Every State Has a Creepy Urban Legend. Do You Know Yours?

By Abby Heugel

hat exactly are urban legends?

People say they’re stories circulated around that were too crazy to be true and just plausible enough to be believed. Sometimes they’re horrific or funny or embarrassing, but most serve as a cautionary tale.

Then there are these, compiled by Thought Catalog, that are so eerie and often terrifying. And don’t worry. No matter what state you live in, you can’t escape...