Posts Tagged ‘close call’

Reckless Cyclist Nearly Gets Killed by Motorcycle (Video)

Reckless Cyclist Nearly Gets Killed by Motorcycle (Video)

A cyclist crosses the road without looking and almost gets killed by a biker…

Plane Almost Lands on a Whale in Alaska (Video)

Plane Almost Lands on a Whale in Alaska (Video)

A seaplane almost hit a whale while landing on water in Angoon, Alaska, on July 10. Luckily, the pilot managed to pull the plane up just in time to avoid a collision with the surfacing whale. Thomas Hamm caught the close call on camera.

Racer Nearly Decapitated in a Formula Ford Car (Video)

Racer Nearly Decapitated in a Formula Ford Car (Video)

A guy racing in DUFFUS (Da Unofficial Formula Ford United States) at Columbus, Ohio, flies over another driver, missing his head by mere inches!

Russian Cat Causes Multi-Vehicle Accident (Video)

Russian Cat Causes Multi-Vehicle Accident (Video)

A cat caused a multi-vehicle accident on a highway in Moscow, Russia, and used up at least 5 of his lives in the process.

Two Planes Almost Collide at Barcelona Airport (Video)

Two Planes Almost Collide at Barcelona Airport (Video)

Two planes had a near-miss on a runway in Barcelona’s El Prat airport and the incident was caught on camera. The footage shows an Utair Boeing 767-300 from Moscow aborting its landing to avoid a crash with Aerolineas Argentineas Airbus A340-300 that was preparing to take off for Buenos Aires. The Russian pilot performed a […]

Czech Man Nearly Killed by Flying Rock from Demolition Site (Video)

Czech Man Nearly Killed by Flying Rock from Demolition Site (Video)

This guy is incredibly lucky to be alive after a rock went flying straight at his head during the demolition of textile factory OP Prostejov in the Czech Republic.

Lucky Russian Pedestrian Avoids Crane Fall (Video)

Lucky Russian Pedestrian Avoids Crane Fall (Video)

A pedestrian is lucky to be alive after a crane collapsed just inches behind him while he was walking down the street in the city of Voronezh, Russia.

Close Call for Rally Spectators in Poland (Video)

Close Call for Rally Spectators in Poland (Video)

A rally car crashed into a group of spectators standing on a pile of bricks at the Kaszuby Rally, Poland, on Sunday. The driver and one of the fans were taken to a nearby hospital, but no one was seriously injured. If you watch the footage, you’ll see that things could have been much much worse and it’s a miracle no one died in the accident:

Russian Bridge Collapse (Video)

Russian Bridge Collapse (Video)

A bridge collapses in front of a driver in the city of Otradny, Russia.

Landing Plane Nearly Hits German Man Sunbathing on Beach (Video)

Landing Plane Nearly Hits German Man Sunbathing on Beach (Video)

Pilot Juergen Drucker almost hit a sunbather while landing his Piper PA-28-181 Archer II plane on the beach on Helgoland’s Düne island, Germany. A reader of Bild newspaper caught the whole thing on camera: