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Highway and Road Disasters

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  • Motorcycles can ride in HOV lanes

    Motorcycles can ride in HOV lanes
    Q: I have been told by several law enforcement officers that it is legal for motorcycles to ride with one person in the HOV lanes. Could you get us motorcycle riders some clarification? Bo Carofano, Boca Raton Motorcycles are permitted by federal law to...
  • 2nd fatality reported after Christmas Day crash in Northbrook

    2nd fatality reported after Christmas Day crash in Northbrook
    A 91-year-old woman and a 93-year-old man have died and three others were hurt during a two cars crashed in Northbrook on Christmas Day, according to authorities. At approximately 6:15 p.m. Thursday, Cook County Sheriff’s Police were notified of a...
  • DUI: Driver slams into accident investigation, injures officers, cops say

    DUI: Driver slams into accident investigation, injures officers, cops say
    Guess he though the flashing strobe lights marked the party zone. Daytona Beach cops said DUI suspect, Jamez Griffin, injured officers when he plowed through an accident investigation visible by flashing strobe lights on patrol cars before leading...
  • Palmerton mother talks about crash that killed her 2 children

    For more than an hour, Courtney Anne Murray begged her mom to let her tag along with her older brother Nathan, who was going to his friend's house last Friday night in Palmerton. Melissa Hollenbach repeatedly told Courtney, two months away from her...
  • Car accident crashed their lives, but agency restored hope

    SEATTLE Their scars are constant reminders of when a car accident in the summer of 2010 turned their lives upside-down. You can see where Elizabeth Gonzalez had a tracheotomy to help her breathe and where the screws were placed in her back. Similar scars...
  • Pine Hills crash into pole cause 800 residents to lose power

    Pine Hills crash into pole cause 800 residents to lose power
    More than 800 residents were left without electricity the morning after Christmas when a car crashed into a power pole in Orange County, according to officials. The crash occurred near the intersection of Ardenwood Ct and North Powers Drive in Pine Hills...
  • Blotter: Woman charged with DUI; 'one-hitter' found in vehicle in Orland Park

    Blotter: Woman charged with DUI; 'one-hitter' found in vehicle in Orland Park
    The following were taken from police reports. Orland Park A 48-year-old Lemont woman whose blood-alcohol content was significantly higher than the legal limit was charged with DUI, and with illegal transportation of alcohol, possession of cannabis,...
  • Car crash in Chicago Heights leaves one dead

    Car crash in Chicago Heights leaves one dead
    A 61-year-old woman was killed in a single-car crash in south suburban Chicago Heights near her home Thursday evening, authorities said. The accident happened just before 7 p.m. near the intersection of Western Avenue and Lincoln Highway, according to a...
  • Collision reports available for purchase online

    Drivers who've been involved in a traffic collision in Glendale can now purchase the related police report online, which authorities said will reduce clerk costs and increase efficiency in the police department. Glendale police have partnered with...
  • Deltona man, 26, dies in Volusia County motorcycle crash

    A 26-year-old Deltona man died Friday after his motorcycle crashed head-on with an SUV, according to the Volusia County Sheriff's Office. Conrad Lapura was going eastbound on Saxon Boulevard near Finland Drive in Deltona around 2 p.m. when he crossed the...
  • Woman struck, killed by pickup truck on 105 Freeway on Christmas night

    Woman struck, killed by pickup truck on 105 Freeway on Christmas night
    A woman standing outside her car on the eastbound 105 Freeway was struck and killed just before midnight Christmas night by a passing a pickup truck, which fled the scene, authorities said. The 61-year-old South Gate woman was pronounced dead Thursday...