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Weird Injuries

Cowboys Player Sidelined By Hard Candy

AP | Posted 09.30.2013 | Sports

OXNARD, Calif. — Barry Church is finished with Jolly Ranchers. The candy-loving Dallas Cowboys safety missed a day of training camp because of a...

Celtics' Fab Melo Walks Into A Door Frame, Suffers Concussion

Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 01.03.2013 | Sports

"Bizarre injuries" caused by everyday objects are not uncommon among NBA players. As Sports Illustrated notes, apples, duffel bags and mattresses have...

Why Did Someone Hide A Scalpel On A Swedish Bus?

Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 07.19.2012 | Crime

Nils Persson, a resident of Lulea, Sweden, became the victim of a bizarre act of bus sabotage Monday night when he sat on a seat that contained a hidd...

FORE SHAME: This Woman Was Hit By A Flying Golf Ball While Riding Her Harley

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 05.29.2012 | Weird News

If Susan Westerfield wants to take a swing at the golfer who knocked a hole in her mouth, it's understandable -- even though it was just an accident. ...

From Text Neck To Hogwarts Headache: 6 Injuries For The Modern Era

Mental Floss | Posted 04.02.2012 | Weird News

Our shiny new gadgets (and one teen wizard) are proving once again that human beings are really easily breakable. From "Text Neck" to "Hogwart's He...

Man Hurt In Hunt For Christmas Wreath Sues In-laws

AP | Posted 12.08.2011 | Weird News

WEST BLOOMFIELD TOWNSHIP, Mich. -- This Thanksgiving could be a little uncomfortable for one Michigan family after a Detroit-area man hurt in a hunt f...

Colo. Teen Hurt In Coffee Grinder Fireworks Blast

AP | Posted 09.10.2011 | Weird News

DURANGO, Colo. -- A Colorado teen is recovering from serious burns he suffered when the fireworks he was attempting to mix in a coffee grinder explode...