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Woman Picks Up Own Head In Hands After Horrific Accident: Headless Horsewoman Rides

by | 28th, October 2010

THEA Maxfield, a 26-year-old Briton, fell off her horse and broke her neck. The horse bucked and Maxfield ended up with a “hangman’s fracture” – a clean break of her upper cervical vertebra.

The WA Today sees this news and delivers a great headline:

Woman picks up own head after horror horse-riding accident

Says she in the Express:

“I had to literally pick my head up and carry it in my hands. I didn’t have much hope of a recovery.”

But with cutting-edge technology perfected in F1 racing she was able to support her neck and strengthen the damaged parts. She is now back on a horse – in time for Halloween…



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