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Friday 22 September 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# Buried Alive

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Mike Meaney, the Irishman who was buried alive for 61 days and survived
The Tipperary man got his 15 minutes of fame back in the 1960s.
Escape artist almost dies following 'buried alive' charity attempt
Antony Britton was attempting to escape single-handed from under six feet of earth.
'Zombie' cat presumed dead, claws its way out of grave 5 days later
*screams forever*
Jack Russell terrier survives being poisoned and buried alive
Ethan the terrier only made it out alive because someone saw the ground move while he was convulsing underneath.
Couple arrested for attempting to bury baby alive
Graveyard caretaker contacted police in northern India.
Man trying to beat "buried alive" record dies during attempt
The man, who was 24 years of age, died after spending less than a day underground.
Preserved remains of 21 German WWI soldiers found in France
The discovery has been likened to Pompeii because of the preservation and the positions of the bodies.
2011's top 7 lucky escapes
There were numerous lucky people this year who escaped from car crashes, plummeting helicopters, speeding trains and more. We have some of the most jaw-dropping videos here.
Man who buried partner in a box found guilty of attempted murder
The woman survived the attack by her fiancee who was convicted yesterday at Leeds Crown Court.
Woman "buried in box" by partner - but survives
The woman was allegedly shot with a tazer and then buried alive by her partner, who wanted to bring the relationship to an end, a court was told.
Murder investigation launched over Budapest bodies
Local reports say a man claims he survived being buried alive, but that more victims could be found.
The Daily Fix: Thursday
In Thursday’s Fix: Claims of a gunman at Virginia Tech, Gardaí unveil jewellery haul, and see the earth attempt to swallow a truck whole…
Watch: Teenager buried alive at the beach
The 17-year-old was buried under six feet of sand at a beach in California after he dug a huge hole.
Baby found buried alive in a rooftop garden in Singapore
The baby boy was found in a shallow grave with a bag twisted around his neck.
Missing Dublin man is feared dead
Gardaí searching for James McDonagh Kenny have completed a search in Newcastle, Co Dublin.