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11 Things You Say Will Never Happen To You...But Totally Could

Most people say that the odds of something happening to them is "one in a million." But in all actuality, the likelihood in most cases is much, much higher.

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9. Losing your life in a car-related accident.

Why are we so scared of flying in the air when the real danger is on the roads we can walk on? The odds of a car-related fatality are 1 in 5,000 when the odds of dying on a plane are around 1 in a quarter million.

10. Choking to death.

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This is no laughing matter! Especially if you're eating and laughing at the same time. Your chances of dying from choking are 1 in 100,686. So chew your food 100,686 times before you swallow just to be sure!