Town replaces bull running with giant ball running, people still get injured

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Newsweek—A 29-year-old man was left with serious head injuries after the giant resin ball crushed him against a metal barrier.

Man seriously injured in 'Running of the Ball' festival in Madrid after live bulls axed for being too dangerous. A Spanish village that replaced Pamplona-style bull running in the streets with an animal cruelty-free alternative using gigantic plastic resin balls is considering forcing participants to use helmets after a man was hospitalized with a severe head injury during this year’s run.