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What could possibly go wrong here?
Lulu the cow was too sick to stand up for her milking, so Austrian farmer Leopold Zeilinger did what anybody would do: he used a winch to suspend the nearly one-ton cow in the air.
Good idea, until the winch broke. According to the daily Krone, it took 25 firefighters, his wife and a son to roll the cow off of the farmer.
Zeilinger suffered several broken bones and was airlifted to a hospital. Here is the link: