Hrand Araklein, a Brink’s car guard, was killed when $50,000 worth of quarters felt on and crushed him.
In 1911, Bobby Beach broke nearly all the bones in his body after surviving a barrel ride over Niagara Falls. Sometime later in New Zealand, he slipped on a banana and died from the fall.
A fierce gust of wind blew 45-year-old Vittorio Luise’s car into a river near Naples, Italy, in 1980. He managed to break a window, climb out, and swim to shore, where a tree blew over and killed him.