Posts Tagged ‘bridge’

Semi-Truck Gets Blown Over by Wind on Idaho Bridge (Video)

Semi-Truck Gets Blown Over by Wind on Idaho Bridge (Video)

High winds blow over a semi-truck as it crosses the Hansen Bridge, near Twin Falls in Idaho. Luckily, no one was injured.

Kids Get Their Tongues Stuck in a Funny Dutch Ad (Video)

Kids Get Their Tongues Stuck in a Funny Dutch Ad (Video)

A funny TV commercial for Dutch insurance company Centraal Beheer Achmea adds another reason to the list of why you shouldn’t lick frozen metal poles or railings…

Girl Goes Tandem Bungee Jumping without Harness (Video)

Girl Goes Tandem Bungee Jumping without Harness (Video)

Crazy doesn’t even begin to describe this stunt…

Boat Crashes into Bridge in Vietnam (Video)

Boat Crashes into Bridge in Vietnam (Video)

A mining boat crashed into a bridge on Sunday, after being swept away by the flood waters of typhoon Haiyan in the city of Móng Cái , Vietnam.

Sudden Turn Makes Car Go Amphibious (Video)

Sudden Turn Makes Car Go Amphibious (Video)

Meanwhile in Russia…a car plunges off a bridge and continues its voyage by floating to the shore. The passengers couldn’t care less about the sudden change of the path.

Ukrainian Welder’s Brush with Death (Video)

Ukrainian Welder’s Brush with Death (Video)

I have no idea why this guy was cutting an old bridge with an oxygen-acetylene welding torch, but he is very lucky to be alive. Filmed somewhere outside Chernobyl, Ukraine (so I’ve been told).

Crossing a Floating Bridge in Russia (Video)

Crossing a Floating Bridge in Russia (Video)

Driving on a pontoon bridge over the river Nadym in Russia is a real adventure.

Truck Transporting Giant Deer Statue Fail (Video)

Truck Transporting Giant Deer Statue Fail (Video)

A truck carrying a statue of a deer tries to drive under a bridge in the city of Astana, Kazakhstan. NOT Russia.

Lightning Strikes Train in Japan (Video)

Lightning Strikes Train in Japan (Video)

Odakyu Electric train was struck by lightning while it was passing through the iron railway bridge on the Tama River in Noborito, just outside of Tokyo, Japan. No one was injured. The train stopped for 30 minutes and then slowly proceeded to the Izumi-Tamagawa Station where it was taken out of service.

Sailboat Hits Bridge in Norway (Video)

Sailboat Hits Bridge in Norway (Video)

A sailboat crashed into a bridge in Tønsberg, Norway on Sunday, breaking the vessel’s mast. It seems that the skipper thought his boat will be able to slip under the draw foot-bridge as it was coming down. No one on board was injured in the collision. The railing on the bridge suffered some damage. Eyewitness Fredrik S. Robertsen caught the crash on his camera: