14.5 projectile lodged in head


I was browsing Foxnews.com and found a gallery of bizarre X-ray injuries, among them this one of an Afghan solider (he survived) who I assume had this 14.5 projectile fall straight onto his head after it was shot into the air. (What luck):

And the removed projectile:

Link here:

Not sure if it was API or HE, but they had the EOD guys take it away in a secure container after removal.


That is incredible! WOW, talk about luck!


this bullet is an API type
the MDZ and ZP have characteristic internal organisation and they have a “reported” nose that not see on the picture on the first post