Every year 120,000 people die from accidents. Here’s the breakdown of the weirder ones…

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Every year approximately 120,000 PEOPLE DIE FROM ACCIDENTS.  Here’s some of that breakdown, according to 2006 data from the CDC:

  • 2/3 of those people (about 80,000) are either poisoned or in car accidents
  • 43 die from hot tap water
  • 6 die from their pajamas catching on fire
  • 120 die as the rider of an animal vehicle

And the most common, yet still unusual, reported way to die from an accident is falling from house furniture, with 899.