Teri, Angela, and EdAired on Jul 11, 2009
A mother is jammed into a trash can filled with snow and left to die by her ex-husband while a young woman scrambles to escape a gruesome pile up of injured bodies after an escalator malfunctions at a sports stadium.
Alfred, Jan and Jerry, and EbonyAired on Jul 18, 2009
Survivors from UA Flight 232 relive the terrifying moments leading up to and after one of America’s worst ever aviation disasters while a woman violently assaulted by two men displays extraordinary courage to flee her attackers.
April, Mark, and JesseAired on Jul 25, 2009
A woman is assaulted then set on fire by her attacker, a man is forced to amputate his leg after it is caught in a drive shaft, and an act of kindness backfires on a long distance motorist who is left fighting for his life at the roadside.
Dawn, Jens and Jim, and AgnesAired on Aug 01, 2009
Two friends and their fathers fly to Mexico for a fishing trip, but turbulence forces their plane to crash land while Agnes is abducted by an armed robber.
Susan, Brent, and DeniseAired on Aug 08, 2009
In a remote forest area, Brent finds himself face to face with a massive seven-foot-tall grizzly bear while Denise must fight for her life when she is brutally assaulted by a man who gains entrance to her apartment.
Patrick, Renee, and SharonAired on Aug 15, 2009
A man survives 23 hours in the ocean after he gets separated from his dive partner, a woman is robbed and threatened by her best friend and her brother, and a woman is shot and blinded by a man who then holds her captive in his home.
Scott and Sean, Timothy, and StaceyAired on Aug 22, 2009
Timothy is attacked by a grizzly bear in the woods while Stacey and her best friend must call upon all their inner strength and remain calm when an attacker invades their apartment and seems ready to kill them both.
Sydney, Dr. Roger and Dena, and JenniferAired on Aug 29, 2009
Sydney bravely leaps 12 feet out of her house in an attempt to escape two attackers and after Jennifer ends her relationship with her possessive boyfriend, he breaks into her home with a gun and terrifies Jennifer and her son.
Survivors of deadly situations recount their harrowing experiences.