Entries tagged 'accident'

The following 11 entries have been tagged using the term accident. Click the titles to read the full entry in each instance.

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A plane crashed on CrevichonThe Heinkel He 111 had been bound for London but was unable to deliver its bombs on the city
Jethou’s tenant fell off his own cliffWilliam Withycombe had to be rescued by the food supply boat when he fell from a cliff on Jethou
Car plane air crash caused airport fireballThe Bristol Superfreighter was carrying cars from the mainland to Guernsey
Sark’s Stocks Hotel was damaged by fireThe fire caused one death and led to the founding of the Sark fire service.
An Islander aircraft crashed on GuernseyThe aircraft's main tanks ran out of fuel, even though there was enough fuel elsewhere in the system
Schoolboys and teacher went missing off SarkThe school teacher had been sailing six boys back to England with his friend
Trident VI ran aground on its return from HermThe ferry was bringing passengers back from a late dinner in thick fog
St Sampson pensioner was buried in a landslideThe sound of the falling rock could be heard across the island.
Jethou tenant was rescued from an up-turned boatWilliam Hedley Cliff had set out with a friend who lost his grip and was swept away
A boy scout fell 250ft over a Torteval CliffThe scout had been trying to rescue his friend, who had slipped when retrieving a hat.

 

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