SUPER GRAPHIC WARNING!
A grandfather who sliced his face in half with a chainsaw and drove himself to hospital after ‘tying his head together’ looked like ‘something out of a science fiction movie.’
Gruesome post-surgery hospital photos show just how close Bill Singleton, 68, was to dying when he lost control of his chainsaw while working alone on his property in Ballarat, west of Melbourne.
In one image, bloodied stitches run up through Mr Singleton’s lower neck all the way to the middle of his jaw – a testament to the impressive work done by surgeons to piece together his face.
An x-ray of of the 68-year-old’s head shows the huge hole that was cut into his face by the chainsaw, which went as far back as his wisdom teeth, according to the Herald Sun.
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