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Traffic Accidents

Human error combined with relentless mechanical power can all too often prove deadly. Motorized vehicles are horrifying in their potential for mayhem, as these legends demonstrate.

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Wreck & Roll
Decades-old automobile wreck is discovered alongside road.

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Tony Stewart
NASCAR champion Tony Stewart hit and killed a fellow driver on a race track.

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Seat Belted
Anti-seat belt law advocate is killed in automobile accident.

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Crash Course
A rise in automobile accidents is tied to the aftermath of the Super Bowl.

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Dodged Viper
A snake inadvertently loosed in a car leads to an escalating series of accidents.

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Crushin' Roulette
Volkswagen Beetle with corpse of driver is found crushed between two trucks.

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Enough to Turn Your Head
A motorcyclist's jacket worn backwards leads to his demise.

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Bar and Grille
Drunk driver discovers body of young girl embedded in the grill of his car.

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Threading the Needle
Rider mistakes two oncoming lights for motorcycles and attempts to drive between them.

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The Wrong Rest Stop
Family who mistakes emergency exit ramp for rest stop is run over by runaway truck.

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Disarmed
Man loses arm in automobile accident and fails to notice it.

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Risk-O Inferno
Motorists shouldn't wear seat belts because they might not be able to escape their vehicles during car fires.

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With Jesus in Her Heart
Teen dies in car crash with a plastic Jesus dashboard ornament embedded in her chest.

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New Year's Danger
More fatal car accidents occur on New Year's Day than on any other day.

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