A Chinese man didn’t have to look farther than his forehead to find his new nose.
Surgeons at a hospital in Fuzhou, Fujian province, found a way to grow a new nose on a 22-year-old man’s head after he suffered a traffic accident that damaged his nose and led to an infection.
A 47-year-old man died early Sunday following an apparent construction accident — the second in Chicago in three days, authorities said.
Raul Lagunas, of the 2500 block of North Mango Avenue, was taken to Mount Sinai by ambulance after apparently being crushed between two vehicles about 10:30 a.m. Saturday in the 200 block of North Washtenaw Avenue, officials said.
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A 51-YEAR-OLD MAN IS IN SERIOUS BUT STABLE CONDITION IN HOSPITAL — AFTER HE WAS ELECTROCUTED OVERNIGHT AT A FACTORY IN BELLEVILLE.
THE MINISTRY OF LABOUR IS INVESTIGATING THE WORKPLACE ACCIDENT.
IT HAPPENED AT “AUTO SYSTEMS MANUFACTURING”.
BUT ACCORDING TO POLICE AND THE MINISTRY OF LABOUR, AT APPROXIMATELY 2 AM WEDNESDAY MORNING AN EMPLOYEE AT MAGNA AUTOSYSTEMS WAS WAS HURT AS A RESULT OF ELECTRICAL CONTACT.
GEORGETOWN TOWNSHIP, MI — A 40-year-old man was seriously injured today after he became briefly trapped in clay in a 15-foot deep ditch.
The 1 p.m. accident happened near the corner of Jasper and Zion drives.
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A 23-YEAR-OLD man has died after falling from a balcony whilst trying to find a Wi-Fi signal on his mobile phone.
The victim, who has not been named, is said to have slipped and bumped into the railings and then fallen six metres from the second floor of a block in Beniaján (Murcia) on the C/ María Matas. via Balcony fall victim was looking for Wi-Fi signal on his mobile, say police.
A 52-year-old man has died following an explosion at a house in County Durham.
The man’s body was found by firefighters who went into the burning property in Brandon on Sunday evening.
A second man managed to escape from the house.
Crews were responding to multiple calls from the public about an explosion in Moor Edge in the village, with smoke and flames seen coming from the roof, County Durham and Darlington Fire and Rescue Service said.
A MAN has been seriously injured by a forklift in Brisbane overnight.
A Queensland Ambulance Service spokesperson said the workplace accident occurred about 10.15pm at Eagle Farm.
The man, believed to be in his late 40s, was taken to Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital with a severe lower leg injury.
The incident comes after a 51-year-old man was crushed by the front loader he was driving after it rolled 60km west of Bundaberg yesterday.
The man, believed to be from the Moolboolaman area, died at the scene.
A worker has died in a machinery accident on a family-run farm.
The 39-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene of the incident at the farm in Aberdeenshire on Tuesday evening.
Paramedics were called following reports of a machinery accident on Auchlinn farm near Turriff at around 8pm.
Timothy Hallam, 55, was accused of sawing off the top of a wooden fence post as part of an argument with his neighbour and is due to face trial next month.
But district judge John Foster who sits at Barnsley Magistrates Court said: “I cannot believe even given the vagaries of the Crown Prosecution Service these days that it wants to proceed with this case against a 55-year-old man of exemplary character.
A 47-year-old landscape worker died after being struck by a vehicle in southwest Wichita at the onset of Monday’s evening commute.At 4:55 p.m., police were dispatched to the accident on West Street just north of 29th Street South, Sgt. Jason Stephens said. A 20-year-old was traveling north on West Street when the car left the road and struck a fire hydrant and the 47-year-old man, Stephens said.
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