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Old 12-16-2001, 02:40 PM #1
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Urban legend or Reality?

Deaths from paintball. Besides that tourney guy that got shot in the back of the head a couple months ago, (He died from something like the shock from being hit, not the hit itself), has anyone ever really died from paintball? Like getting shot in the throat or anything??
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Old 12-16-2001, 03:25 PM #2
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I believe the guy suffered from severe Migranes, and it was about 3 days after that hit to the head.
Could've, and probably would have happened with something else. Just so happened to happen then and there.

So I don't really think it can be considered a paintball death, technically. But I'm sure there's probably somebody out there that died of heat stroke or something.
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Old 12-16-2001, 03:28 PM #3
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The paintball did nothing to him. He was syuprised by the guy that shot him and turned his head around too fast and ruptured a blood vessel in his brain. If he hadnt have turned his head nothing would have happened. Other than that no one has died from paintball.
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Old 12-16-2001, 03:30 PM #4
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The only recorded paintball death was a guy at a scenario game that died on field of a heart attack,again,not caused by pb,just happened to be playing pb when it happened.
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