RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Highway and Road Disasters

A collection of news and information related to Highway and Road Disasters published by this site and its partners.

Top Highway and Road Disasters Articles

Displaying items 111-121
  • Hit-and-run crash kills one in West Baltimore

    Hit-and-run crash kills one in West Baltimore
    A 42-year-old man was killed and two pedestrians were injured Monday morning in a hit-and-run crash in West Baltimore, and police are searching for the driver. About 9:30 a.m., officers in a marked police cruiser observed a car driving erratically going...
  • Putting the brakes on hit and runs

    Putting the brakes on hit and runs
    California law is clear: If a driver hits someone, he must stop the car, assist the victim, call 911 if necessary, and provide his name, address and vehicle information. Failure to stop is a hit and run, and if convicted, the driver could face prison or a...
  • Man Dies In Motorcycle Crash In Bethel

    BETHEL — A man was killed Sunday in a motorcycle crash near the intersection of Mansfield Street and Fleetwood Avenue. The man, whose identity was not released, was driving east on Mansfield Street around 5:20 p.m. when he veered off the paved...
  • Motorcyclist Seriously Injured In Manchester Crash

    MANCHESTER — A motorcyclist suffered life-threatening injuries when his bike collided with a car at Main Street and East Middle Turnpike on Friday night, police said. The motorcyclist was traveling north on Main Street about 10 p.m. when he...
  • Six months in jail for teen who stole from car in Paul Walker crash

    Six months in jail for teen who stole from car in Paul Walker crash
    LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - A teenager who stole a rooftop panel from the wrecked Porsche of actor Paul Walker, soon after the "Fast and Furious" star was killed in a crash, was sentenced on Thursday to six months in jail, a spokesman for prosecutors said....
  • Man dead after car crashes while fleeing police

    Man dead after car crashes while fleeing police
    A car took off from a traffic stop and crashed in the Gresham neighborhood overnight, leaving a man dead and two others hospitalized, according to police. The crash happened about 9:20 p.m. near 80th Street and Lowe Avenue in the Gresham neighborhood,...
  • Septuagenarian cyclist sidelined in bicycle-car crash

    Septuagenarian cyclist sidelined in bicycle-car crash
    As vacations go, this one was a pip. Some of the year's best cycling weather, of course, came in the week that followed Tuesday of last week, when I was rendered unable to get out to enjoy it. Mother Nature has a sadistic sense of humor. I shan't bother...
  • Cuban defector says he has information about dissident Paya's death

    MIAMI An officer in Cuba's Ministry of the Interior who claims to be related to former MININT chief Jose Abrantes and to have valuable information has defected and is being held in a migrant detention center in the Bahamas. Ortelio Abrahantes Bacallao,...
  • Bangor man dozes before his car crashes in Lower Mount Bethel

    A Bangor driver crashed into a tree in Lower Mount Bethel Township on Thursday afternoon as he fell asleep at the wheel at a curve, police said. David B. Carhart, 56, was going northwest on Richmond Road at curve to the right about 3:30 p.m. when his car...
  • Woman charged with DUI after fender bender

    A woman was charged with DUI after she got into a fender bender, causing damage to two cars, according to deputies. The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office said Ludmila Mason, 49, was driving southbound on State Road 7 in West Boca when she crashed into...
  • Man accused of posing as River North car valet, crashing car

    Man accused of posing as River North car valet, crashing car
    A Chicago man has been accused of impersonating a valet attendant at a parking lot in the River North neighborhood yesterday, then crashing a woman's car. Bernard Payne, 74, of the 4900 block of North Kenmore Avenue in Uptown, was arrested Tuesday...