10 haunting pictures taken moments before tragedy

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This one will give you the chills. We’ve collected 10 photographs that were taken just moments before disaster struck. From terrorist attacks to serial killers to suicide … these stories will keep you on the edge of your seat.

 

#1 The Omagh bombing

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This photo, taken moments before the red car exploded in a car bombing by the IRA, in 1998. Warnings were called in, 40 minutes prior to detonation, but they were inaccurate and police had inadvertently moved people toward the bomb.

The attack took 29 lives and injured 220 others. The two people in the photo survived. The following pictures shows what the street looked like just moments later …

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