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Davey Jones' Locker

Posted 25 June 2014 - 10:50 PM

It is unclear how this woman died at this stage but it may just be a case of suicide by cyclone: http://www.abc.net.a...cyclone/5551054


Posted 25 June 2014 - 12:28 PM

Cops kidnap comatose murder suspect from ICU, try to check him in as luggage, handcuff him to a bench, fall asleep and wake to find him dying.

So farcical it has to be true!

Davey Jones' Locker

Posted 25 June 2014 - 03:14 AM

wait, there's more! 10 strange ways Tudors died: http://www.bbc.com/n...gazine-13762313

Davey Jones' Locker

Posted 25 June 2014 - 03:08 AM

The BBC are running a series of strange Victorian tales, some of which involve bizarre deaths:

The man who hoped to die in a railway crash: http://www.bbc.com/n...onitor-27939906

The skeletons who fought to the death: http://www.bbc.com/n...onitor-27730336

The death of a curious monkey: http://www.bbc.com/n...gazine-26872177

The man killed by an automaton: http://www.bbc.com/n...onitor-27527035

As a bonus, an...

Davey Jones' Locker

Posted 23 June 2014 - 03:07 AM

"[Jenny Davis] was an aged-care worker visiting a client. It is thought she leaned out of the car to pick up a newspaper and accidentally pressed the accelerator..."


Davey Jones' Locker

Posted 23 June 2014 - 03:03 AM

Frenchwoman cooks and eats husband's genitals: http://www.thelocal....itals-and-heart


Posted 28 February 2014 - 07:55 PM

View Postthemaninblack, on 28 February 2014 - 06:44 PM, said:

I just read about that on the BBC site.



Posted 28 February 2014 - 06:44 PM

How about dying?

And then not being dead after all...

Magere Hein

Posted 25 November 2013 - 06:40 AM

View PostWhitehouse, on 24 November 2013 - 05:54 PM, said:


"One of her favorite things to do was walk across the street to the WaWa," Okuly said of his wife.
She had already bought the papers and coffee after crossing the street the first time, but never made it back.

She died while she was doing something she really liked. I've been told that's a Good Thing.



Posted 24 November 2013 - 05:54 PM

Barely surviving a motorcycle accident, going out again for the first time after the accident and getting run over by a car.


A Virginia woman who survived both cancer and a devastating motorcycle accident was struck and killed by a car last Sunday, during her first walk outdoors since her accident six months ago.

At around 9:30 in the morning, Sally Ann Okuly was leaving her house for the first time in a long time, to get coffee and the newspaper from the gas station across the street in Woodbridge, Va. But Okuly never made it back across the boulevard — she was hit by driver Amanda Styles-Mays, 24, while Okuly was in the...

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