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chest

1. 
a. the front part of the trunk from the neck to the belly
b. (as modifier): a chest cold
2. a sealed container or reservoir for a gas
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The 29-year-old suffered a fatal chest wound when shots were fired in the Rooney Park area of Kilkeel, Co Down, on April 23 during what is believed to have been a row between two groups of foreign nationals.
Mr Carmichael said the victim then alerted a bus driver who radioed in for an ambulance and the victim was taken to hospital where a stitch was inserted in her chest wound.
The unidentified victim of that shooting, a 17-year-old male, was in serious condition in a local hospital with a chest wound that was also not considered life-threatening, according to police spokesman Kerry F.
Mr Hogg underwent emergency surgery at the University Hospital of North Tees after suffering a chest wound.
The 17-year-old suffered a chest wound in the incident in Newburn Road, Throckley, Newcastle, on Saturday morning.
Wood also sustained a serious wound to his back into his chest cavity while Dunwiddie had a 10cm chest wound and a further injury to his hand.
The victim, who suffered a chest wound, was with two friends when he was attacked shortly before 3pm during an argument with a man and a woman who had approached the group.
Nuneaton officers PC Dean Reid and PC Mark Phillip were highly commended for their quick-thinking after finding a man lying on the ground with multiple slash wounds and a serious chest wound after being stabbed in February this year.
Sarah said she bundled her brother outside for his own protection but he later died of the chest wound.
A spokeswoman said: 'The officer is being treated at the Royal Preston Hospital for a chest wound which has been confirmed as a result of a shot.
Mr Moorhouse, of Cruddas Park, Newcastle, a convicted sex offender, bled to death from a chest wound.
A 16-year-old back seat passenger has a serious chest wound and needed an operation.