Ordinary people in deadly circumstances, from nightmarish abductions to shocking accidents, tell the incredible stories of how they survived.
S01:E01 - Bridget/Daryl/Ryan B. and John
A new series that tells the real-life stories of people who faced life-threatening events, yet somehow found the courage and strength to survive against all odds.
S01:E05 - Denise/Nick/Leonilda
When Dollar Store manager Denise is savagely attacked by robbers, one thing keeps her alive -- her determination to make sure that her father would not have to attend her funeral.
S01:E06 - Wayne & Mary/Holly/Linda
Wayne and Mary woke up to find their farm house surrounded by a cloud of lethal chlorine gas following a rail derailment. Thus began a harrowing six hour ordeal until emergency services arrived.
S01:E07 - Cari/Kevin/Joe & Katherine
Cari, a young mother living in California, is brutally stabbed, beaten, and sexually assaulted by an intruder in her home, but knows she must survive the attack to save her son.
S01:E08 - Michelle/Troy & Josh
Three masked gunmen burst into Michelle's home, then tape dynamite to the bodies of the bank executive and her 7-year-old daughter, and order her to rob the bank vault where she works or they'll blow up her little girl.
S01:E10 - Virginia Tech Massacre / Minneapolis School Bus Crash
This episode tells the harrowing story of how two students and a professor at Virginia Tech University managed to survive the April 16, 2007, massacre at the school.