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« on: 07/11/2007 17:12:22 »
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By Sky News SkyNews - Wednesday, November 7 01:58 pm

An American couple have survived unscathed after their minivan was crushed - by a falling cow.

Charles and Linda Everson were driving back to their hotel when Michelle, a 600lb rodeo cow, landed on their bonnet.

Amazingly, the beast had fallen 200ft from a cliff.

Chelan County fire chief Arnold Bake said the couple missed being killed by a matter of inches in the accident near Manson in Washington State.

The pair, who were visiting the area to celebrate their first wedding anniversary, were taken to hospital but later released.

Unfortunately, Michelle was not so lucky. She had to be put down.

Mr Everson, 49, said he was in shock as he watched the bovine bounce off his battered bonnet.

He told the Detroit Fee Press: "I'm just glad to be alive. It's raining cows out here, man!"

http://uk.news.yahoo.com/skynews/20071107/twl-bad-moos-couple-are-hit-by-falling-c-3fd0ae9.html

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« Reply #1 on: 07/11/2007 17:58:55 »
Sounds like a case of mad cow deceased [::)] [:o)]
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« Reply #2 on: 07/11/2007 18:10:48 »
LOL LOL!

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« Reply #3 on: 07/11/2007 23:13:13 »
raining cows. lol.

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« Reply #4 on: 07/11/2007 23:59:46 »
mooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo!
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« Reply #5 on: 08/11/2007 07:53:38 »
I still wonder what he was doing on a cliff??? I think one time a year or two ago Hadrian Had a story about a cow falling off a muddy embankment and into traffic or something.. I think it was Hadrians post but it was long long time ago!

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« Reply #7 on: 09/11/2007 11:32:24 »
If Michelle was in free-fall for 200 feet then she would deserve a speeding ticket:
then I reckon she'd be mooving at about 75mph when she hit the van.
« Last Edit: 09/11/2007 12:44:44 by RD »

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