Stories tagged: fatality
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 9, 2019
A storm packing snow and rain that has battered Lebanon for five days left an 8-year-old Syrian girl dead, flooded neighborhoods and paralyzed major mountain roads.
Thu., Jan. 3, 2019
Teenagers throwing eggs at cars led to a deadly car accident in Houston.
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 18, 2018
An explosion Saturday morning at the U.S. Ecology waste facility near Grand View killed one person and injured at least three others.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 15, 2018
Cool weather helped fire crews gain ground Thursday against the nation’s deadliest wildfire in a century, as the search went on for more bodies. At least 56 people were killed …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 25, 2018
The strongest storm to hit any part of the United States this year crumbled concrete houses, smashed cars and killed at least one person in the Northern Mariana Islands, shocking …
Sun., Oct. 21, 2018
One person was killed and three others were injured after a shooting early Sunday at a nightclub in Lakewood, police said Sunday.
Thu., July 26, 2018
A rookie state trooper still in training was fatally shot and a second trooper was wounded in a fight with a suspect who took one of the trooper’s guns in …
UPDATED: Mon., July 23, 2018
A Kent police officer was killed when he was struck by another officer during a chase early Sunday, police and the Washington State Patrol said. Late Sunday, the department identified …
UPDATED: Sun., July 22, 2018
A Kent police officer was killed when he was struck by another officer during a chase early Sunday, police and the Washington State Patrol said.
UPDATED: Sun., July 22, 2018
A gunman who got into a deadly shootout with police, then took dozens of people hostage at a Los Angeles supermarket has been arrested on suspicion of murder, authorities said …
Mon., July 16, 2018
Authorities say a 20-year-old Washington state man was killed over the weekend when he fell off a historic fire lookout near Mount Baker.
UPDATED: Sun., July 15, 2018
A man killed by Chicago police had a gun in a holster at his hip and was shot multiple times as he ran away, spun around and reached toward his …
UPDATED: Wed., July 11, 2018
A massive natural gas explosion killed a firefighter and leveled portions of a city block in a southern Wisconsin community, including a bar the firefighter owned, authorities said Wednesday.
Wed., July 4, 2018
One trucker died and another was seriously injured when their tractor-trailers collided and exploded in an Interstate 84 construction zone near this town east of Twin Falls on Tuesday morning.
Tue., July 3, 2018
Shortly before 9 p.m., an attacker ran through a child’s birthday party at the Boise apartment complex just off State Street, stabbing six children and three adults. Part of the …
UPDATED: Sun., July 1, 2018
A longtime Iowa sportscaster has died in flash flooding in Des Moines amid heavy rain that forced the evacuation of some homes and businesses in one suburb.
Mon., June 25, 2018
A resident of a retirement home in Southern California opened fire on firefighters responding to a report of an explosion in the building, killing a veteran fire captain and wounding …
Sun., June 10, 2018
A helicopter hit power lines and plunged into the Fox River in eastern Wisconsin Saturday, killing one man.
UPDATED: Sat., May 26, 2018
A Post Falls man was killed after crashing his motorcycle into a guardrail in Lincoln County. Larry Everett Merriman, 75, was riding north on State Highway 21 when he entered …
UPDATED: Tue., March 20, 2018
The deadly collision between an Uber autonomous vehicle and a pedestrian near Phoenix is bringing calls for tougher self-driving regulations, but advocates for a hands-off approach say big changes aren’t …
Mon., Feb. 26, 2018
An avalanche has killed a 32-year-old Seattle-area man who was snowmobiling with four friends in the Central Cascades.
Tue., Feb. 13, 2018
Shells hit the center of a Syrian Kurdish enclave on Tuesday where Turkey is carrying out an offensive, landing near the area’s only hospital and killing one person, the hospital …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 8, 2018
One man has died after he and three others were stabbed during a church service at a private home in Texas, police said Thursday.
Mon., Feb. 5, 2018
A Montana man has died while ice climbing in Helena-Lewis and Clark National Forest.
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 4, 2018
Authorities in eastern Idaho have taken a man into custody after a body was found in a house fire on the Fort Hall Indian Reservation.
Sun., Jan. 21, 2018
The Coast Guard says one man has died and another woman is in critical condition after their paddleboat capsized in Puget Sound just south of Seattle.
Mon., Jan. 1, 2018
Police in the Portland suburb of Sherwood say a teen boy has died of a gunshot wound and investigators believe he may have been playing a game of Russian roulette.
Sat., Dec. 23, 2017
A 20-year-old man is dead following a two-vehicle collision Friday afternoon on U.S. Highway 195, two miles south of Pullman.
Thu., Dec. 14, 2017
A firefighter died Thursday while working a colossal wildfire burning in coastal mountains northwest of Los Angeles that has become the fourth largest in California history.
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 3, 2017
New York police are looking for a driver who fled after striking several people, killing one and seriously injuring another, on Sunday morning.