Let's be honest: We're all guilty of ignoring our doctors' advice to take the stairs way more often than we do. Because no one expects taking the elevator to be the last decision they ever make. But sometimes that's exactly what it turns out to be. And we're talking fireballs, fatal injuries, crushed bones and claustrophobic nightmares. These brave souls learned the hard way that ditching the stairs is not always the easy option. So check out this terrifying collection of elevator death and dismemberment stories. It'll make your stomach drop faster than a quick descent from the top of a high-rise building.