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Old 01-31-2010, 10:33 PM
 
Location: Not far from Fairbanks, AK
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This was a very lucky boy Got kicked by a moose, and lived to tell the story:
Fairbanks Daily News-Miner - Fairbanks boy kicked by moose on his way to school
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Old 01-31-2010, 11:09 PM
 
Location: Anchorage
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Seems like trying to go to school in Fairbanks and Anchorage is hazardous for your health. Glad he's ok!
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Old 01-31-2010, 11:26 PM
 
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Very lucky!
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Old 02-01-2010, 12:46 AM
 
Location: AK
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wouldn't the first kind mean getting abducted?
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Old 02-02-2010, 05:31 PM
 
Location: Interior alaska
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Few years ago in Anchorage, kids were throwing snowballs and such at a Moose and her calf, then a guy came out of the building and was kicked to death by the mother moose, she didn't know who was throwing the snowballs, but was getting PO'd by it and the poor guy was the first she could see.

Seems like every few years, someone gets hammered by one being in the wrong place at the wrong time.

CAUTION, the video is graphic of a moose attack, don't watch it if you have issues with it.

Moosetusr - Video
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Old 02-02-2010, 05:35 PM
 
Location: Haines, AK
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There is a couple kids in Haines who have been kicked by moose.

I am surprised no kids here at UAA have been killed.
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