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Police: Crash on Interstate 70 leaves 2 dead, 1 hospitalized

Jul. 21, 2019 8:26 PM EDT

GREENCASTLE, Ind. (AP) — Authorities are investigating a multi-vehicle crash in Clay County that left two elderly people dead and third person hospitalized. Indiana State Police say the SUV the two victims were traveling in was rear ended by a semi tractor-trailer on Interstate 70. The deceased were...

Late state trooper honored on memorial wall in Springfield

Jul. 21, 2019 3:58 PM EDT

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — An Illinois trooper killed in the line of duty has been honored on a memorial wall in the Illinois State Police Memorial Park. The State Journal-Register reports that friends, family members and colleagues of Trooper Brooke Jones-Story gathered Saturday in Springfield to add her...

New Hampshire police: 3 dead following roll-over crash

Jul. 21, 2019 3:51 PM EDT

NEW LONDON, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire police say three people are dead following a roll-over crash on Interstate 89 in New London. The crash in the northbound lane occurred just before noon Sunday near exit 12. WMUR-TV reports the vehicle rolled several times before hitting a construction sign. Apparently...

Pedestrian who darted into Apple Valley traffic dies

Jul. 21, 2019 3:04 PM EDT

APPLE VALLEY, Minn. (AP) — Police say a man has died after he unexpectedly darted into traffic near a busy intersection in Apple Valley and was struck by a vehicle. Thirty-seven-year-old Ian Micheal Rosch died early Friday at Hennepin County Medical Center. He was struck around 7 p.m. Thursday near the...

2 teenage girls crash into Madison squad car during chase

Jul. 21, 2019 2:42 PM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Madison police say they've arrested two teenage girls after a report of shots fired led to a chase and a crash into a squad car. Officers responded to the shots fired around 12:45 p.m. Saturday. They found nobody injured or any damage, but found a shell casing and evidence that a...

Mountain lion causes crash in California, injuring 9 people

Jul. 21, 2019 2:34 PM EDT

LAKEPORT, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say nine people were injured when a pickup truck struck a large mountain lion on a Northern California highway and then veered into an oncoming SUV. The California Highway Patrol says the head-on collision happened late Friday on State Route 29 near Kelseyville in Lake...

Woman dies in hit-and-run in Somerville

Jul. 21, 2019 2:24 PM EDT

SOMERVILLE, Mass. (AP) — Massachusetts State Police are investigating a suspected hit-and-run crash that left a pedestrian dead. Police say a woman who appeared to be in her early 50s was struck on Mystic Avenue in Somerville at about 8 p.m. Saturday. The preliminary investigation indicates she was in a...

1 dead, 5 injured in dump truck vs car collision in Glendale

Jul. 21, 2019 12:09 PM EDT

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Authorities say one person has been killed and five others critically injured after a dump truck collided with a car in Glendale. Phoenix Fire Department officials say the crash occurred about 5 a.m. Sunday. They say the dump truck was on its side on top of the car when rescue crews...

Man whose wife was struck and killed by vehicle sues FBI

Jul. 21, 2019 11:31 AM EDT

NORTH HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — A Connecticut man says in a $35 million lawsuit filed against the federal government that an off-duty police officer who struck and killed his wife with a vehicle last year worked for the FBI at the time. The New Haven Register reports that Edward Wilczynski, of North Haven, whose...

Florida deputy dies in traffic crash

Jul. 21, 2019 9:10 AM EDT

DEERFIELD BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A Florida sheriff's deputy died after his patrol car crashed into a pickup truck as he responded to a domestic violence call. Broward County Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Veda Coleman-Wright said the crash happened early Sunday in the Fort Lauderdale suburb of Deerfield Beach....