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Fall

An obsolete Scottish unit of length equivalent to 222 inches.
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When it lowered down to prepare for a landing, it lost control and fell down from about 10 meters above the runway, but all eight people inside the helicopter could get off, an official from Phu Quy district told VNExpress, adding that local authorities were working on the consequence.
BEIRUT: Police rescued four Lebanese teenagers who fell down a steep hill near Jeita Grotto north of Beirut, the Internal Security Forces said Friday.
The 53-year-old, known as Billy, steadied himself and moved on but then fell down the steps.
He was nowhere near the ball, was never going to win it, so he just fell down.
Asma, an 8th grade pupil, fell down through the window of the apartment while she was trying to fit a curtain on the window, according to Zakaria Ahmad, her paternal uncle.
Last December a man fell down the same bank after trying to catch his dog when it ran off.
He fell down the cliffs while out with a friend at Marsden Bay, near South Shields.
Top of the list was "a pigeon fell down the chimney and broke the aerial so I have bad reception".
A COMPANY operating in Preston Brook, Runcorn has been fined pounds 10,000 after a worker was seriously injured when he fell down an unguarded and unlit stairwell.
Kyrgyz film maker Nurbek Bolotov rescued 24 people out of the minivan that fell down into the river.
Chanelle Edwards fell down the hole as she played in Lavender Way, Walton, yesterday afternoon.
ANGELES NATIONAL FOREST - Hampered by rough terrain and darkness, rescue workers opted to spend the night with an injured hiker who fell down a steep embankment and was later airlifted to a hospital after dawn Tuesday, authorities said.