Knievel managed to hit his ramp as much with his body as with his speeding cycle.

However, during this assault the younger sister punched Wells in the nose and he began bleeding, the affidavit says. He literally rode his Montessa into the ground when the front spokes gave way.

You are welcome to use content from the Getty Images site on a complimentary basis for test or sample (composite or comp) use only, for up to 30 days following download. Collect, curate and comment on your files. Butch Laswell's place in stunt jumping history will be determined only with the passing of time. Landline number (310) 318-2977 Mobile number (310) 567-5094 Relatives. Eventually she broke free and ran into a bathroom and locked the door. Wells struck the side of the metal-framed wooden contraption with his left leg, snapping it in several places, and Laswell overshot his altogether. Laswell earned the distinction of being the only one of his ilk to be killed on the job in a local event. final materials distributed inside your organisation, any materials distributed outside your organisation, any materials distributed to the public (such as advertising, marketing). Wells suffered two broken legs, a cracked pelvis and a ruptured aorta when his motorcycle crashed into a cement wall after sailing 180 feet over the fountain. Debbie was born in Grant's Pass, Oregon, in December 1952. She spent the night in the bathroom and did not come out until the next day. He came up short on a ramp to ramp jump and his chest impacted the leading edge of the landing ramp. {{formatPrice(size.discountPrice || size.price)}}. Wells struck the side of the metal-framed wooden contraption with his left leg, snapping it in several places, and Laswell overshot his altogether. Protect your creative work – we’ll remove this image from our site for as long as you need it. His first show was in April of 2007 at Tumbulgum Farm with his freestyle hero, Schuie. Wells entered his Sept. 16, 1980, Caesars attempt as a 23-year-old relatively unknown professional rider. print, commercial broadcast, film, digital). Boards are the best place to save images and video clips. All Royalty-Free licences include global use rights, comprehensive protection, and simple pricing with volume discounts available, Newspapers and magazines (except for covers), editorial broadcasts, documentaries, non-commercial websites, blogs and social media posts illustrating matters of public interest, Book or magazine covers, commercial, promotional, advertorial, endorsement, advertising, or merchandising purposes in any media (e.g.

September 15, 1980: Different daredevil, same jump, similar results. Gary Wells - MXPERT September 12, 2014, 7:28 pm. What began with a headache and a mysterious white pill ended with three nights of sexual abuse for a 13-year-old girl, police say.Now, the man who police say committed the crimes, Garry Wells… There, a date will be set for a preliminary hearing at which Martin will determine if enough evidence exists to order a criminal trial.

Later, the teenager told police she believed the pill affected her ability to stay awake. In order to finalise your project with the material you downloaded from your EZA account, you need to secure a licence.

Criminal charges were filed against Wells on April 17. The rampaging riderless bike narrowly missed several spectators before bouncing off a wall. Judge Paula Martin granted Lee’s request and scheduled Wells to appear in court on June 1. This account has reached the download cap, additional downloads subject to agreement overage terms. I was just sleeping,” the affidavit says. But there have been successful motorcycle jumps in Southern Nevada, many of which have long been forgotten.

Still, footage of the crash was shown numerous times on television -- far more than it would have been aired had he made the jump without a hitch -- giving Wells, for a brief period, the national fame he had so craved. American stunt driver Gary Wells walks on the landing ramp prior to his attempt to jump over the fountains outside the Caesar's Palace casino on a motorcycle, Las Vegas, Nevada, September 15, 1980.

On the third night, she again woke up to Wells raping her, according to the affidavit, and he told her he would stop if she promised not to tell anybody.

Wells was taken to Desert Springs Hospital where for several days he remained in critical condition with numerous fractures to his face, pelvis, back and injuries to other vital parts. Despite such genuine concern, such events are notorious for drawing fans who know full well such disasters are possible and, in Southern Nevada, quite probable. {{t('buy_card.limited_use_name_'+product.Usage.toLowerCase())}}, {{t('buy_card.limited_use_description_'+product.Usage.toLowerCase())}}, {{getDefaultSize().teeShirtSize || getDefaultSize().label}}, {{getDefaultSize().pixels}} ({{getDefaultSize().localeUnits}}). Click here to request Getty Images Premium Access through IBM Creative Design Services.

He called them liars.

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Content marked “Editorial use only” may not be used for any commercial or promotional purposes. It was a time machine — hitting the ramp precisely at 56 mph and sending some in the crowd all the way back to 1967. Your Getty Images representative will discuss a renewal with you. Your Easy-access (EZA) account allows those in your organisation to download content for the following uses: It overrides the standard online composite licence for still images and video on the Getty Images website. During a post-crash news conference in the hospital's emergency room, one local television reporter asked Wells' manager if the jump was considered a success because Wells technically cleared the fountains. The latest headlines from the Lawrence Journal-World and, delivered straight to your inbox. After police spoke with the two reported victims the police contacted Wells. You have view-only access under this Premium Access agreement. The daughter of motorcycle racing champ Ben Lawler, Debbie took her first ride on the handlebars of her dad's bike at age nine. Although it initially was feared Knievel was crippled for life in the Caesars accident, he came back in 1974 to make his most famous and lucrative leap -- another failure, but one that earned him $6 million -- over the Snake River Canyon in Idaho. “Early on in the interview Garry took pride in how he was raised to be honest and never lied,” the affidavit says. The attempt was filmed for an episode of the television show 'That's Incredible!' Wells missed the ramp on landing, lost control of the bike, and crashed, sustaining a number of major injuries as a result.