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#944771 - 09/14/18 03:14 PM Not a toy.
code_ceis Offline
Carpal Tunnel

Registered: 04/29/09
Posts: 11854
Loc: muttonville,ny
Deputies said two teen boys, ages 15 and 16, were doing handy work around the farm and decided to get on a motorized man lift and run it for fun.

The two did not know how to use the machine correctly and, as a result, the boom arm collapsed. Both teenagers fell about 40 feet to the ground, suffering serious internal and leg injuries.
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#944774 - 09/14/18 04:23 PM Re: Not a toy. [Re: code_ceis]
rfm3 Offline
The Duke of Dremeland aka The Sagely One
Carpal Tunnel

Registered: 05/30/04
Posts: 33700
Loc: Soon to be in the US version o...
I know this is a dumb question but where were the adults? And doesn't such a device have some sort of lock or no?
Coming back to where you started is not the same as never leaving


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