Man died after cockroach-eating competition

Edward Archbold, 32, died after winning the roach-eating contest in South Florida on October 5th, 2012. Archbold downed dozens of live bugs and worms and collapsed shortly after the end of the contest.

Horse’s Metal Shoes Sparked Fatal Blast

Erica Marshall, a 28-year-old veterinarian in Florida, died when the horse she was treating in a nearby high-oxygen chamber kicked the wall, releasing a spark from its horseshoes and triggering an explosion as a result.

Astronaut died in Jet Ski accident

Commander, Alan Poindexter
Photo credit: Matt Stroshane/Getty Images

Astronaut Alan Poindexter, 50, was killed after a Jet Ski collision with his older son who was aboard another water craft near Pensacola beach, Florida.

Electrocuted in Mini-Golf Pond

Ashton Jojo, 11, from New York, was electrocuted to death by a faulty pump that was submerged in the water when she tried to retrieve golf ball from pond at Orland Lake Resort near Orlando, Florida.

Mother Killed Her Infant Son Because He Interrupted Her Farmville Game on Facebook

22-year-old Alexandra V. Tobias from Jacksonville, Florida shook her 3-month-old son, Dylan Lee Edmonson, to death because he interrupted her Farmville game on Facebook.

Identical Twins were Born and Died on the Same Day

Identical twins Julian and Adrian Riester were born and died on the same day at age 92. Both died of heart failure in St. Petersburg, Florida.