Children Injured By Miniature Cannon

Shrapnel Injures 12-Year-Old In Anderson county, South Carolina, a 12-year-old girl landed in the hospital after being hit in the head by shrapnel while watching a homemade cannon being shot. (12-16-2014) … Continue reading →

Child Killed By Miniature Cannon

7-4-07 An 8-year-old boy was killed over the fourth of July Weekend, after a small cannon exploded as it was fired during a fourth of July family gathering. The accident occurred at the home of the victims grandfather, about six miles south of Olympia, in Washington state. Investigators were trying to determine how the cannon was manufactured.  It was reported to be about 1 1/2 feet long with a barrel that was 3 and a half inches in diameter. Yet … Continue reading →