Plane Hits Power Lines - 2 Rescued

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  1. Gnomey

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    Gotta love the forehead slap by the second gent.

    Those high voltage lines are deadly. We were at a soccer game that had fields below high voltage transmission lines. One of our U15 players kicked the ball high and it hit one of the wires. Left a large burn mark on the ball. No keep in mind that the ball did not touch two different lines, but just one. (For those of you who know something about electricity) Think about that.
     
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    Thats shocking:)
     
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    ....ouch. Lotta potential between those lines.
     
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    excuse the pun? :lol:
     
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    I´ve seen that on our newspapers today...
    Think the crew will celebrate yesterday´s date as their 2nd B´day...
     
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    gotto love the pun....again....shocking

    :) :)
     
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    Wow saw that on the news....some people pick the strangest places to park?
     
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    Yeah I was watching this on the news today. I was trying to figure out how they pulled that one off. Good thing they were rescued though.

    It took about 2 hours to rescue them because they had to cut off the power and they were afraid of the plane falling, as it was only hanging on by a landing gear strut.
     
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