What is the difference between 'accident' and 'incident'?

Can you also provide some examples, please?

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irony
Accident refers to a mistake, incident refers to an unpleasant event.
on November 04, 2016
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Cashmere
an incident is just something that happens, not necessarily bad
and accident is something that was not meant to happen
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Mataways
An accident: spilling your milk
An incident: plane crash
on November 06, 2016
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OINGO
An accident: letting trump run for president.
An incident: well... this; https://youtu.be/XAsPeY8BsQU
on November 04, 2016
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