Posts Tagged ‘lucky’

Lucky Driver Survives Head-on Collision with Cement Truck (Video)

Lucky Driver Survives Head-on Collision with Cement Truck (Video)

Dr. Guan Zhu, a professor at Texas A&M University, was driving in his Toyota Sienna when a cement mixer truck ran a red light, overturned, and slammed into his minivan head-on. Both Zhu and the truck driver walked away without major injuries. The crash was caught on Dr. Zhu’s dashcam:

Lucky Deer Barely Escapes Rock Demolition (Video)

Lucky Deer Barely Escapes Rock Demolition (Video)

The demolition crew was hiding in a safer area, so they didn’t notice any deer until later when they reviewed the footage. If you watch the top right corner of the video, you can see that the deer is running away from the explosion and into the forest. Filmed in Carinthia, Austria.

Ukrainian Guy Lucky to Be Alive after Near-Miss with Tram (Video)

Ukrainian Guy Lucky to Be Alive after Near-Miss with Tram (Video)

A guy nearly loses his legs (and his life) in a close call with a tram in Donetsk, Ukraine. Amazingly, he escaped completely unharmed.

Man Survives Being Run Over by Bus in Turkey (Video)

Man Survives Being Run Over by Bus in Turkey (Video)

A man was completely uninjured after being run over by a bus in Ankara, Turkey. The accident happened after the brakes on the parked city bus failed, making it go out of control in reverse. The whole thing was caught on security cameras and you can see the man get up from under the bus at the 0:34 mark. It’s the same guy that helps that little girl:

Torch Cutting Fail (Video)

Torch Cutting Fail (Video)

Polish guy tries to demolish a steel structure by cutting a beam with an oxygen-acetylene welding torch. It’s safe to say he didn’t plan that right…

Heavy Cargo Fall Scares Woman Driver in Russia (Video)

Heavy Cargo Fall Scares Woman Driver in Russia (Video)

A heavy cargo falls off a semi-trailer truck and nearly crushes the car with a dashcam. More than enough reason for that lady to change her underwear…

Mountain Goats Escape Avalanche in French Alps (Video)

Mountain Goats Escape Avalanche in French Alps (Video)

After the first group of Chamois goats escapes the avalanche near Pralognan-la-Vanoise in the Rhône-Alpes, you think that the second group are goners, but then the miracle happens and they all survive. Yay goats!

Scary Close Call in Norway (Video)

Scary Close Call in Norway (Video)

A guy named Thor Arne was filming the truck in front of him because it almost blew over from the wind, when this happened:

BASE Jumper Slams into Cliff (Video)

BASE Jumper Slams into Cliff (Video)

BASE Jumper Thayer Healy is lucky to be alive after slamming into a cliff near Moab, Utah, on November 24. Healy suffered several broken bones and stitches in the cliff strike, but he is recovering nicely. He filmed the accident with a GoPro camera, so you can see the scary hit from his point of view:

Russian City Workers Nearly Kill a Woman While Cutting down a Tree (Video)

Russian City Workers Nearly Kill a Woman While Cutting down a Tree (Video)

A falling tree nearly crushes a woman in Saratov, Russia, thanks to the negligence of city workers…