From CNN.com email:
WALNUT CREEK, California — Ken Larsen was laying cable on top of a five story building when he stepped backwards over the edge of the roof. During the head-first fall Larsen realized the cable he was still clutching was slowing his descent. After crashing through tree branches he landed feet-first on the ground — with only bruises and scrapes.
“They told me to go buy a lottery ticket,” Larsen said. “And I’m going to.”
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