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Highway and Road Disasters

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  • Rail workers' health issues are a growing safety concern

    Visibility was 10 miles and the morning sun had pushed the temperature close to 90 as Danny Joe Hall guided his mile-long Union Pacific freight train east through the grasslands of the Oklahoma Panhandle. Near the farming town of Goodwell, federal...
  • Car Stolen From Dish Crashes On Barbour Street; 2 Arrested

    HARTFORD — A city man and a West Hartford teenager were arrested Friday night after the stolen Lexus they were in crashed into a gas main at 220 Barbour St., police said. The car was stolen from the valet parking attendants at Dish Bar & Grill on...
  • Traffic: Crash cleared on eastbound I-95, I-4 in Volusia

    Traffic: Crash cleared on eastbound I-95, I-4 in Volusia
    Troopers have cleared up a crash that created a major traffic jam on eastbound lanes of Interstate 95 and eastbound lanes of Interstate 4 in Daytona Beach. Drivers still are experiencing slow-moving traffic, however. Avoid the area if possible for now....
  • Woman motorcyclist killed in collision with suspected drunk driver

    A 43-year-old female motorcyclist died after she was struck by a suspected drunk driver early Saturday morning in Gramercy Park in South Los Angeles, authorities said. Lisa McAllister of Long Beach was on a group ride with a local motorcycle group on...
  • Whitehall police seek white pickup that crashed into house, then left

    A large, white pickup truck crashed into the side of a vacant house in Whitehall Township on Friday afternoon and the fled north from the scene, police said. Township police are looking for the pickup, which hit the 884 Fifth St. house, a single-story...
  • At-risk day cares in Orange County may get crash barriers

    At-risk day cares in Orange County may get crash barriers
    Responding to last week's KinderCare crash, Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs has ordered a review that may lead to barriers separating certain buildings from traffic. In a memo to county commissioners earlier this week, Jacobs announced that a group...
  • Traffic: Multi-vehicle crash on I-4 blocking traffic

    Traffic: Multi-vehicle crash on I-4 blocking traffic
    A multi-vehicle crash in Volusia County on eastbound Interstate 4 is blocking traffic right now. The crash is at Exit 129 (US-92) near Daytona Beach. Traffic is backed up to Mile Marker 128. The left lane is blocked. Check back regularly for traffic...
  • Connecticut Couple Killed In Massachusetts Crash

    Connecticut Couple Killed In Massachusetts Crash
    STAFFORD — A 20-year-old from Stafford Springs and his girlfriend, who would have turned 19 on Thursday, were killed in a crash Wednesday morning on I-90 in Massachusetts. William Barnett and Alyssa Grenier were on their way to Logan...
  • 5 hurt as collision sends truck into South Side building

    5 hurt as collision sends truck into South Side building
    Five people were hurt this afternoon when two vehicles collided on the South Side and one of them struck a building, authorities said. Officials responded about 2:30 p.m. to a traffic crash at the intersection of East 71st Street and South Dr. Martin...
  • Man dies day after being charged in fatal Far South Side crash

    Man dies day after being charged in fatal Far South Side crash
    A West Pullman man who authorities say fled police at high speeds, ending in a crash that ejected and killed his passenger last week on the Far South Side, died himself Monday, authorities said. Glenn Jones, 27, had been charged with reckless homicide,...
  • Man charged 4 months after fatal South Side crash

    Man charged 4 months after fatal South Side crash
    An 18-year-old man has been charged in a December 2013 traffic crash that killed a man in the city's South Chicago neighborhood. Wallace D. Faust, 18, of the 7600 block of South Greenwood Avenue, was charged today with one felony count of aggravated DUI...