Have you heard of the “Duct tape challenge?” Apparently it’s a “game” that’s becoming popular with kids thanks to YouTube. Basically, your friends wrap you up with duct tape and film you trying to escape…I watched one and I don’t understand where the “fun” comes in, you can watch some for yourself here 14-year-old Skylar Fish had a serious accident playing the game with his friends in school when he lost his balance and went head first into a window frame.
Skylar was rushed to hospital, had surgery for blood in his brain and he’s got a crushed eye socket. “He’s really sad that it happened, but he’s happy to be alive. He could have been a vegetable [and] he could be dead.” says Skylar’s Mom Sarah. Although doctors are calling it a “freak accident” Sarah still wants to get the word out because “All I can do is bring awareness, so other parents can look and see what kids are getting into.”
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