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Deadly Rapids

The plane wreckage aftermath. 38% of all crash fatalities are the direct result of head injuries.

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An experienced kayaker finds himself in a perilous situation when his kayak becomes ensnared in a spinning vortex of water. He tries to make a swim for it — but what would you do? Put yourself in the driver's seat when a highway wildfire approaches your car from both sides. Is it possible to escape the blaze? And fall from the sky when a bizarre weather phenomenon sends your single-engine airplane plummeting to earth. Would you know how to survive these Do or Die moments?