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mangled

(măng′gŭld)
Torn, shredded, or blasted apart; said for example of the limbs of severely traumatized patients.
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Miracle escape by MARY MCDONNELL A DRIVER is lucky to be alive after escaping from a crash which left his car a mangled wreck.
More of mangled remains of a vehicle and policemen at the incident site
Mr Jones, a former gas maintenance employee, Brymbo Steelworks worker and Gresford lollipop man, said: "I had been to the legion for a drink and I was going Bill Jones was hit by a from pub on mobile mangled in crash (inset) home on my mobile scooter which has lights on.
Rescue workers cut off the garment worker's mangled right hand to pull her free from the debris.
Hours after the incident Des posted a picture of the wreck online which shows his small grey motor mangled by a tree.
THE mangled, rusting wreckage of a bomb-ravaged car, illustrating life in liberated Iraq, was unveiled at the Imperial War Museum yesterday to show the changing nature of modern warfare.
Three rear compartments of the Vananchal Express bore the brunt of the impact and were completely mangled.
Both cars were badly mangled by the collision, which happened between junctions 10 and 11 and scattered debris over a large part of the carriageway.
The death toll is expected to rise as firefighters search the mangled wreckage of commuter carriages that collided with a freight train.
CASTAIC -- A flowery dress, a ring and a mangled, unidentifiable body.
The recovery of this catastrophe in the Gulf has been as badly mangled by the government as the initial response," says Redlener.
That's common courtesy and, besides, the message can get mangled if you send someone else to deliver it.