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Highway and Road Disasters

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  • Lake Worth man loses control of car, dies

    Lake Worth man loses control of car, dies
    A driver lost control of his car, hit a decorative rock and died on Thursday afternoon in Lake Worth, the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office reports. Two passengers were also injured in the Thanksgiving afternoon crash, PBSO said. Alcohol may have...
  • Honda says defective Takata air bags in 2002 used different design

    Honda says defective Takata air bags in 2002 used different design
    Honda Motor Co said it was aware of a ruptured Takata air bag inflator in a car that was covered by a 2002 recall but the inflator design was different from one that ruptured in a 2004 accident. The 2004 accident, which was not publicly disclosed until...
  • Woman injured as car falls 75 feet into creek early Thanksgiving in Annapolis

    Woman injured as car falls 75 feet into creek early Thanksgiving in Annapolis
    Anne Arundel County police say a woman suffered critical injuries in an early morning crash Thursday in Annapolis when a car fell off the road and into a creek. Police say officers and the fire department were called around 2:14 a.m. to Aris T Allen...
  • Crash-and-grab burglars hitting high-end stores in suburbs and Chicago

    Crash-and-grab burglars hitting high-end stores in suburbs and Chicago
    Barreling a vehicle through a store's thick glass window, the masked thieves smash a path toward their target: expensive jeans, handbags or jewelry. They scurry to grab as much high-end merchandise as can fit in their arms, then hustle from the scene....
  • Deaf woman critically injured by hit-and-run driver

    Deaf woman critically injured by hit-and-run driver
    A deaf woman remained in critical condition Thursday morning after she was struck by a hit-and-run driver in Hollywood. Ebonie Powell, 34, had been walking east on Mayo Street at about 12:35 a.m. Saturday, police said. When she attempted to cross...
  • Woman hospitalized after Blue Island crash

    Woman hospitalized after Blue Island crash
    A woman was hospitalized early Thursday morning after her car rolled over and crashed in south suburban Blue Island, authorities said. The crash happened about 12:30 a.m. near 127th Street and Winchester Avenue, authorities said. Crews responded to...
  • Teen was huffing and drunk in Mahoning Twp. crash, police say

    A 17-year-old from Summit Hill was inhaling a computer-cleaning spray and drinking alcohol before crashing into a Mahoning Township traffic-light pole, police said Wednesday. The youth was going west on Route 443 on Monday when the car hit the pole at...
  • Nissan Sedan crashes into Newport News home

    Nissan Sedan crashes into Newport News home
    A Nissan Sedan crashed into a house near 80th Street in Newport News on Wednesday evening, a Newport News police department news release said. Police and fire officials responded to a traffic accident at the intersection of 80th Street and Orcutt Avenue...
  • Fiery crash kills teen driver, injures passenger

    Fiery crash kills teen driver, injures passenger
    A high-speed single-car crash near Estancia High School in Costa Mesa killed a 16-year-old driver and injured his teenage passenger just after midnight Wednesday, according to police. The Orange County coroner's office identified the driver as Jacob...
  • Pa. needs stiffer penalties for truck drivers

    In Berks County, the driver of a tractor trailer was recently charged by police for allegedly falling asleep behind the wheel and causing an accident that killed at least two people and injured nine others. Federal regulations cap the number of hours a...
  • Burglars crash van into West Side store: 'This was a planned attack'

    Burglars crash van into West Side store: 'This was a planned attack'
    A swarm of as many as 20 thieves stripped a West Side clothing store of jeans and shoes after crashing a van through the front doors early Wednesday, according to police and store workers. "This was a planned attack," said one worker, who did not want to...