Monday, September 20, 2021

FOX SPORTS ISSUES APOLOGY FOR NASCAR MISHAP

May 28, 2013 by · Leave a Comment 

Fox Sports has issued an apology for what might have become a technical disaster of the first order on Sunday when the rigging of an overhead CamCat camera broke at the Charlotte Motor Speedway during the NASCAR 600, injuring at least 10 people (none seriously) and causing officials to halt the race temporarily. The broadcaster […]

STUNTMAN INJURED DURING FEAR FACTOR TEST

August 23, 2011 by · 1 Comment 

Dire predictions that a contestant will inevitably be seriously hurt on one of the reality shows that require physical skill gained new attention Monday when a stuntman testing a new setup for the Fear Factor broke both ankles when a safety mechanism failed. According to gossip website TMZ, which first reported the accident, the stuntman […]

SPIDEY CRASHES TO STAGE ON BROADWAY — TAKEN TO HOSPITAL

December 21, 2010 by · Leave a Comment 

Spider-Man’s journey from comic book to movies to Broadway took another ill-fated turn Monday night when, seven minutes before the end of the performance of Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark, a stunt double for the title character fell about 10 feet and was seriously injured and equipment hanging above the audience also crashed down, although […]