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# trapped - Monday 7 June, 2021

Dozens dead after trains collide in southern Pakistan
# Trapped
# Trapped

Dozens dead after trains collide in southern Pakistan

Jun 7th 2021, 9:25 AM 10,870 Views 1 Comment

One train derailed and another hit it soon afterwards.

# trapped - Friday 3 August, 2018

'Lucky to be alive': Climber rescued after week trapped on New Zealand mountain
# Rescue
# Rescue

'Lucky to be alive': Climber rescued after week trapped on New Zealand mountain

Aug 3rd 2018, 9:15 AM 20,191 Views 10 Comments

Terry Harch, a 29-year-old Australian soldier, was spotted waving his arm in the snow on Mount Aspiring.

# trapped - Monday 16 July, 2018

Caver who helped in Thai rescue threatens lawsuit against Elon Musk
# Twitter Insults
# Twitter Insults

Caver who helped in Thai rescue threatens lawsuit against Elon Musk

Jul 16th 2018, 8:38 AM 73,581 Views 66 Comments

Musk launched the extraordinary tirade against Vernon Unsworth without providing any justification.

# trapped - Saturday 7 July, 2018

Over 100 'chimneys' drilled into mountain in bid to reach trapped boys
# Trapped
# Trapped

Over 100 'chimneys' drilled into mountain in bid to reach trapped boys

Jul 7th 2018, 7:45 AM 38,038 Views 13 Comments

The boys and their coach have been trapped for nearly two weeks.

# trapped - Friday 6 July, 2018

Thai military diver dies as window for cave rescue narrows
# Trapped
# Trapped

Thai military diver dies as window for cave rescue narrows

Jul 6th 2018, 6:39 AM 49,690 Views 36 Comments

Most of the trapped boys do not know how to swim.

# trapped - Tuesday 3 July, 2018

Explainer: Why it'll be very difficult to rescue the Thai children trapped in the cave
# Tham Luang
# Tham Luang

Explainer: Why it'll be very difficult to rescue the Thai children trapped in the cave

Jul 3rd 2018, 12:11 PM 48,528 Views 30 Comments

There are a number of options available to rescuers, but all will take time.

# trapped - Wednesday 27 June, 2018

Rescuers battle heavy rain as search continues for 12 children trapped in cave in Thailand
# Trapped
# Trapped

Rescuers battle heavy rain as search continues for 12 children trapped in cave in Thailand

Jun 27th 2018, 10:39 PM 14,296 Views 1 Comment

The youngsters, aged 11 to 16, and their coach have been stuck since Saturday.

# trapped - Sunday 6 May, 2018

Rescuers search for three Polish miners after deadly quake
# Poland
# Poland

Rescuers search for three Polish miners after deadly quake

May 6th 2018, 2:50 PM 8,035 Views 1 Comment

Rescuers have not been able to establish communication with any of three other missing men.

# trapped - Tuesday 6 February, 2018

Taiwan hotel collapses after 6.4-magnitude quake
# Trapped
# Trapped

Taiwan hotel collapses after 6.4-magnitude quake

Feb 6th 2018, 5:36 PM 13,600 Views 4 Comments

Local media are reporting that a number of people are trapped inside.

# trapped - Sunday 15 January, 2017

Irishman tells of four year ordeal as he is accused of €135 million cocaine and gold robbery
# Trapped
# Trapped

Irishman tells of four year ordeal as he is accused of €135 million cocaine and gold robbery

Jan 15th 2017, 10:00 PM 60,755 Views 34 Comments

Kenny Coalter said all he wants is to return to Ireland and visit his elderly mother.

# trapped - Saturday 11 June, 2016

Dublin Fire Brigade called out to man trapped under van after jacking techniques failed
# Crushing
# Crushing

Dublin Fire Brigade called out to man trapped under van after jacking techniques failed

Jun 11th 2016, 1:42 PM 30,483 Views 33 Comments

A person died in a similar incident last week.

# trapped - Wednesday 18 May, 2016

WATCH: Police officer saves man trapped beneath burning SUV
# Alaska
# Alaska

WATCH: Police officer saves man trapped beneath burning SUV

May 18th 2016, 5:21 PM 18,199 Views 16 Comments

The man’s arm was trapped beneath the passenger side of the vehicle.

# trapped - Saturday 30 April, 2016

Kenyan rescuers try to reach woman and child trapped in collapsed building
# Nairobi
# Nairobi

Kenyan rescuers try to reach woman and child trapped in collapsed building

Apr 30th 2016, 3:34 PM 8,311 Views 8 Comments

The six-storey building was home to more than 150 families and had been condemned.

# trapped - Thursday 31 March, 2016

At least 20 dead as bridge collapses on crowds in India
# Trapped
# Trapped

At least 20 dead as bridge collapses on crowds in India

Mar 31st 2016, 8:55 PM 20,510 Views 16 Comments

Army troops joined efforts to rescue those trapped inside vehicles that lay under massive concrete blocks and metal debris.

# trapped - Tuesday 6 October, 2015

Girl (11) awarded €35k in damages after getting finger trapped in seat
# Dublin
# Dublin

Girl (11) awarded €35k in damages after getting finger trapped in seat

Oct 6th 2015, 5:31 PM 32,499 Views 58 Comments

The girl’s hand became trapped while she was at a play.

# trapped - Thursday 17 September, 2015

A Kerry coastal community is cut off following a cliff landslide
# Rossbeigh
# Rossbeigh

A Kerry coastal community is cut off following a cliff landslide

Sep 17th 2015, 9:10 AM 16,587 Views 20 Comments

17 houses at Rossbeigh are inaccessible by road following major subsidence on the Cliff Road earlier this week.

# trapped - Tuesday 8 September, 2015

Climber stranded on 50m cliff saved in Howth
# Trapped
# Trapped

Climber stranded on 50m cliff saved in Howth

Sep 8th 2015, 12:23 PM 16,684 Views 18 Comments

The man became stranded when trying to find a way off of the beach.

# trapped - Friday 28 August, 2015

Man 'trapped in piece of furniture' in Co Cork
# In The Closet
# In The Closet

Man 'trapped in piece of furniture' in Co Cork

Aug 28th 2015, 8:33 PM 32,677 Views 29 Comments

The incident happened earlier this afternoon.

# trapped - Monday 24 August, 2015

Puppy 'melted to death' after being locked in boot of car
# New Jersey
# New Jersey

Puppy 'melted to death' after being locked in boot of car

Aug 24th 2015, 10:31 PM 25,262 Views 34 Comments

The puppy was likely trapped in the car for a number of days.

# trapped - Monday 17 August, 2015

Lucky escape: A cyclist fell into a Wicklow river and got trapped in thick brambles
# Late Night Rescue
# Late Night Rescue

Lucky escape: A cyclist fell into a Wicklow river and got trapped in thick brambles

Aug 17th 2015, 12:44 PM 15,549 Views 20 Comments

Two lifeboat crew members managed to swim to the man. He was later taken to hospital.

# trapped - Sunday 7 June, 2015

Japan might put toilets in lifts in case people get stuck during earthquakes
# Moveable Poo
# Moveable Poo

Japan might put toilets in lifts in case people get stuck during earthquakes

Jun 7th 2015, 4:30 PM 9,174 Views 21 Comments

Definitely qualifies as an emergency.

# trapped - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

Families hope for a miracle to save passengers trapped in overturned cruise ship
# Yangtze River Disaster
# Yangtze River Disaster

Families hope for a miracle to save passengers trapped in overturned cruise ship

Jun 3rd 2015, 8:24 AM 9,210 Views 2 Comments

Just 32 bodies have been recovered so far.

# trapped - Saturday 30 May, 2015

Watch the moment a huge crowd lifted a double decker bus off a trapped unicyclist
# Trapped
# Trapped

Watch the moment a huge crowd lifted a double decker bus off a trapped unicyclist

May 30th 2015, 5:52 PM 26,611 Views 41 Comments

A crowd of around 50 gathered spontaneously.

# trapped - Wednesday 13 May, 2015

A wheelchair passenger has lodged a complaint with Irish Rail after being locked on a train for 35 minutes
# Trapped
# Trapped

A wheelchair passenger has lodged a complaint with Irish Rail after being locked on a train for 35 minutes

May 13th 2015, 11:33 AM 21,707 Views 46 Comments

When the train reached its destination its power was cut, leaving Gerard Gallagher trapped in darkness in Dublin’s Connolly Station.

# trapped - Friday 17 April, 2015

This man's struggle to get his seatbelt off is endlessly entertaining
# Trapped
From The Daily Edge
# Trapped

This man's struggle to get his seatbelt off is endlessly entertaining

Apr 17th 2015, 8:07 AM 6,765 Views 0 Comments

“I’m gettin’ hydrophobic.”

# trapped - Wednesday 15 April, 2015

Police rescue baby trapped in car on hottest day of the year
# London
# London

Police rescue baby trapped in car on hottest day of the year

Apr 15th 2015, 8:26 AM 35,031 Views 44 Comments

Police said the incident was the fault of the vehicle and not the owner.

# trapped - Sunday 22 February, 2015

These fire fighters had to deal with a slippery customer yesterday...
# Snakes And Ladders
# Snakes And Ladders

These fire fighters had to deal with a slippery customer yesterday...

Feb 22nd 2015, 1:40 PM 23,046 Views 18 Comments

Life-savers.

# trapped - Sunday 28 December, 2014

Irish skiers 'threatened by police' as airport ordeal enters second day
# France
# France

Irish skiers 'threatened by police' as airport ordeal enters second day

Dec 28th 2014, 2:45 PM 50,032 Views 82 Comments

Holidaymakers say they were also intimidated by airport staff, and told they would have to leave the facility for an emergency shelter.

# trapped - Sunday 14 December, 2014

Trapped over a €300 debt - the lives of Pakistan's slaves
# Trapped
# Trapped

Trapped over a €300 debt - the lives of Pakistan's slaves

Dec 14th 2014, 10:15 AM 10,172 Views 29 Comments

“I’ve spent the last 40-odd years in this grind, sometimes in one factory, sometimes in another.”

# trapped - Thursday 20 November, 2014

Interpol trapped on their tour bus in New York snow for 50 hours
# Winterpol
From The Daily Edge
# Winterpol

Interpol trapped on their tour bus in New York snow for 50 hours

Nov 20th 2014, 9:13 AM 3,306 Views 1 Comment

The band were on their way to Canada.

# trapped - Thursday 14 August, 2014

US troops in Iraq find plight of refugees 'better than feared'
# Trapped
# Trapped

US troops in Iraq find plight of refugees 'better than feared'

Aug 14th 2014, 8:10 AM 6,128 Views 12 Comments

The Pentagon said an evacuation is now far less likely.

# trapped - Wednesday 6 August, 2014

Passengers use collective strength to push train off trapped man
# Push It Real Good
From The Daily Edge
# Push It Real Good

Passengers use collective strength to push train off trapped man

Aug 6th 2014, 9:50 AM 19,977 Views 19 Comments

These people = heroes.

# trapped - Friday 18 July, 2014

Six teens rescued after being cut off by tide in Bundoran
# Trapped
# Trapped

Six teens rescued after being cut off by tide in Bundoran

Jul 18th 2014, 8:01 AM 11,680 Views 6 Comments

The teens had climbed down a cliff side and became trapped with they could not make their way back up.

# trapped - Tuesday 24 June, 2014

Adorable little puppy gets head stuck in wheel and breaks our hearts
# Puppy In A Pickle
From The Daily Edge
# Puppy In A Pickle

Adorable little puppy gets head stuck in wheel and breaks our hearts

Jun 24th 2014, 2:13 PM 2,883 Views 0 Comments

Why do bad things happen to cute puppies?

# trapped - Thursday 15 May, 2014

Thousands of eels die in ESB trap that was meant to help them
# Killed
# Killed

Thousands of eels die in ESB trap that was meant to help them

May 15th 2014, 8:55 AM 20,720 Views 46 Comments

ESB have confirmed that 336,000 eels died in the traps in Donegal.

# trapped - Sunday 27 April, 2014

Little boy rescued after getting stuck in washing machine
# Sticky Situation
From The Daily Edge
# Sticky Situation

Little boy rescued after getting stuck in washing machine

Apr 27th 2014, 2:11 PM 2,658 Views 0 Comments

The tot crawled in to fetch a toy..

# trapped - Friday 21 February, 2014

Ryanair says video claims are 'untrue'
# Flightmares
# Flightmares

Ryanair says video claims are 'untrue'

Feb 21st 2014, 3:04 PM 67,480 Views 168 Comments

The video says that passengers were held against their will on a delayed flight.

# trapped - Sunday 16 February, 2014

Hundreds feared trapped in South Africa mine collapse, 11 rescued
# Illegal Mining
# Illegal Mining

Hundreds feared trapped in South Africa mine collapse, 11 rescued

Feb 16th 2014, 5:54 PM 8,876 Views 8 Comments

Officials say those rescued will be arrested for illegal mining.

# trapped - Thursday 2 January, 2014

Stranded Antarctic passengers finally rescued from stuck ship
# Trapped
# Trapped

Stranded Antarctic passengers finally rescued from stuck ship

Jan 2nd 2014, 4:00 PM 15,524 Views 22 Comments

A helicopter from a nearby Chinese ship has begun ferrying scientists, tourists and journalists from the trapped ship.

# trapped - Tuesday 31 December, 2013

Helicopter to rescue passengers on science ship trapped in Antarctica
# Stranded
# Stranded

Helicopter to rescue passengers on science ship trapped in Antarctica

Dec 31st 2013, 4:05 PM 6,727 Views 15 Comments

The 52 passengers will be taken by helicopter to a nearby ship, while the 22 crew members are expected to remain with the trapped vessel.

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