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Highway and Road Disasters

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  • One Lane Open After Berlin Turnpike Southbound Accident

    NEWINGTON — One lane is now open on the southbound side of the Berlin Turnpike, or Route 5, due to a car accident this morning. Though police were unable to provide details of the accident, they said crews would be out between Superior Avenue...
  • Riverside woman charged with DUI after girl, 10, struck in hit-and-run

    Riverside woman charged with DUI after girl, 10, struck in hit-and-run
    A Riverside woman was charged with drunken driving after being accused of striking a 10-year-old girl with her car in a school zone Thursday afternoon in west suburban Riverside, authorities said. The girl was crossing the street in a marked crosswalk...
  • You've just had a car accident - now what?

    You're never prepared for a car crash. Even a minor fender bender is a scary experience. Your mind races as you try to figure out what just happened and what you need to do next. As difficult as it may be, it's important to stay calm. State Farm agent...
  • Florida polo magnate gets 16 years for deadly drunken driving crash

    By Zachary Fagenson MIAMI Fla. (Reuters) - A Florida polo club founder was sentenced to 16 years in prison on Friday after a jury for a second time found him guilty of killing a recent college graduate in a collision while driving drunk late one night...
  • Judge: KinderCare crash jury won't hear about earlier drug case

    Judge: KinderCare crash jury won't hear about earlier drug case
    When Robert Corchado goes to trial in the April hit-and-run crash at Goldenrod Road KinderCare, prosecutors won't be able to tell his jury about another crash months earlier involving illegal drugs, a judge ruled this week. Corchado, 29, faces several...
  • In a self-driving future, we may not even want to own cars

    In a self-driving future, we may not even want to own cars
    Personal transportation is on the cusp of its greatest transformation since the advent of the internal combustion engine. With the rise of self-driving vehicles, ride-sharing, traffic congestion and environmental regulation, we may not even own cars...
  • Driver injured in crash leaving car wash

    Driver injured in crash leaving car wash
    A Jeep rolling through a covered car wash in Costa Mesa slammed into a wall as it exited the cleaning area Friday afternoon, leaving the driver hospitalized, authorities said. The vehicle was coming off the wash rack at Hand Car Wash in the 2000 block...
  • Police: Man charged in fatal Williams Township crash

    Police: Man charged in fatal Williams Township crash
    State police charged a man with homicide by vehicle in an Aug. 14 crash in Williams Township that claimed the life of a 20-year-old man walking along the Delaware River. Jonathan W. Anderson, 21, of Horsham was charged Thursday with homicide by...
  • Mother campaigns for distracted-driving law in Texas after family deaths

    ROANOKE, Tex. Seven years after losing her husband in a distracted-driving crash, Jennifer Zamora-Jamison has lost a daughter, too. In 2007, Zamora-Jamison's husband, Iraq war veteran Javier Zamora, was killed on a California highway by a driver fumbling...
  • Five family members killed driving from Texas to Disney World

    Five family members killed driving from Texas to Disney World
    Five members of a Texas family on their way to a vacation in Disney World were killed in a single-car crash when their vehicle driven by their teenage son overturned on a highway in Louisiana, police said on Thursday. Michael and Trudi Hardman from...
  • Fatal medical issue preceded car crash involving Aurora man, cops say

    Fatal medical issue preceded car crash involving Aurora man, cops say
    An elderly man apparently suffered a fatal medical issue before he was involved in a single-car crash Thursday in downtown Aurora, police said Friday. Ronald C. Walker, 88, of the 900 block of Walter Avenue in Aurora, died Thursday night at an Aurora...