An off-road vehicle went out of control on the top of a dune slope and slid down. The vehicle suffered severe damages.The accident has caused one death and four injuries.
The Kumtag Desert is the third largest desert in China. Its unique geographic features attract a large number of off-road enthusiasts every year. Similar accidents have occurred many times before.
After getting rear-ended by a hit-and-run driver, a truck on a Toronto highway was smashed by a second car whose driver apparently didn't notice the damaged vehicle. A nearby tow truck driver caught the incident on his dashcam, and shared the footage
A terrified camel struggled to escape the wreckage of a car after the animal smashed through the windscreen in a head-on collision.
The camel can be seen writhing around with its head sticking out of the sun roof while its legs are coiled up in the front seat of the silver five-door.
The driver escaped unharmed - but passers-by battled for nearly four hours to rescue the camel.
Eyewitnesses saw the speeding car collide with the animal which stepped onto the highway in Rajasthan, India, on July 9.
Bodies of three children who were drowned in the Gokyo glacial lake on Saturday have not been retrieved yet due to bad weather and geographical difficulties, said the District Police Office. “Bodies of the children float from time to time. But we are struggling to fish them out for want of rescue materials,” said Inspector Nabin Rai.
Pemba Dorje Sherpa, Pemba Nuru Sherpa and Sunil Baraili were drowned in the lake on Saturday morning while swimming. All of them were ninth grader at Khumjung Secondary School. They had gone on an educational tour to the incident area.
Shocking footage of a truck carrying flammable liquids crashing into a vehicle and causing a massive explosion on a Bologna highway has been released by the Italian police. Some 100 people were injured and at least two killed.
He was riding to work one morning in New South Wales, Australia, and a driver tried to take a left turn from the middle lane of the road. Impact occurred at about 40 mph. After spending a day in the hospital, I was discharged with a fractured toe and a sprained wrist.
A Russian father-to-be has died in a sickening hit-and-run crash which saw him sliced in half by a drunk driver.
Ildus Mukhametov, 28, whose wife is expecting the couple’s first child, was killed while using a pedestrian crossing in the city of Ufa.
The driver, named only as 27-year-old Andrey, was going twice the speed limit with the equivalent of half a bottle of vodka in his system when the crash happened.
The top half of Mr Mukhametov's body smashed through the windscreen and ended up wedged into the passenger footwell.
His lower limbs were left scattered across the road.
Andrey and a friend who was with him in the car initially fled on foot but were later caught by police.
The pair tried to confuse officers about who had been driving, but later established it was Andrey.
Despite police successfully establishing who was driving, Ildus's mother Rimma Mukhametova, 51, fears that his family's influence and money will mean he never faces justice.
She said: 'He has an influential father and I fear he will escape punishment.'
Speaking about her son, she added: 'He was the eldest of my three children - and I do not know how I will cope now.He helped me in everything, supported me.
'When his wife heard he had died, she was physically sick. They got married in spring and he was looking forward so much to being a father.
'Why did God need to take my son so young?'
WARNING - UPSETTING CONTENT: The boy's gran is seen desperately trying to rescue the seven-year-old after he was washed away in the fast flowing water in Sochi, Russia
His grandmother is seen in blind panic in this shocking video after losing her grandson as a street turned into a raging river in top resort Sochi.
In desperation she runs up and down the pavement trying to access the next manhole leading to the culvert in which her grandson Nikolay Malkov has been washed away.
She then undresses and climbs into the hole where he was lost - but tragically she is unable to save the child.
The unnamed grandmother is seen disappearing into the hole but she was later rescued.
The unnamed boy, from the Russian region of Tatarstan, fell into the drainage duct after a cover over the channel was washed away by the sheer force of the flood water, say locals.
Police and fire crews are on the scene which is affecting a large part of a motorway in the Italian city.
There are also multiple cars on fire underneath the motorway where there is a Peugeot dealership.
Dramatic footage from the scene taken by a motorist driving towards the explosion shows a significant blast before he reverses away from the scene.
Local police said that there had been a collision on the motorway and an explosion happened in the subsequent fire.
Arlene Salac, Federal Aviation Administration spokeswoman, says the twin-engine Cessna 414 declared an emergency before crashing outside the South Coast Plaza shopping center in Santa Ana.
On Saturday, August 4, on 230 kilometers of the federal highway M-3 "Ukraine" in the Meshchovskom area of the Kaluga region, a serious accident occurred in the lens of the registrar, where eight people died.
The minibus Mercedes Sprinter overtook the truck and returned to its range. A few moments later, a Ford Focus passenger car crashed into it, collided with a Volkswagen Polo and flew to the oncoming lane.
The last participant of the accident was a loaded dump truck Foton, crashed into a minibus, turned it over and threw it outside the carriageway.
According to the press service of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Russia in the Kaluga region, as a result of the incident eight people were killed, eight more - were injured and hospitalized.
According to RIA Novost and, among the dead - two Russians who were in the car Ford, the remaining victims of the accident - Moldovan citizens who moved to the Mercedes. Representatives of the country's diplomatic mission have already confirmed this information.
The police conduct a check on the fact of what happened.
A fire broke out at a thermal power station in Xi’an City, northwest China's Shaanxi Province on Sunday, spreading rapidly through the facility and causing an explosion. At least one person was injured. An investigation into the cause of the fire is underway.
Published video of the accident that occurred on Friday, August 3, at 24 km Simferopol highway in the Moscow region.
The record made by the car registrar shows how the Mitsubishi SUV began to shift from the extreme left row.
Having overcome four lanes, he was outside the roadway, "dived" into the ditch and began to climb the slope, then returned to the roadside and crashed into a Renault car, knocking down the people around him.
According to RIA Novosti , as a result of the incident, injured three people, including a six-year-old child.
One of the injured adults and a minor were evacuated from the scene of the accident by two medical helicopters.
An off-duty Connecticut firefighter jumped into action when he and a retired fireman happened to be walking by the scene of a house fire that was spreading fast. They helped rescue at least three people who were inside the home at the time. A police officer’s body camera captured some of the heart-stopping rescue.
A total of 18 people were killed when a helicopter exploded into an inferno and crashed into a field.
The Mi-8 smacked into the ground as its blades hit the cargo carried by another helicopter , causing the deadly smash, this morning.
Rescuers could not get close enough to the site due to the extreme heat from the flames.
Nobody on board, including three crew members and 15 passengers, survived.
The aircraft was flying from Vankor to Kharkasale, Russia, and was carrying employees of a nearby oil field.
Chinese worker dies when he's sucked into a textile machine
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An unlucky woman on a scooter was struck by a car and sent flying, and ended up falling through an open manhole. Fortunately, she reportedly only suffered minor injuries.
An heroic mother sacrificed her life to save her children by mustering all her strength to throw them from a burning tower block.
She threw the children out then collapsed over the window ledge, while the fire raged behind her.
The mum and two children had raced to the window as the flames and smoke took hold of their fifth storey home.
Realising she had little time left, the brave woman lifted her nine-year-old son, and dropped him out of the window.
Nine stunt riders were injured but nobody died after an accident in the 'Globe of Death' at Circo D'Italia in the Peruvian capital Lima.
The dramatic car crash captured on CCTV in Argentine capital Buenos Aires. The car broke through the barriers and flew through the air before smashing into the ground.
A plane carrying more than 100 people has crashed shortly after takeoff in Mexico.
The Aeromexico flight was involved in an 'accident' minutes after departing Guadalupe Victoria International airport in Durango.
The airline said the plane was an Embraer 190 and was travelling to Mexico City.
Jose Rosas Aispuro, the Durango state governor, confirmed eighty five people had been injured - two critically - but no deaths have yet been reported.
Images emerged showing the stricken aircraft, with its roof missing, in flames with black smoke billowing from the wreckage.
The officer was driving fast with his sirens on when he had to avoid a car in an intersection, causing him to crash.
Six people are dead, and dozens more are unaccounted for. At least 500 structures have been burned and more than 90,000 acres of raging fires still remain.
Dashcam footage shows the harrowing moment a suspected sleeping lorry driver kills two men after ploughing into a line of vehicles on a US highway.
The distressing video shows how the driver of the truck ignores frantic signals to stop and smashes into the back of a parked red pick up and a Toyota Carolla.
Christoper Markley, 34, and his friend Robert Jay Barnes, 50, died after they were thrown from a third vehicle during the incident on Nevada's Highway 93 on July 18.
In the clip, released by the Nevada Highway Patrol, a flagger is seen standing in the middle of the highway, ordering several vehicles to stop as construction work is completed up ahead.
The flagger urgently waves his hands to alert the speeding lorry but turns and flees as it fails to respond.
This is the inconceivable moment a police officer hits a stationary biker head on because the driver was on his phone.
Footage from a helmet camera shows William Fasanello out for a bike ride in Peculiar, Missouri, pulling up to a stop sign and waiting patiently for the chance to turn.
As he's waiting for traffic to pass a police cruiser makes a left turn onto the road the Fasanello is trying to turn off of.
Unfortunately the officer's turn is too tight, and the vehicle plows straight into the biker, as if in slow motion.
A toddler nearly lost her right arm after it was swallowed by a faulty escalator yesterday in southern China.
The girl was playing on the steps when the machine suddenly malfunctioned and dragged her in, according to local reports.
She was freed by firefighters and is currently under extensive care, reports said.