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An 8-year-old boy fought off a mountain lion with a stick after it bit him in the head

The 8-year-old boy from Colorado is now recovering from the attack.
A viral video shows a massive wave at a Chinese waterpark crash down on dozens of pool-goers, injuring 44 tourists.

Viral video shows a massive wave crash down on dozens of tourists at a ‘tsunami pool’ in China

City officials from Longjing announced that 44 tourists were injured in the unexpected swell, and that the pool is closed for investigation.
A firefighter inspects an affected area after an explosion at The Fountains shopping center in Plantation, Florida, July 6, 2019.

Photos show the damage from an explosion at a Florida shopping center that injured 21

Authorities said they found a ruptured gas main in the rubble from the blast, which was so strong it blew out windows and damaged cars.
Shades of turquoise waters surround sandbanks off Eleuthera in the Bahamas as seen from a plane 25 June 2018.

At least six people have been seriously injured and airlifted to hospitals following a bus crash in the Bahamas

At least 26 people are injured, with six people severely injured, following a bus accident on the island of Eleuthera in the Bahamas.

A Canadian woman had to have her leg amputated after her broken foot went undiagnosed for 2 months

Samantha Rideou slipped and fell down a set of stairs in her home in September. She had her right leg amputated below the knee in March.
Michelle Casey.

A 21-year-old college student fell to her death at a viewpoint overlooking the Oregon coast

Michelle Casey, from Happy Valley, Oregon, fell 100 feet at Neahkahnie Mountain near the coastal city of Manzanita on Sunday morning, KOIN-TV reports.

A veteran was impaled by a tripod after someone stole it from a construction site and threw it over a highway overpass

Tim Page was driving down Interstate 5 in Sacramento on Thursday when a tripod smashed through his front window and impaled his passenger.
Kurt Kaser.

A Nebraska farmer cut his own leg off with a 3-inch pocket knife after he got caught in farming equipment

Kurt Kaser, a farmer in Pender, Nebraska, was transferring grain from one bin to another on April 19 when his left leg was pulled into a grain auger.
Authorities said fumes from a chemical spill in Beach Park, Illinois, were confined to roughly a one-mile radius.

Dozens of people, including firefighters and police officers, are in hospital after a chemical spill in Beach Park, Illinois

Authorities said the incident began early in the morning, after a tractor leaked containers of anhydrous ammonia onto the road.
Samantha Cerio

The college gymnast who broke both her legs called the career-ending injury a ‘small setback’ said she’s ‘really excited’...

Samantha Cerio was injured while trying to perform a blind landing on a tumbling pass at an NCAA regional competition on April 5.