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Highway and Road Disasters

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  • Small town fights big-time truck traffic

    Small town fights big-time truck traffic
    Elwood residents have long tolerated growing tractor-trailer traffic that rattles homes, strains nerves and interrupts funeral processions to the nearby national military cemetery. But with 8,000 big rigs rolling through town each day, many say their...
  • Traffic: Weather-related road closures in Carroll County

    Traffic: Weather-related road closures in Carroll County
    The state Department of Transportation reported weather-related road closures in Carroll County on Wednesday morning due to Tuesday night's storms. All traffic is shut down on MD 30 in Manchester due to debris on Bachmans Valley Road at 12:03 a.m. on...
  • Suspect in crash, kidnapping faces new charge

    Suspect in crash, kidnapping faces new charge
    A man is jailed without bond and facing a litany of charges in connection with the car-crashing pursuit and violent abduction of his ex-girlfriend in Fort Lauderdale. Jeffrey A. Simmons, 31, had a first-appearance court hearing Tuesday after earlier...
  • Oklahoma rape suspect arrested while in coma dies at hospital

    OKLAHOMA CITY (Reuters) - An Oklahoma suspect in multiple rapes who was arrested after a car crash left him in a coma died at a hospital on Tuesday hours before he was to be formally charged, prosecutors said. Desmond La-Don Campbell, 30, was...
  • Man on federal parole flees three crashes, surrenders to police

    An intoxicated man on federal parole fled three crashes Saturday and then, after surrendering to police, spit on a paramedic who was evaluating him, Bethlehem police said. Oliver Sims, 28, of the 100 block of Frankford Street, Bethlehem, was charged with...
  • Questions surround fiery Tesla Model S crash in Los Angeles

     
    Filed under: EV/Plug-in, Tesla Motors Automobiles can be dangerous objects, especially when moving at highway speeds. The July 4th holiday in the US, which took place this past weekend, is often an extra-dangerous time on America's roads, with an...
  • Traffic: Collision on I-895 in Baltimore City

    Traffic: Collision on I-895 in Baltimore City
    A four-vehicle collision on Interstate 895 North in Baltimore City at the Steel Bridge has closed the northbound left traffic lane and northbound left shoulder at 7:38 a.m. on Tuesday, according to the state Department of Transportation. The incident had...
  • Man caught having sex in Deerfield Beach parking lot arrested

    A man caught having sex in a Deerfield Beach parking lot over the weekend led deputies on a car chase that ended with his arrest, according to a complaint affidavit. Sandro Garcia, 36, of Lake Worth, is facing 14 charges, including aggravated battery on...
  • Dump truck, car in Catasauqua collision

    Police, fire and emergency medical services crews were dispatched to Catasauqua this morning to respond to a collision between a car and a trash truck. The crash occurred at about 7:45 at the intersection of Race and Lehigh Streets. Radio dispatches said...
  • Southbound 101 lanes reopen in Hollywood after crash kills pedestrian

    Southbound 101 lanes reopen in Hollywood after crash kills pedestrian
    A pedestrian was fatally struck by a car on the 101 Freeway early Tuesday at Highland Avenue in Hollywood, prompting three southbound lanes to be closed for more than two hours and snarling the morning commute toward downtown. The victim, identified...
  • LAPD cruiser crashes while pursuing DUI suspect; no officers hurt

    LAPD cruiser crashes while pursuing DUI suspect; no officers hurt
    A police cruiser crashed into a median early Tuesday in Van Nuys while pursuing a man suspected of driving under the influence, authorities said. Los Angeles police officers began pursuing the man on Sherman Way around 1:50 a.m. after observing him...