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FILE - In this March 3, 2016 file photo, Simon Cowell arrives at the "America's Got Talent" Season 11 Red Carpet Kickoff in Pasadena, Calif. Cowell will be back in front of the cameras for "America's Got Talent" next season. Cowell, who created the show's format in Britain, is returning for his second turn as a judge, NBC said Tuesday, Aug. 2. (Photo by Rich Fury/Invision/AP, File)

4 cringe-worthy 'Got Talent' accidents

The sword swallower who was hit with a flaming arrow on "America's Got Talent" wasn't the first performer to suffer an injury on the variety competition series.