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Passenger van rams into bus amid fog in Pakistan, killing 13

Nov. 30, 2020 2:49 PM EST

LAHORE, Pakistan (AP) — A speeding van carrying passengers crashed into a bus in foggy weather in eastern Pakistan on Monday, killing 13 people and injuring 17 others, a government official and rescuers said. The accident took place in the town of Narang Mandi in eastern Punjab province, said government...

4th teen dies after October crash in southern Illinois

Nov. 30, 2020 2:30 PM EST

VIENNA, Ill. (AP) — A fourth teenager has died from injuries in an October car crash in southern Illinois. Max Koehler, 15, of rural Vienna died Thursday while in hospice care in Missouri, according to his obituary. “Certainly, Max’s passing is a sad loss for our community, but we rejoice in...

Lincoln man killed in motorcycle crash west of Milford

Nov. 30, 2020 1:27 PM EST

MILFORD, Neb. (AP) — A Lincoln man died in a motorcycle crash near Milford in southeastern Nebraska last week, authorities said. The crash happened Wednesday night on U.S. Highway 6 just west of Milford, killing 20-year-old Luke Anderson, the Lincoln Journal Star reported. Seward County Sheriff Mike Vance...

Fort Wayne's replica fort faces costly repairs from crash

Nov. 30, 2020 11:48 AM EST

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) — The replica of Fort Wayne’s early 1800s namesake military post is facing costly repairs after a car crashed into its outer timber wall. The crash that happened Thursday knocked down the tall timbers making up a corner of the Old Fort’s wall and damaged the...

Man killed, 4 kids seriously hurt in suspected DUI crash

Nov. 30, 2020 10:49 AM EST

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. (AP) — A man was killed and four children were seriously injured when the car they were in was struck by an allegedly drunk driver in Southern California, authorities said. Investigators said the five victims were in a Toyota Camry when they were hit by a Ford Mustang that ran a red...

Connecticut troopers make 29 DUI arrests over holiday period

Nov. 30, 2020 10:43 AM EST

MIDDLETOWN, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut troopers responded to 376 accidents on state highways and charged 29 people with driving under the influence during beefed-up enforcement efforts over the Thanksgiving holiday period, state police said Monday. Seven people were killed in crashes from early Wednesday...

Police: 1 in custody, 1 at large after multi-agency chase

Nov. 30, 2020 6:36 AM EST

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Police in Alabama responded to a burglary which led to a car chase in which shots were fired at officers from multiple agencies and at least one cruiser crashed. One suspect was arrested while another got away, authorities said. Hueytown police were initially called to Birmingham...

West Virginia police seek driver in crash that killed child

Nov. 30, 2020 4:53 AM EST

BRADSHAW, W.Va. (AP) — Police in West Virginia are looking for a motorist involved in a hit-and-run accident that killed a 2-year-old boy. The child was struck Thursday near the McDowell County community of Bradshaw, Sheriff's Deputy James Muncy said. Details of the accident weren't released. The vehicle,...

Police investigate after officer collides with pedestrian

Nov. 29, 2020 4:19 PM EST

CHESTER, Va. (AP) — Police in Virginia are investigating an officer-involved crash that injured a pedestrian. Chesterfield County police said an officer driving a marked police vehicle collided with a pedestrian late Saturday. Police said the officer was driving to assist another officer when the collision...

Police checking car crash find 2 men shot to death inside

Nov. 29, 2020 1:58 PM EST

GULFPORT, Miss. (AP) — An investigation into a wreck Saturday along the Mississippi coast turned into a homicide probe after officers found two men shot to death inside, authorities said. Rashaud Fairley, 22, and Charles Johnson, 34, died at the scene around 5:15 a.m. Saturday, Harrison County Deputy...