10 Inventors Who Were Killed By Their Own Inventions

Written by Allen Young on
Jimi Heselden (1)
Source: Discovery

Scientists are always trying to invent things to make the lives of everyone easier and more manageable. But being the first to create and test something can lead to a bunch of duds and even pose deadly risks. Jimi Heselden the man who owns Hesco Bastion, the company that produces Segways was killed by a Segway, falling off a cliff into a river. This might sound like something you’d see from Willey Coyote story but its 100% true.

Here are ten scientists, engineers, and daredevils who ended their lives with their ideas.

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