Lucky Bra Saves Woman’s Life After She’s Shot in the Chest

A Brazilian woman says she’s lucky to be alive after a stray bullet struck her in the chest during a recent store robbery in Belem. Although she felt a burning sensation after the bullet hit her, Ivete Medeiros says there was no major damage done because of the location she was hit — the bullet was stopped by her bra’s underwire.

She says the undergarment’s wire intercepted the bullet and kept it from piercing through her body.

If ever there was a reason to wear the uncomfortable undergarment, we’d say this is it.

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