Impalement Injuries

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Pennsylvania Man Survives Chainsaw Impalement

Tree trimmer had running saw stuck into his neck.

Posted Wednesday, April 2, 2014

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Bus Driver Killed, Impaled in Utah Crash

Three passengers critically injured.

Posted Tuesday, October 29, 2013

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Texas Teen Accidentally Killed, Impaled on Statue

Hide-and-seek game on Lubbock campus ends in tragedy.

Posted Wednesday, June 26, 2013

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Brazilian Woman Survives Harpooning

Husband was cleaning a spear gun when it went off.

Posted Friday, May 10, 2013

Florida Boy Impaled on Spiked Fence

10-year old fell while reaching for a mango in a tree.

Posted Thursday, March 28, 2013

Drunken California Man Impales Himself on Fence

Crews had to cut away iron bars from a fence to rescue the man.

Posted Tuesday, November 6, 2012

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Worker Survives Metal Bar Piercing His Skull

Leite was conscious when he arrived at the hospital.

Posted Monday, August 20, 2012

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Doctors Remove Spear from Miami Teenager’s Skull

Spear entered two inches above the right eye.

Posted Tuesday, June 19, 2012

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Use Caution with Impalement Injuries

Providers should use caution when treating patients with impalement injuries.

Posted Wednesday, June 1, 2011






 

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