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Since the Grenfell Tower fire, a young man obsessed with smoke detectors conducts pub safety inspections. After becoming interested in the subject after the tragic fire at Grenfell Tower, Archie Eastwood-Burke is using his passion for fire alarms and smoke detectors to teach Hull about fire safety. A 10-year-old boy obsessed with smoke detectors has taught himself everything he knows about them and is even teaching local pubs about fire safety. For the past five years, Archie Eastwood-Burke has been fascinated by fire alarms and smoke detectors, and has used that fascination to teach adults about the subject, according to…

The terrifying crater known as the ‘Mouth of Hell,’ which has been burning for 50 years, is about to be closed. The massive fire, which began in 1971 and has since become a center for “dark tourism,” has now been declared extinguished by Turkmenistan’s president, Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov. Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, Turkmenistan’s totalitarian president, has announced plans to close the country’s notorious ‘Mouth of Hell.’ The former dentist has directed his ministers to locate international experts capable of sealing off the massive crater that has been burning for more than half a century. Darvaza, a methane-belching sinkhole, has been ablaze since Soviet…

A terrifying moment when a canyon collapses, sending a boulder crashing onto a tourist boat, killing five people. AT LEAST FIVE PEOPLE HAVE BEEN KILLED IN A TRAGIC ACCIDENT IN BRAZIL, and rescue operations are underway for around 20 people who have gone missing. At least five people were killed when a wall of rock at a Brazilian waterfall collapsed onto tourist boats. In Lake Furnas near Capitólio in the state of Minas Gerais, a tower of rocks abruptly broke away from the canyon wall and collapsed on top of several leisure boats. A group of small boats was moving…

After ‘driving the wrong way on the highway,’ a woman was rescued from a dramatic fiery crash. WARNING: CONTENT MAY BE DISTURBING: Police were called to a fiery crash in Florida after a woman reportedly collided head-on with another vehicle on the highway. The heroic rescue is captured on film in dramatic fashion. After police tackled the flames and pulled her out of her car in the middle of a highway, a woman trapped in a car explosion escaped death. Bodycam footage shows brave officers rescuing a woman after she allegedly drove the wrong way down a road in Florida…

Barber’s terrifying 30-foot jump from a cruise ship ablaze that killed 128 people The British manager of a hairdressing shop on board a cruise ship nearly 60 years ago escaped death by leaping 30 feet into the Atlantic as the ship burned and sank. In a tragic disaster, the cruise ship TSMS Lakonia caught fire and 128 people died from burns or drowning. Joe Benveniste, then 19 years old, miraculously survived the disaster by leaping 30 feet into the Atlantic Ocean from the engulfing flames. The Londoner then spent the next five hours vomiting, drifting in and out of consciousness,…

A Google Maps user has discovered the wreckage of a B2 stealth bomber jet. This week, an observant Reddit user posted the aftermath of a crash. Fortunately, no injuries were reported at the Whiteman Air Force Base in the United States. After discovering the wreckage of a B2 Stealth bomber on Google Maps, a Google Maps user was taken aback. The wreckage was discovered at the Whiteman Air Force base in Missouri, and it was discussed on Reddit this week. The image of the runway, which showed several vehicles surrounding the remnants, was captured by an eagle-eyed user. “A crashed…

31 people are injured in a blazing building in the Bronx, as firefighters save babies. Hundreds of people have been injured in a massive fire in the Bronx, New York, with 200 firefighters called to the scene to rescue babies and other victims as people trapped inside jump out windows to escape. At least 31 people have been injured, with 26 of them in critical condition, in a horrific fire in New York. The gruesome fire started in a Bronx apartment, and haunting photos from the scene show victims being carried out on stretchers while brave firefighters use ladders to…

During a flight to a children’s hospital, a helicopter with a baby on board crashes into a busy road. According to a witness, the medical helicopter slammed into the road and skidded into a bush outside a church, flipping over and spewing smoke. A medical helicopter carrying a baby patient crashed into a flaming wreckage on a busy highway. At around 1 p.m. local time on Tuesday, the plane crashed into a street in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the United States. A police chief described how everyone inside the chopper survived the wreckage as “miracle.” After departing from Maryland, the helicopter was…

The ‘obsessed with death’ Satanic Boy Scout knifed the mother before drawing a pentagram on the floor. Before stabbing his mother to death, torching his parents’ home, and slitting his own throat, Thomas Sullivan Jr. developed a fascination with Satan. After his mother begged him to stop practicing occult rituals that had taken over his life, a 14-year-old Boy Scout killed her in the name of Satan. Thomas Sullivan Jr. and his mother, Betty Ann, 37, both of Jefferson Township, New Jersey, had been arguing about his sudden obsession with all things evil and sinister when he went insane. His…

The hefty value of a’massive wooden a**e’ has left BBC Antiques Roadshow viewers speechless. A Scottish resident in Dundee presented an Antiques Roadshow expert with a polished “a**e” worth over £1000, leaving BBC Two viewers speechless. Fans of Antiques Roadshow were astounded to learn that an object resembling a “massive a**e” sold for over £1000 at auction. The team of experts were out in force in the Scottish region of Dundee on Sunday’s throwback programme, attempting to snag a bargain or two. A Scottish owner had presented what appeared to be a polished piece of wood in the shape of…

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