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Brandi, Joseph, Sam, and SuzanneAired on Mar 30, 2008
Brandi and her friend, Liz, offer a ride to man who turns on them, stabbing Liz repeatedly and beating Brandi and then throwing her into a river. Joseph and two other men are stranded on a rocky, barren island for 13 days.
Lonnie, Rulon, and StanleyAired on Apr 13, 2008
Lonnie plays dead for four hours after her boyfriend chokes her and shoots her four times in the head. Rulon, a super-strong Olympic wrestler, gets stuck in a semi-frozen stream when he goes snowmobiling and faces a big decision.
Maria, Jerry, and MelissaAired on Jun 01, 2008
Maria feared for her safety as one of her fellow employees at the hospital became increasingly volatile. She managed to get him fired, but months later, he burst into her office with a gun, shooting her and killing her colleague.
09 - Virginia Tech Massacre/Minneapolis School Bus CrashAired on Jun 09, 2008
This episode tells the harrowing story of how two students and a professor at Virginia Tech University managed to survive the April 16, 2007, massacre at the school. One of the students, Colin, had to lay motionless and play dead as the gunman shot him four times. We also chronicle the amazing story of the Minneapolis school bus with 52 children that plummeted 45 feet when a Minneapolis bridge collapsed in August 2007. Trapped in her seat, driver Kim held the brake, keeping the bus from rolling backwards, as counselor Jimmy and his co-workers rush to evacuate the children, including Kim’s own daughter.
Jennifer, Sampson, and NorinaAired on Jun 15, 2008
Jennifer must use all of her instincts to fight off an intruder who sexually assaults and stabs her; Sampson is a corn farmer faced with the agonizing decision of whether to amputate his own arm or risk burning to death.