A traffic collision , also called a motor vehicle collision MVC among other terms , occurs when a vehicle collides with another vehicle, pedestrian, animal, road debris , or other stationary obstruction, such as a tree, pole or building. Traffic collisions often result in injury, death, and property damage. A number of factors contribute to the risk of collision, including vehicle design , speed of operation, road design , road environment, and driver skill, impairment due to alcohol or drugs , and behavior, notably distracted driving, speeding and street racing. Worldwide, motor vehicle collisions lead to death and disability as well as financial costs to both society and the individuals involved.
Navy fighter jet crashed Wednesday in Death Valley National Park, injuring seven people who were at a scenic overlook where aviation enthusiasts watch military pilots speeding low through a chasm dubbed Star Wars Canyon, officials said. The crash sent dark smoke billowing in the air, said Aaron Cassell, who was working at his family's Panamint Springs Resort about 10 miles 16 kilometers away and was the first to report the crash to park dispatch. Ambulances were sent to the crash site near Father Crowley Overlook, said park spokesman Patrick Taylor. He said initial reports were that seven park visitors had minor injuries.
A teenager had to have surgery to remove 29 magnetic balls from his bladder - three months after he put them up his penis. The "curious" schoolboy named Li, 13, suffered intense abdominal pain - but was too embarrassed to tell his parents about it. X-rays revealed the magnetic beads had formed a tight cluster under his bladder - meaning he had to go under the knife. Urologist Zhang Yanyan said: "Roughly three months ago, while the boy was playing with the magnetic balls, he lined them up in a row and inserted them up his urethra out of curiosity.
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