It's hard being away from your best friend when seriously injured. For actor Jim Tavaré (he had a part in "Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban") his best friend is his loyal dog, Mr. Kippy. He was with Jim at the time of the car accident, but after multiple broken bones and collapsed lungs, Jim stayed in intensive care in the hospital for two weeks. When the pair finally reunited, it was magic. View Now
Time and time again we've seen drivers nearly drowned in ill-advised river crossings, but this lucky Peruvian guy escapes with his life after his toppled car miraculously wedges itself between the waterfall and a tall rock formation. Almost 80 others weren't so lucky, however, after recent El Niño storms dumped ten years of water on an already-soaked Peru, with more on the way. View Now
Karma hits these pickpockets like... well, a car after their speedy scooter getaway ends in road disaster. Police filmed the duo snatching a phone from an unsuspecting shopper's pocket in an outdoor Chinese market, but the duo would've gotten away if they weren't bad drivers too!
Exasperated police in the United Arab Emirates are tired of chasing speeding supercars on this stretch of highway popular with street racers. Their solution? Detailed cardboard cutouts of pursuit cars with working lights placed along the roadside!
Reserve parachutes are a paraglider's best friend should the worst happen midair, but this parachute "safety net" almost evaporates when Freefly Tom's opens in his face before he can ditch the original tangled chute! Thankfully, Tom's no rookie and invested in a good reserve chute, so he's spared a bone-crunching crash when he touches down in between two chalets in the French Prealps.
We've seen countless expert skiers barely dodge avalanches and certain death on RightThisMinute, but the folks at this blue slope in the French Alps are essentially beginners. As soon as the wave of snow stops in this riveting, just-released video, panic sets in as families, friends, and strangers frantically dig away at the snow to find buried skiers. Miraculously, everyone makes it out alive! View Now
A semi truck pulling 80,000 pounds is not a vehicle to mess with. Construction along a road in Williamsburg, Virginia caused a brief pile up but it's a moment of distraction that leads to the accident. Thank goodness semi truck driver Daniel Condon was attentive because this accident would have been much worse.
Getting behind the wheel of a vehicle is a serious decision, which calls for the utmost focus. View Now
This shocking dashcam footage from Kuala Lumpur proves haste makes waste and a lot of preventable traffic accidents. Our motorbiker chances to speed through this red light at the exact same time a car racing the other direction tries to beat a yellow light!
The lucky cyclist in our second dashcam video is only alive because of a driver's quick reflexes. Goes to show why you can never let down your guard when driving.
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With an avalanche and a crash landing to choose between on the Chobak Mountains, veteran skier Norbert Salva picks the wipeout! After seeing that tsunami of snow rushing by, we agree that Norbert made the right choice.
The poor guy in this ViralHog video will scout out his jumps before he gets some mega air next time at the Snowbird Ski Resort. After all, there's no mistake more painful than landing on a tree!
Even when you've surrounded by Mother Nature's natural "ice pack," some winter collisions take a few days to shake off! Take these two snowboarders in Telluride who dramatically T-Bone on the slope and are still feeling it a week later.
There's no wipeout in our second Viral Video UK clip, only laughs as our cheeky skier dusts his buddies in a wave of powder!
Most folks would call it quits after crashing their photography drone somewhere down a cliff... but not The Jurgys! Instead, the husband-wife team decides to free-climb the towering Idaho cliff. View Now
Car meet ups are for showing off but when you take it a little too far, you'll most likely regret it. A driver of a yellow Honda S2000 crashes into a tree when they try to do a slick burnout while leaving a car meet in Connecticut. This ridiculous move results in a bashed tire and a whole lot of road confusion.
Whether a dud or an absolute beauty, cars can take your breath away. (We'd prefer the beauties!) View Now
Some ice fishers are so passionate about their pastime that they build entire buildings to fish from. The very slippery nature of ice makes this difficult, though, especially if you meet any high winds. Days after one such storm, the folks at AirFox Photography take to the air in a drone to find their lost "ice shack" in a vast sea of ice. View Now
Count your blessings that unannounced kangaroo road crossings are a uniquely Australian problem. Fortunately for this cyclist, he avoids a dangerous head-on collision with the bounding 'Roo and escapes with only a bent tire and the scare of his life.
Over in Russia, it's obvious who's to blame for this horrific accident preserved forever on camera. As outrageous as the carnage seems, everyone walks away alive... even after the airborne, out-of-control car bulldozes a pedestrian and lands just inches above a parked vehicle! View Now
Columbian street racers love to set up illegal matches in a particular highway tunnel. Besides the "danger" factor, the rude drivers completely block traffic to clear up the road ahead! Karma makes a satisfying cameo in this dashcam video, however, when one Mercedes-driving racer understeers his car into the tunnel wall and wipes out in a dramatic shower of sparks. View Now
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They say to always trust your gut, but in the world of viral videos, nothing is what it seems! Good thing we've got a crack "Real or Fake" team here at RightThisMinute and Mac Dreidel to boot. Better stretch your neck muscles, because you'll be double-taking this week's lineup from eBaum's World.View Now
These childish Aussie drivers never learned to "share the road." Instead, they'd rather punch and pull each other's hair until frustrated bystanders finally pull them apart!
Believe it or not, stolen candy easter eggs are the cause of this outrageous temper tantrum in the middle of an Icelandic supermarket. When security guards calmly confront the bingeing thief, he goes berserk and trashes the entire candy display! View Now
Though yanking your reserve chute is more common than you'd guess in skydiving, Alexandre Rocha's adventure stands out because of his video's epic perspective. You can truly appreciate how much he's being tossed around by his primary chute as he plummets toward the ground! View Now
For reasons unknown, Sky Eye Scotland's DJI Phantom 2 photography drone decides to take a mid-air plunge as its horrified pilot watches. Usually, drone mishaps occur because pilots are trying dangerous new stunts or fly into a tree, but this accident is unusual because it seemed so... safe! View Now
Anything with moving parts can be a bit intimidating, especially when those moving parts fail. A man driving a gyrocopter held on for dear life as the thing sputtered, struggling to fly. Luckily, he was able to avoid the rotors and propellers.
When everything goes wrong, what keeps you grounded? These skiers sure didn't have much to hold onto as they dangled several feet in the air. A ski lift in Italy left 130 skiers stranded when the mechanisms malfunctioned. Not only was the situation undesirable, the winds began to pick up at unrelenting speeds. View Now
Kevin Quirk sees his life flash before his eyes when an oncoming Welsh van suddenly cuts him off. Cruising along at the speed limit, the biker's got no time to react or slow down before the bone-crunching collision. Miraculously, Kevin walks away with only a broken elbow!
As stressful and dangerous as accidents are, nothing's more aggravating than a hit-and-run like the one we witness in this second stunning video in Oregon. Though this poorly-driven work truck initially makes its getaway, police soon catch up to the teenager behind the wheel.
For reasons unknown, the reckless Brazilian showboater in the fast-approaching speedboat thought it would be a great laugh to buzz a crowded boat! Though the region's famous "Carnival" celebrations may have had something to do with the dangerous stunt, police have opened an official investigation into the bizarre run-in. View Now
Bigger is almost always better on stage, but these ambitious Argentinian performances come inches from utter disaster!
Popular dancer Camila Barbisa is the star of Gualeguaychu's famous "Carnival" celebrations, but her show on a parade float comes to a shocking climax when the giant float's "head" comes crashing down, pinning and hospitalizing Camila with head injuries. View Now
Semi truck driver Sosian Cooper was four months into his job when something unfortunate went wrong. Although he was driving the speed limit on the New Jersey turnpike, he did not load his cargo correctly. He warns other drivers to check their load and to be sure to secure it down. Otherwise, this might happen...
Raise your hand if you're slightly fearful of driving near semi trucks... This next driver clearly does not have their hand raised. View Now
Halfway down Horsebarn Hill, these daring UConn students discover the fatal flaw in their adventurous snow canoe adventure—they're not in control! All they can do is shout "look out" to those unlucky enough to be in their path.
Over in the tiny European country of Andorra, this skier finds out snow landings aren't as soft as they're described. His landing sounds absolutely painful!
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Mr. Sandman only brings nightmares when this sleepy Chinese bus driver falls asleep behind the wheel. More than half a minute later, the crowded long-distance bus slams into a truck, killing a passenger and wounding countless others! Now facing charges of negligent manslaughter, the remorseful bus driver admits he had spent many restless nights sleeping inside the bus to save money on rent.
In the next video, it's a miracle that this sleepy biker in a nearby city injures only himself when he plows into a sidewalk planter at full speed.
Although JoeySaladsVlogs has made his name as a YouTube prankster, his latest video is anything but a laugh. Gunshots, crunching metal and sirens disrupt his quiet evening with friends in Pasadena. Very quickly, they realize they're caught in the crossfire of a real-life gunfight!View Now