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Not many people would think that changing a tire could lead to life-altering injuries, and neither did TV personality, Todd Dewey. The star of the History Channel’s hit reality show, Ice Road Truckers, suffered a severe eye injury when a logging truck tire exploded, launching more than 40 rock shards into his face.

It took three trips to the eye surgeon to remove the debris, and while Dewey’s sight was not compromised long-term, according to Kimberly-Clark Corpr., he realized that the situation could have resulted in much more severe circumstances.

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