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an unexpected and usually undesirable event

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Obviously the matter is still being fully investigated but it would appear to be a freak accident which has resulted in the tragic loss of this young boy," he said.
He added that a couple who had witnessed the fall had described it as a freak accident.
It was a freak accident, you would never have guessed this happening.
A HUDDERSFIELD diver has won the right to claim compensation after a freak accident.
As reported, Connor, 10, of Brookside, Boosbeck, is believed to have accidentally hanged himself in a freak accident while playing on a rope swing near Boosbeck on Saturday, October 24.
A MAN was killed in a freak accident when he was struck by a wheel that came off a passing tanker - and his father-in-law died after being told the news.
JULIAN Astbury of Gwernymynydd, Mold, raised pounds 425 for the Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI) as a tribute to his close friend Chris Edwards, 49, of Bryn Lane, Alltami, who lost his life in a freak accident while jet-skiing off the Llyn peninsula.
It was a freak accident and we are pleased that it isn't more serious than it is.
BRITISH Telecom have launched a legal battle for compensation after paying damages to the family of an engineer killed in a freak accident.
This falls under the category of a minor and freak accident,'' said Bob Hope Airport spokesman Victor Gill.
A village was in mourning today after two-year-old twins died in a freak accident as they climbed on a chest of drawers.
The freak accident happened shortly before 6pm on Friday on the outskirts of Nenagh.
When Doreen Johnston, a beautiful figure skater and mother of Elizabeth, is injured in a freak accident on the skating pond, her life is changed forever, as is Elizabeth's.
A MOTHER-OF-TWO has been killed in a freak accident while changing the TV channel at a luxury apartment in Majorca.
ATRUCK driver died when he was crushed in a freak accident as he was trying to manoeuvre a trailer onto the back of a lorry yesterday.