The smaller branches broke his fall
, so that he came to rest for an instant upon the very branch upon which he had sought slumber the previous night.
He fell 16ft on to the concrete but the cow he was holding on to broke his fall
Little Kayden-Lee Morgan, three, only survived because the house porch broke his fall
and he bounced o| it, narrowly missing sharp garden railings by inches.
He broke his fall
on the metal frame of a barbecue awning.
He managed to grab onto a tree as he tumbled down the bank and it broke his fall
Metal railings halfway down the cliff broke his fall
A four-year-old Hong Kong boy plunged seven storeys after leaning out of an apartment window but survived when a canopy broke his fall
, officials said.
The 21-year-old man slipped on the 130ft high clifftop at Boscombe, Bournemouth, and plunged 75ft before a ledge broke his fall
A 3-year-old boy fell about 37 meters from his 13th-story apartment house in Wako, Saitama Prefecture shortly before noon Wednesday but suffered only bruising and minor cuts thanks to a tree that broke his fall
, police said.
Trees and shrubs broke his fall
on the last ledge before a straight 60ft drop on to the rocks and river below.
Lucky Ashley Tunstall walked away with just a broken arm after 63-year-old Marie McKeowan broke his fall
It was believed shrubbery broke his fall
and he ended up in the River Rea in Gibb Street, avoiding any serious injuries.
He landed on tables and chairs which broke his fall
and almost certainly saved his life.
He hit a ledge which broke his fall
- it might have been a lot more serious.
She added: "I just want to thank the lady who broke his fall