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Last Updated: Wednesday April 22 2009 04:53 GMT

Have you had a lucky escape?

Naomi Easton

Ore reports on how a girl survived a nasty accident.

An 11-year-old girl in Scotland escaped being killed after a wooden plank full of nails fell on her head.

Naomi was building a shelter with her friends in the woods in West Lothian in Scotland when the plank fell on her.

So have you ever had a lucky escape from something? It doesn't have to be as dramatic as Naomi's.

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"My brother was playing on his toy truck when he was little. A door suddenly fell down on him but my oldest brother pulled it up. My brother could have been killed!"

Annalise, 9, Scotland

"When I was about four or five my brother was running on a treadmill and I stuck my hand underneath it and it burnt my skin. I have a scar on my finger - it's kind of like a bruise but bigger!"

Mehreen, 11, Surrey, England

"In school, I was going in the class when my mate shut the door on my little finger. I was about 4 or 5 and it hurt."

Matthew, 11, Wales

"When I was about three or four years old, I was jumping on my bed in the dark and I fell off and broke my arm."

Sindurii, 11, Oxfordshire, England

"I shut my hand in the car door and my finger started to come off. I had to go to hospital for a week. They managed to get it back on somehow. Now I have two broken fingers and one of my nails came off - they are all blue."

Clara, 9, Northern Ireland

"When I was doing PE I dropped a netball base on my my big toe and my toe nail fell off."

Bethany, 14, Kent, England

"When I was a baby I stuck my middle finger in a exercise bike and it ripped the skin off and my bone was sticking out and they had to take the skin off my wrist and sew it to my finger."

Shaquille, 10, Plymouth, England

"When I was about six my finger got stuck on the hinges of a door. Then when I saw my finger my skin was dangling off and my bone was poking out. The doctors then did an operation on my finger. Up until this day my finger is still a bit deformed."

Mash, 14, London, England

"I once got my leg stuck in a lift. It was so scary because I had to go straight to A and E. My brother had to unjam my leg."

Tedsie, 10, Buckinghamshire, England

"Me and my friends went to the park and I tried to jump over the fence but my leg got caught between the bars. I was trying to pull it out - and in the end I did!"

Honour, 11, Ipswich, England

"I once got my head stuck between two bars at a railway station!! I was only three but my brother got me out."

Issy, 11, Wiltshire, England

"Yeah, I've had a lucky escape. In the forest up the mountain a tree fell on my leg - I was in a wheelchair for months!"

Carlie, 10, Wales

"I once fell onto a bar in the park and cut my lip open. I then had to have stitches in my lip. It really hurt!"

Amber, 12, Northamptonshire, England

"When I was three I stood on a nail and it went through my foot. I had to have an operation to get it out."

Sarah, 9, Staffordshire, England

"I once got my thumb shut in the door. I had to go to hospital because I had a fractured bone and a broken nail. My nail fell off but surprisingly grew back."

Jasmine, 10, London, England

"I was playing on my blow up bed at my sleepover and I jumped on a lamp plug and it got stuck in my foot. Luckily my Mum and Dad are doctors."

Ella, 10, Bolton, England

"I was trying to post something through my Gran's letterbox when my finger got trapped. But I managed to get it through, I was about six."

Eleanor, 10, Cambridge, England

"When I was about five I dropped a glass bottle on my foot (and I didn't have any shoes on!) - twice!"

Elinor, 10, Wales

"Once a horse got spooked by my dog and I almost got trampled on."

Alisa, 12, Derbyshire, England

"When I was about seven I hit my foot on the door and all of my nails fell off! I started crying because I thought my nails would never grow back again!"

Jane, 12, London, England

"I was once in Italy when me and my brother were walking in a crowded street and a huge plank of wood nearly fell on me! Luckily my older brother, my hero, tackled me out of the way just in time."

Bonnie, 13, Manchester, England

"Yes, I was getting something from another side of a gate with bars and my hand got stuck. About a minute later I got it out though."

Amelia, 9, Swansea, Wales

"I am claustrophobic and my lucky escape was when I got out of a huge crowd. I was terrified."

Georgia,10, Kent, England

"I had half of my finger chopped off...but luckily doctors managed to sew it back on. My nail came off too!"

Rees, 8, Bournemouth, England

"When I was three I got my leg stuck between the bars of a chair. A little bit of butter got it out."

Sarah, 12, Leeds, England

"I went on a school trip into the desert last year and got stung by a scorpion! :( It hurt a lot and I had to go to hospital because my knuckle was swollen."

Georgia, 13, Dubai, UAE

"I once got my thumb stuck in the hinges of a door. I'm very lucky because the nail didn't fall off!"

Amy, 10, England

"I got my head stuck in a tambourine when I was about five and then I got stuck between the bars of wood in my staircase!!! It took loads of firefighters to get me out."

Maddie, 10, Alperton, England