Stories tagged: Accident
Thu., May 4, 2017, 9:58 a.m.
Conviction tossed for woman who ran over girls in leaf pile
The Oregon Court of Appeals on Wednesday reversed the conviction of a motorist who drove an SUV into a pile of leaves that concealed two girls, killing them.
UPDATED: Sat., April 29, 2017, 5:16 p.m.
Driver arrested in hit and run case that severed motorcyclist’s leg
Police have arrested the hit-and-run driver involved in a crash last Sunday that severed a motorcyclist’s leg.
UPDATED: Fri., April 14, 2017, 11:42 a.m.
Trooper hospitalized after being hit during traffic stop
Two people, including a Washington State trooper, were taken to the hospital after a crash on Interstate 5.
Fri., April 7, 2017, 12:38 p.m.
Fast train hits Polish truck; 19 hospitalized, 7 seriously
A fast train hit a flat-bed truck at an unguarded railway crossing Friday in southwestern Poland, sending 19 people to the hospital, including seven with life-threatening injuries, officials said.
Mon., March 20, 2017, 8:33 a.m.
East Idaho man dies in farm equipment accident
A Rexburg father has died after he became entangled in the rotor of farm equipment.
Wed., Feb. 15, 2017, 10:42 p.m.
10 snowmobilers have died on not-so-frozen lakes in mild Northeast
Not-so-frozen lakes have claimed 10 snowmobilers across the Northeast so far in a relatively mild winter.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 11, 2017, 5:43 p.m.
Jamie Lynn Spears’ daughter leaves hospital after ATV accident
The 8-year-old daughter of actress and singer Jamie Lynn Spears is back at her home in Kentwood, Louisiana after a vehicle accident last week.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 10, 2017, 7:49 a.m.
Man falls, dies at 49 Degrees North ski area
A man died after falling into a tree well at the 49 Degrees North ski area near Chewelah on Monday, according to the Stevens County Sheriff’s Office.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 9, 2017, 10:27 a.m.
Wallenda says ‘Never Give Up’ after 5 tightrope walkers hurt
During a news conference in Sarasota, Florida, on Thursday morning, Nik Wallenda said the performs suffered broken bones, scrapes and bruises in Wednesday’s fall, but all are expected to fully …
Wed., Feb. 8, 2017, 7:39 a.m.
One person dead after car swerves off I-5 ramp into pond
One person was killed when a vehicle swerved off an Interstate 5 exit ramp and into an icy retention pond in Federal Way.
Wed., Feb. 8, 2017, 7:12 a.m.
Woman dies when SUV crashes into home as she watched TV
Authorities in Florida say a 66-year-old woman died when a stolen SUV crashed into her Jacksonville home while she was watching television.
Tue., Feb. 7, 2017, 7:51 a.m.
Oregon woman dies after zip line failure
Authorities say a woman died while riding on a zip line that stretches across a river in northwestern Oregon.
Mon., Feb. 6, 2017, 5:33 p.m.
Three hurt in DUI car crash Sunday south of Spokane Valley
Three people were injured early Sunday morning when a speeding car crashed about four miles south of Spokane Valley. The Washington State Patrol suspects the 37-year-old driver of a blue …
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 6, 2017, 4:18 p.m.
Jamie Lynn Spears’ daughter, 8, injured in ATV accident
The 8-year-old daughter of actress and singer Jamie Lynn Spears was injured when an all-terrain vehicle she was driving fell into a pond in Louisiana on Sunday, according to authorities …
Sat., Feb. 4, 2017, 9:08 p.m.
Teenage girl dies after being thrown off ride at Chinese amusement park
A 13-year-old girl has died after being flung out of a fast-turning ride at an amusement park in southwest China.
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 4, 2017, 4:25 p.m.
LA-area mountain ice disaster leaves one dead, four injured
Authorities say one person is dead and four people have been injured after falling down an ice chute in the San Gabriel Mountains northeast of Los Angeles.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 3, 2017, 4:08 p.m.
Pedestrian hit by car early Friday morning near Maxwell and North Ash
A female pedestrian was hit on the corner of Maxwell Avenue and North Ash Street early Friday morning.
Wed., Jan. 18, 2017, 9:40 p.m.
46 ‘severely injured’ people remain at Nigeria accidental bombing scene
At least 46 severely injured people remain in a refugee camp that Nigeria’s military says it mistakenly bombed, the International Committee for the Red Cross said Wednesday, raising the possibility …
Thu., Jan. 12, 2017, 7:48 a.m.
School bus with 23 students on board overturns in Virginia
Police in Virginia say a school bus with 23 students on board overturned in Dinwiddie County.
Wed., Jan. 11, 2017, 11:58 a.m.
Woman killed in head-on crash with ambulance on Interstate 5
The Washington State Patrol says a woman driving the wrong way on Interstate 5 in Seattle was killed in a head-on crash with an ambulance.
Fri., Jan. 6, 2017, 8:16 a.m.
Man identified in fatal industrial accident
The Medical Examiner’s office identified the man killed in Thursday’s industrial accident as Beau Brown, 28.
Thu., Jan. 5, 2017, 1:58 p.m.
Reports: One dead in work accident outside Spokane Produce
An industrial accident drew heavy police presence to the Spokane Produce facility at 1905 S. Geiger Blvd. early Thursday morning.
Wed., Jan. 4, 2017, 11:59 a.m.
Women who died after fall from bridge on I-5 identified
Authorities have identified two women who died after falling from a bridge on Interstate 5 following a single-vehicle crash.
Tue., Dec. 27, 2016, 11:17 a.m.
3 dead, others injured in multi-car crash near Warm Springs
Three people have died in a multivehicle crash on the Warm Springs Indian Reservation.
Thu., Dec. 22, 2016, 10:04 a.m.
Whitefish school bus overturns on icy road
There were no serious injuries when a Whitefish School District bus slid off an icy road and overturned on its side in northwest Montana.
Tue., Dec. 20, 2016, 10:13 a.m.
Teenager dies in eastern Idaho snowmobile accident
Eastern Idaho authorities say a 14-year-old boy has died in a snowmobile accident in a foothills area outside Idaho Falls.
Fri., Dec. 16, 2016, 7:57 a.m.
School bus carrying 19 swerves to avoid deer, overturns
Elementary school students in eastern North Carolina are being treated for injuries after their school bus overturned when the driver said he swerved to avoid deer that ran in front …
Fri., Dec. 16, 2016, 7:35 a.m.
Deputy helps revive unconscious driver after crash
Clackamas County authorities say a deputy helped rescue a man who suffered a medical emergency while driving and crashed his pickup truck into another vehicle.
Thu., Dec. 15, 2016, 1:17 p.m.
Athol man involved in I-90 accident that leaves one hospitalized
One person was hospitalized after a three-vehicle crash on Interstate 90 early Thursday morning, the Washington State Patrol reported.
Thu., Dec. 8, 2016, 8:44 a.m.
2 killed in 30-vehicle pileup on slick Michigan interstate
Authorities say at least two people have died and others are hurt following a 30-vehicle pileup on a snowy, icy Michigan interstate near the state capital of Lansing.