Originally posted on The Last Angry Fan  |  Last updated 11/22/11

I know it’s rather crass to make light of someone dying, especially someone so young as this guy, but when your demise involves death by falling cow, well, it gets rather difficult not to point out the absurdity of it all.

Ally McCrae was an up-and-coming MMA fighter who’s day job was working at a slaughterhouse.  Unfortunately for McCrae it’s also where he happened to be when a tragic accident befell the young cage fighter, ultimately leading to his untimely passing.

From the Mirror UK…

Ally McCrae, 23, was trapped when the carcass fell off a hook and he suffered head injuries which triggered a heart attack.

The super-fit amateur cage fighter was rushed to hospital but surgeons were unable to save his life.

Great fancy Moses but that sounds like just an awful way to go.  Apparently being in extremely good shape doesn’t help you in the least when a cow carcass falls from the sky and crushes you.  Come to think of it, when a 600-pound object comes hurtling at you at 9.81 m/s^2, not even a thorough understanding of Newton’s Second Law of Motion will help you survive.

[H/T to With Leather]

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