| Aug 3, 2011
| 7:58 AM
By Jim Gorzelany
Economic woes and double-digit unemployment are being blamed for a rash of staged auto accidents by criminals against unsuspecting motorists to line their pockets through fraudulent insurance claims.
Ten people were...
| Nov 2, 2011
| 10:05 AM
Just as a prudent owner cares for their car via regular maintenance, tomorrow’s vehicles will be able to care for their drivers by helping them keep track of their medical conditions.
Engineers at Ford are developing a car seat that incorporates a...
| May 23, 2012
| 8:02 AM
Despite the law and warnings that seat belts save lives, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration says people still aren’t wearing them, making high-travel holiday weekends especially dangerous.
According to NHTSA, if all passengers age 5...
| Dec 24, 2010
| 4:45 AM
A 28-year-old man is dead after a one-car crash Thursday night in Deep River and the driver has been charged with operating a motor vehicle under the influence.
A 2003 Toyota Tacoma was traveling southbound on Route 9 near exit 5 when the driver, Mark...
| Feb 1, 2011
| 9:56 AM
Police are responding to Cox Road where a school bus and a pick truck crashed near Penfield Hill Road, police said.
No injuries have been reported, said police spokesman Lt. Ron Milardo. The road remains open.
| May 15, 2015
| 7:29 PM
The National Transportation Safety Board has asked the FBI to examine window damage to determine whether an Amtrak train was hit by an object before it derailed in Philadelphia, the latest step after investigators on Friday questioned the engineer, who...
| May 16, 2015
| 5:49 PM
The federal government has ordered Amtrak to install automatic braking systems on the stretch of track where a train moving at twice the speed limit derailed at a curve in Philadelphia, killing eight people.
The Federal Railroad Administration also...
| Mar 9, 2014
| 6:49 PM
Crashing your car into a tree is horrific enough, but one such crash in California prompted a massive bee attack Sunday afternoon, according to CBSLA.com.
A car struck a tree, dislodging a large bee hive. The angry bees attacked the crash victims,...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 1:37 PM
The cause of a deadly pileup involving at least 70 cars and trucks caught in whiteout conditions in Germantown, Wis., might never be known.
But stunning video of the precise moment the pileup began serves as a warning to drivers to slow down in snowy,...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 8:39 AM
A Boeing airliner crash was caught on video Sunday, showing the plane perpendicular as it crashed nose first into the ground.
Fifty people -- 44 passengers and six crew members -- died as the plane exploded into a fireball. See the video above.
| Apr 30, 2014
| 7:11 PM
A train hauling crude oil that derailed Wednesday near downtown Lynchburg, Va., sending a giant fireball and acrid smoke into the sky, raised further concerns about public safety as railroads sharply increase the amount of oil they transport.