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Highway and Road Disasters

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  • Accident leaves car sitting on guardrail

     
    Driver Martha Sue McCown, 18, checks out damage after accident left the vehicle sitting on guard rail....
  • Hit-and-run crash killed Orlando woman in Cocoa Beach

    Hit-and-run crash killed Orlando woman in Cocoa Beach
    A 27-year-old Orlando woman found dead in Brevard County earlier this month was a victim of a hit-and-run crash, Cocoa Beach police announced. The body of Jessica Erausquin, 27, was found Oct. 16 in front of a home in the 200 block of Rose Drive....
  • Pedestrian Struck on Route 66 In Middlefield

    MIDDLEFIELD — A pedestrian has been struck on Route 66 closing the area to traffic, according to the state Department of Transportation. The accident was reported about 10:27 p.m. The DOT expects it to take up to six hours to clear the accident.
  • Suffolk head-on crash injures two

    One man suffered severe injuries as the result on a head-on collision in Suffolk involving a Ford Ranger pick-up truck and a dump truck, city officials said. The incident in the 1200 block of Portsmouth Boulevard/Route 58 happened about 2 p.m., when the...
  • I-84 Driver Crosses Into Lanes For Oncoming Traffic, Avoids Collision

    I-84 Driver Crosses Into Lanes For Oncoming Traffic, Avoids Collision
    TOLLAND — An eastbound driver on I-84 escaped injury Monday when he lost control of his car, crossed the westbound lanes of the highway, but avoided colliding with oncoming traffic, police said. Paul D. Sheldon, 51, of Tolland Stage Road became ill...
  • School bus, pickup crash in Miramar

    School bus, pickup crash in Miramar
    A Ford pickup truck driven by a City of Miramar Parks and Recreation employee and a school bus carrying eight Driftwood Middle School students collided Monday afternoon in Miramar. The crash happened around 4:45 p.m at the intersection of South Hiatus...
  • Glastonbury Police: Drunken Driver Nearly Hits Police Car

    Glastonbury Police: Drunken Driver Nearly Hits Police Car
    GLASTONBURY — A wrong-way driver who police said nearly struck an oncoming police cruiser over the weekend was charged with drunken driving. Ayesheh Nims, 25, of Feldspar Ridge, Glastonbury, was charged with driving under the influence of alcohol...
  • LifeStar Called After Accident In Mansfield

    LifeStar Called After Accident In Mansfield
    MANSFIELD — LifeStar Helicopter was called to Windham Hospital after a car accident Monday evening on Mansfield Avenue, emergency dispatch said. The accident was reported about 6:20 p.m., according to dispatch. The accident was on Mansfield Avenue...
  • Former Hawk Blaylock gets 15 years in fatal crash

    On Monday, former NBA All-Star Daron "Mookie" Blaylock was sent to prison for killing a woman in a crash on Tara Boulevard. The sentence put another face on the golf-loving basketball legend than the one once so familiar with NBA fans. The 47-year-old...
  • Cardinals in disbelief over Taveras' death

    Cardinals outfielder Oscar Taveras, a rising meteor of talent who was considered one of the top hitting prospects in the game since his first at-bat in the minor leagues, was killed in a car accident Sunday afternoon in his native Dominican Republic. He...
  • Mike Matheny: Death of Cardinals' Oscar Taveras 'like a bad dream'

    Mike Matheny: Death of Cardinals' Oscar Taveras 'like a bad dream'
    St. Louis manager Mike Matheny has found it difficult to find the words following the tragic death Sunday of outfielder Oscar Taveras, one of the top prospects in the majors. Taveras, 22, died in a car crash in the Dominican Republic. He was playing...