a school bus plunged off a mountain road in India.
The tragedy occurred when the bus swerved off the road and fell into a gorge in the northern Indian state of Himachal Pradesh on Monday, police said.
Santosh Patial, a senior police officer in Himachal Pradesh, said they had recovered 27 bodies from the accident site. The adult dead included the driver
The bus was transporting children, all below the age of 13, who were studying at a private school in Nurpur town, 300 km (185 miles) from Shimla, the state capital.
A 22-coach train carrying hundreds of passengers rolled freely in reverse for about eight miles after the brakes failed.
The train, en route from Ahmedabad in the western Indian state of Gujarat to Puri in the eastern Odisha state, slid downhill for about 45 minutes on Saturday before gradually slowing to a halt,
"By the time the train had rolled down to the nearest station, it had slowed down drastically and it was brought to a halt with the help of wooden wedges," officials said, adding that passengers also helped stop the train.
India's state-run railway has suspended seven workers after the incident, the latest in a series of accidents involving the world's fourth-largest rail network.
Video footage shows the moment a group of terrified girls jumped from the balcony of their New Jersey dance studio after a raging fire tore through the building Monday evening.
Authorities say flames broke out just before 7 p.m. on the first floor of the two-story building on Old River Road in Edgewater.
The children were petrified and could be seen hanging from the ledge and as a host of good citizens intervened to help, Daily News reported.
A wheelchair-bound pensioner fell into a pond when her carer left her unattended at a park in east China.
Footage emerged showing an elderly woman in a wheelchair going down a slope towards the water whilst other park-goers were dancing nearby.
The 90-year-old woman was quickly saved by three old men. It was believed that she did not sustain any injuries.
An overloaded electric-tricycle rolled over while running the red light at a crossroad in Jurong City, southern China, and tossed out all five passengers on board. Three of them were injured with one severely wounded. All three have been treated in the hospital.
When a man was sawing a barrel of oil, he suddenly deflagrated and his left leg was blown off on the spot.
At the time of the incident, he was using tools to cut the oil drums. He only listened to the loud noise of the "bang." The oil barrel suddenly exploded. Anhuai Li was immediately slammed into the ground by a huge shock wave. His legs were bloody and direct. The most tragic was that His left lower limb has been blown off. When the nearby villagers heard the explosion, they hurried to the scene and quickly called for help.
Emergency personnel arrived and sent it to the hospital for rescue. After more than a dozen hours of surgery, Anwari's left leg has been attached. As to why the oil barrel exploded, some speculated that it may be oil that remains in the barrel and was ignited after it met Mars. At present, the exact cause of the accident is still under investigation.
Surveillance camera captures the terrifying moment a house explodes after a car crashed into it and hit a gas line. Five people including two police officers were injured
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A charter bus carrying high school students had its roof torn off in a horror crash that left more than 40 people injured.
Almost everyone on board was hurt when the bus crashed into a flyover on a Long Island motorway in New York, leaving some trapped inside.
One person was in a critical condition, while five others had suffered serious injuries including broken bones, according to reports.
The bus was carrying 38 high school students and five chaperones who had just landed at New York's JFK International Airport after a spring break trip to eastern Europe, plus the driver.