Defying death is difficult, but rewarding

Defying death is difficult, but rewarding

Kristen Johnson, also known as “Lady Houdini,” releases her ankle restraints as she escapes the water torture cell escape Wednesday at the Eastern Idaho State Fair. Johnson and her husband, Kevin Ridgeway, travel the country performing death-defying stunts at fairs and theaters. Pat Sutphin / psutphin@postregister.com

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