University student beheaded in go-cart crash


Tuğba Erdoğan, a 24 year old Turkish university student was killed when her scarf got caught in the shaft of a go-kart. After losing control of the kart and hitting the safety barrier, her head was completely severed from her body by the scarf caught in the shaft.

Isadora Duncan

Isadora Duncan, dancer and wife of the Russian poet Sergei Yesenin, died of a broken neck when her long scarf caught on the wheel of a car in which she was a passenger.

Freak Go-Kart Accident

Amy Rose Coxall, a 15-year-old British schoolgirl studying in Hong Kong, died of strangulation shortly after her scarf got caught in the wheel of a go-kart she was driving on a karting course.