‘I NEVER HAD PAIN LIKE THAT’: Arizona man, 86, describes ordeal of pruning shears impaling eye socket
August 30, 2011 at 9:42 am in Grand Forks Herald
The tool went into his right eye socket and down into his neck, resting against the carotid artery. Half the shears were left in his head pushing up against his eye, while the other half was sticking out. Wisconsin native Leroy Luetscher put his hand to his face and realized the shears had gone into his eye.