Illinois weather reporter Drew Gardner was delivering a live report about storm-toppled trees when a tree surgeon trips and nearly slices his face off. As the jauntily coiffed Gardner explains on his YouTube page,

A man standing behind me has a dangerously close call with a chainsaw during my storm coverage story in Southern the clip till the end and see it in slow motion.

Lesson: Never saw a tree near a reporter with an elf-like hairdo. He might be a wood sprite, and preparing to put a hex on you. [YouTube, YouTube]