Latest Automotive accidents News

Ex-Indiana top lawyer brushes off groping case in House bid

Aug. 17, 2022 18:09 PM EDT

ELKHART, Ind. (AP) — Former Indiana Attorney General Curtis Hill is dismissing as “old news” the question of whether allegations that he drunkenly groped four women during a 2018 party could hurt his chances of replacing Republican U.S. Rep. Jackie Walorski following her death in a highway...

2 brothers charged with conspiracy in deadly smuggling crash

Aug. 16, 2022 18:42 PM EDT

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Two brothers from Mexico are facing federal charges after fleeing from U.S. authorities in late July and crashing their vehicle, killing two and injuring 10 others just miles from the international border. Federal prosecutors announced Tuesday that Jorge...

Names of 3 killed in collision along Oregon Coast released

Aug. 16, 2022 18:40 PM EDT

LINCOLN CITY, Ore. (AP) — The three people killed in a head-on vehicle collision on Highway 101 near Lincoln City have been identified. Claude Segerson, 69, Matthew Phillips, 31, and Christopher Padilla, 30, all of the Oregon town of Otis, died Monday, Oregon State Police said. ...

Germany: 1 dead, 9 injured after test car veers into traffic

Aug. 16, 2022 06:51 AM EDT

BERLIN (AP) — A test car with autonomous steering capability veered into oncoming traffic in Germany, killing one person and seriously injuring nine others, police said Tuesday. A spokesman for police in the southwestern town of Reutlingen said the electric BMW iX with five people...

Bus accident in Kashmir kills at least 6 Indian soldiers

Aug. 16, 2022 04:20 AM EDT

SRINAGAR, India (AP) — A bus carrying paramilitary soldiers in Indian-controlled Kashmir skidded off a mountainous road and rolled down into a river on Tuesday, killing at least six and injuring dozens of others, officials said. People injured in the accident in the southern...

Bus rams into fuel truck in eastern Pakistan, killing 20

Aug. 16, 2022 02:53 AM EDT

MULTAN, Pakistan (AP) — A passenger bus rammed into a fuel truck on a highway in eastern Pakistan before dawn on Tuesday, igniting a fire that killed at least 20 people, police and rescue officials said. According to the officials, the accident happened near the town of Jalalpur...

Prosecutor: Driver's mental health deteriorated before crash

Aug. 15, 2022 21:33 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The driver suspected of causing a fiery crash that killed five people, including a pregnant woman, near Los Angeles was suffering from worsening mental health problems and had been involuntarily committed for psychiatric treatment, prosecutors said Monday while seeking to deny...

4 killed as high-speed chase ends in deadly West Texas crash

Aug. 15, 2022 19:31 PM EDT

SANDERSON, Texas (AP) — Four people were killed when a high-speed chase ended in a fiery head-on collision on a remote West Texas highway, officials said Monday. The episode began at dusk Friday on U.S. 90 just east of Sanderson, about 230 miles (370.15 kilometers) west of San...

3 dead in crash on Highway 101 along Oregon Coast

Aug. 15, 2022 17:26 PM EDT

LINCOLN CITY, Ore. (AP) — Three people died in a crash involving two vehicles on the Oregon Coast, Oregon State Police troopers said. The crash south of Lincoln City at Gleneden Beach happened Monday morning on Highway 101, police said. Oregon State Police confirmed...

Police: Car crash that injured 15 at pub appears accidental

Aug. 15, 2022 17:20 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Va. (AP) — Police investigating a crash that injured more than a dozen people at a popular northern Virginia pub over the weekend said Monday that they don't believe the crash was intentional. A ride-share driver crashed into Ireland's Four Courts in Arlington, about 3...