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Highway and Road Disasters

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  • One student taken to hospital after school-bus crash in Seminole County

    One student was taken to a local hospital when a vehicle collided into a school bus in Seminole County Monday morning, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. The crash occurred roughly at 8:50 a.m. at the intersection of State Road 46 and...
  • Lincoln Park lagoon crash: 'We didn't know it was our daughter there'

    Ignacio Beruben went to Ikea on Sunday with his daughter and had lunch with her before she left Sunday night to go out. It was the last time the two spoke to each other, he said. Claudia Beruben died when the car she was in flew off Lake Shore Drive and...
  • 89-year-old killed in crash is identified

    An 89-year-old Huntington Beach man who died after a traffic accident Thursday has been identified. Joseph Avella was driving a 2005 Nissan Altima out of parking lot onto Bolsa Chica Street near Heil Avenue around 2:40 p.m. when it collided with a truck...
  • Vehicle crashes into Northampton County Courthouse, woman becomes combative

    Vehicle crashes into Northampton County Courthouse, woman becomes combative
    In Easton, a car headed up Washington Street lost control and crashed into columns outside the Northampton County Courthouse on a snowy Monday. The owner, identified by court officials as Sarvataa Mae Christie, took exception to a Morning Call...
  • Taking from Peter to pay Paul is bad economics for tragedies

    Taking from Peter to pay Paul is bad economics for tragedies
    What happens when we cut government programs whenever we have to provide disaster relief? We turn a natural disaster into an economic one. That's Economics 101. Disaster relief is a form of insurance. You pay it in good times, and it pays you in bad...
  • NHTSA Spotlight Could Hasten Spread of Auto-Braking Systems

     
    Forward collision warning systems are now available on cars as affordable as the Ford Focus and Mazda3, but a new spotlight from the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration could hasten their spread. On Thursday, NHTSA announced plans to add...
  • DontÚ Stallworth tells students DUI death 'will always haunt me'

     Donté Stallworth tells students DUI death 'will always haunt me'
    When NFL wide receiver DontÚ Stallworth got behind the wheel of his car the morning of March 14, 2009, despite having been out drinking most of the night before, he made a decision that changed his life — and cost another man his. Student athletes...
  • 10 Freeway lanes shut down in Fontana after big rig driver killed in crash

    10 Freeway lanes shut down in Fontana after big rig driver killed in crash
    One person was killed on the westbound 10 Freeway in Fontana early Monday when a big rig crashed into a freeway sign and burst into flames, the California Highway Patrol said. The crash happened near Citrus Avenue about 3 a.m., said CHP Officer...
  • Man Arrested After Car Crashes Into Home

    WESTBROOK — Police arrested a 23-year-old man after they say he crashed into an unoccupied home on Boston Post Road early Sunday. Rodrigo P. Sousa, of Old Saybrook, was charged with operating a vehicle under the influence of drugs/alcohol, third-...
  • 66-year-old Portsmouth woman dies after crash in Suffolk

    66-year-old Portsmouth woman dies after crash in Suffolk
    A 66-year-old woman died Sunday following a single car accident in Suffolk. Irma J. McCoade, of Portsmouth, died Sunday morning at Bons Secours Health Center at Harbour View after the Ford Taurus she was driving ran off the road nearáthe intersection of...
  • Man injured in Schuylkill County crash

    Man injured in Schuylkill County crash
    A 47-year-old Tamaqua man was injured early Sunday morning in a one-car crash in Rush Township, Schuylkill County. Investigators say Thomas Nunemacher was taken to St. Luke's Hospital in Coaldale for treatment. Police did not have any information on...