Yup...around 15 people per year are killed by falling icicles...not by being stabbed by them, but mostly by being whacked in the head when they break free. In one case, a man's head was cut off by a falling icicle!

So, as we get into a time when icicles are breaking free, BE CAUTIOUS when walking into & out of buildings! In fact, read 10 tales of icicle/snow related deaths & accidents at gogreentravelgreen.com by clicking here!

Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images