Stories tagged: car accident
Fri., June 23, 2017, 5:40 a.m.
Insurance study ties legal pot to boost in car crash claims
A recent insurance study links increased car crash claims to legalized recreational marijuana.
Fri., June 2, 2017, 9:13 a.m.
Woman left at scene of highway crash dies
An eastern Montana woman who was left at the scene of a two-vehicle crash northeast of Lincoln has died of her injuries at a Great Falls hospital.
Wed., May 31, 2017, 8:34 a.m.
Victims in fatal George collision were Othello residents
Grant County Coroner Craig Morrison has identified the three individuals who passed away in a two-vehicle collision near George last week.
Mon., May 15, 2017, 10:41 a.m.
30 injured, 2 critically, as Philadelphia school tour bus crashes in Maryland
A bus carrying Philadelphia schoolchildren on an eighth-grade class trip was involved in a serious accident on I-95 in Maryland on Monday.
Tue., April 25, 2017, 1:08 p.m.
Fiery, deadly wreck snarls Interstate 5 in Los Angeles
A fiery collision Tuesday involving two big trucks and several smaller vehicles killed one person and injured nine others while triggering a massive traffic jam on Interstate 5 just north …
Sat., April 15, 2017, 6:48 p.m.
NBA star Isaiah Thomas’ sister killed in car accident
NBA star Isaiah Thomas’ sister has died in a one-car accident.
Tue., April 4, 2017, 9:53 a.m.
Oregon teen said he cannot remember details before car crash
A teen who was charged for driving under the influence of intoxicants and assault says he cannot remember was caused him to swerve into the opposing traffic, causing a car …
Mon., March 20, 2017, 9:05 a.m.
Police: 19-month-old girl run over, killed in Sunnyside
Police say a 19-month-old girl is dead after being run over in the parking lot of a Wal-Mart in Sunnyside.
Mon., March 20, 2017, 7:42 a.m.
Troopers: 4 die in crash on Florida’s Turnpike
Troopers say a seven-vehicle crash on Florida’s Turnpike has left four people dead.
UPDATED: Tue., March 7, 2017, 12:58 p.m.
Girl dies after vehicle plunges into eastern Idaho pond
A 2-year-old girl trapped underwater for more than 20 minutes after a vehicle went off a road and into a pond in eastern Idaho has died.
Fri., March 3, 2017, 8:48 a.m.
Car plunges into California Aqueduct, 2 killed and 1 rescued
A woman and a child are dead, another child has been rescued and a third is missing after a car plunged into the California Aqueduct in the high desert city …
Thu., March 2, 2017, 9:12 a.m.
Police cruiser crashes into other vehicles
Several people were injured when an Everett police cruiser crashed into two other vehicles.
Tue., Feb. 28, 2017, 8:01 a.m.
Taco truck serves highway lunch for stranded Seattle drivers
A taco truck that became stranded in a massive Seattle traffic jam came to the rescue of hungry drivers by opening up and serving lunch on the interstate.
Thu., Sept. 22, 2016, 1 p.m.
Mia Farrow’s son Thaddeus killed himself, medical examiner says
The 27-year-old, paraplegic son of actress Mia Farrow fatally shot himself in the torso before being found in his vehicle along a Connecticut road, the state medical examiner’s office ruled …
Sun., July 3, 2016, 2:49 p.m.
Woman struck, killed by car in Spokane Valley
An elderly woman struck by a car Sunday morning in Spokane Valley died at the hospital, the Spokane Valley Sheriff’s Department said. The woman was crossing Barker Road as she …
Sat., July 2, 2016, 11:56 a.m.
17 killed in multi-vehicle crash on Uganda highway
A police official says at least 17 people have been killed in a multi-vehicle accident on a highway in Uganda.
Tue., June 7, 2016, 8:48 a.m.
Car flips on I-90 during morning commute
A car rolled over Tuesday morning on Interstate 90 in Liberty Lake, injuring the driver and blocking westbound lanes.
Mon., March 14, 2016, 7:36 a.m.
130 vehicles were involved in North Carolina interstate pileup
A North Carolina Highway Patrol trooper says more than 130 vehicles were involved in a series of wrecks on Interstate 40 but no serious injuries were reported.
Mon., March 7, 2016, 10:55 a.m.
Boston Marathon survivor killed in car crash in Dubai
A Boston university says a woman who survived the Boston Marathon bombing and another student have been killed in a car accident in Dubai.
Wed., March 2, 2016, 12:39 p.m.
Ex-Chesapeake CEO Aubrey McClendon dies in crash, police say
Aubrey McClendon, a natural gas industry titan, was killed in a fiery single-vehicle crash in Oklahoma City on Wednesday, a day after he was indicted on a charge of conspiring …
Wed., Dec. 23, 2015, 7:31 a.m.
Coeur d’Alene police vehicle hit; officers suffer minor injures
When two Coeur d’Alene police officers stopped Tuesday night to investigate a downed tree on Seltice Way, their patrol vehicle was hit from behind by a passenger truck.
Fri., Oct. 9, 2015, 7:03 a.m.
Montana man dies after train hits vehicle in North Idaho
A 21-year-old Montana man has died in northern Idaho after a train struck his vehicle.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 6, 2015, 8:45 a.m.
Eastbound I-90 reopened at Division following accident
A driver headed the wrong way on Interstate 90 caused a four-car collision in the eastbound lanes of Interstate 90 at Division Street early Tuesday morning.
Thu., Oct. 1, 2015
Woman dies a week after I-90 crash
The wife of a man who crashed and rolled a pickup truck on Interstate 90 west of Cheney last week has died, the Washington State Patrol said Thursday.
Tue., Sept. 15, 2015
Manslaughter charges expected in fatal Athol collision
A Hayden man will face three counts of vehicular manslaughter for causing a head-on collision Saturday that killed a Spokane man and his two young daughters. Investigators believe Ryan J. …
Thu., July 23, 2015, 6:58 a.m.
Four killed in crash west of Davenport identified
DAVENPORT — A car on a state Highway 2 west of Davenport failed to negotiate a turn, crossed over the center line and slammed head-on into a semi-truck, killing four …
Thu., Jan. 15, 2015
Chain-reaction pileups on I-90 involve nine vehicles
Two chain-reaction pileups damaged nine vehicles Wednesday morning on Interstate 90 near Liberty Lake, though no one appeared to be seriously injured, the Washington State Patrol said. The debris from …
Fri., Jan. 9, 2015
Driver loses control of SUV, runs into building
An SUV crashed through the wall of a building in central Spokane on Thursday afternoon. “It was horribly loud, and I was pretty sure somebody hit the building,” said Missy …
Tue., Jan. 6, 2015, 8:02 a.m.
One man injured in early Tuesday crash
A Calgary man was injured early Tuesday when a Freightliner semi-tractor collided with a pickup truck north of Bonners Ferry.
Thu., Dec. 18, 2014, 8:05 a.m.
Four injured in Wednesday night collision
Four people were injured Wednesday night and a North Spokane highway was blocked for several hours when a motor home turned in front of a passenger car and was hit.