A Union Pacific train crashed into a stranded semi-truck near Chowchilla, California, Sunday afternoon. KFSN-TV reports that the truck driver was walking down the tracks frantically waving at the train to slow down, but the train was unable to stop in time. The trailer was demolished on impact, sending its cargo, boxes of trail mix flying. The nearly mile-long train was carrying hundreds of military vehicles, mostly Stryker armored personnel carriers, from Ft. Lewis, Washington, to Fort Irwin, California.
Fox Sports reporter Amy Campbell takes a big hit from wide receiver Ermon Lane during a sideline interview at The Opening combine in Beaverton, Oregon.
At first I was worried about the little girl’s health, but she kept laughing each time the ball hit her face…so I laughed with her. Cause, you know, concussions are funny that way. No, seriously, I am…
An old man reads his newspaper in a bus stop in Samara, Russia, when he suddenly finds himself in the middle of a car crash. On a side note, Russian police sure get to the scene of the accident fast.
Carlos Boozer accidentally punched referee Danny Crawford in the groin while while celebrating a basket during the second quarter of Chicago Bulls’ 100-98 loss to the Dallas Mavericks on March 30.
An amateur photographer gets too close to the action during a tandem drift competition in Karpacz, Poland, and is almost hit by a speeding race car.
Always watch where you are going.
Home plate umpire Jerry Layne was hit in the head by a broken bat during the Minnesota Twins and Cincinnati Reds game, Friday night. The incident took place in the 4th inning, when…
Lady GaGa was hit in the head during a concert in Auckland, New Zealand, on Sunday, June 10. One of the dancers accidentally struck Gaga on the head with a pole while she was performing her song ‘Judas’. She touched her head briefly but continued singing before leaving the stage. News reports say that Gaga suffered a concussion in the accident but still managed to finish the show.
So, you make yourself a nice cup of coffee in the morning and then it suddenly punches you in the face! For real.
OK, so this is not REALLY coffee, but it’s still a pretty darn cool video. The chemical experiment in question is actually an ‘explosive polymerization of p-nitroaniline by sulfuric acid.’ It doesn’t sound as exciting as exploding coffee, but now you know. :)