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Indonesian soccer fan recalls sting of tear gas before crush

Oct. 03, 2022 23:28 PM EDT

MALANG, Indonesia (AP) — Dicky Kurniawan felt the sharp sting in his eyes as Indonesian police fired tear gas into the football stadium. From his seat near an exit, he said he watched the melee unfold Saturday night as angry fans poured into the field to demand answers after host...

Three members of NW Indiana family killed in head-on crash.

Oct. 03, 2022 18:20 PM EDT

INDIANOLA, Ill. (AP) — Three members of a northwest Indiana family died in a fiery head-on collision in eastern Illinois, authorities said. Lee J. Hall, 52; Felisha J. Hall, 46; and their daughter, Madison G. Hall, 18, all of Oxford, Indiana, were killed in the crash early Sunday...

4-vehicle crash on Ohio interstate kills inmate; others hurt

Oct. 03, 2022 16:24 PM EDT

MORAINE, Ohio (AP) — A four-vehicle crash on an Ohio interstate claimed the life of a jail inmate and injured others who were assigned to a highway litter cleanup detail, authorities said. The Ohio State Highway Patrol said the crash on I-75 south of the exit for the University of...

3 dead after SUV hits deer, then truck on Indiana Toll Road

Oct. 03, 2022 16:14 PM EDT

SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Three people died and two others were injured when an SUV struck a deer along the Indiana Toll Road and crashed into an oncoming pickup truck, police said. Indiana State Police said preliminary findings indicate the SUV was traveling westbound just before 8...

Browns again hurt themselves in painful road loss to Falcons

Oct. 03, 2022 15:58 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Myles Garrett's car crash triggered another week of distractions for the Browns, leading to a familiar frustrating finish on Sunday. They're their own worst enemy. Cleveland's inability to score in the red zone and a costly defensive breakdown — a...

1 dead in plane crash into Montana's Flathead River

Oct. 03, 2022 14:23 PM EDT

THOMPSON FALLS, Mont. (AP) — A person was killed after piloting a plane in western Montana into some power lines and then crashing into the Flathead River. The crash was reported at about 8:45 a.m. Sunday near Plains, The Sanders County Sheriff’s Office said. A...

Tour bus crash injures musician Hardy, 3 others

Oct. 03, 2022 14:18 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A tour bus carrying country music singer and songwriter Hardy and three others was involved in a crash that injured everyone on board. All four people on the bus were treated for “significant injuries” suffered in the crash as they headed home from a...

UTV overturns; helmetless, unbelted Louisiana teen dies

Oct. 03, 2022 11:23 AM EDT

NATCHITOCHES, La. (AP) — Louisiana State Police say a 16-year-old riding in a utility terrain vehicle without using a seat belt or helmet died after a 14-year-old driver lost control and overturned. The driver suffered minor injuries, although also helmetless and unrestrained. ...

Crash of small plane into house investigated; 3 dead

Oct. 03, 2022 09:47 AM EDT

HERMANTOWN, Minn. (AP) — Federal investigators hope to determine what caused a single-engine plane to crash into a house in northern Minnesota, killing three on board and narrowly missing two people asleep in the house. Officials say the Cessna 172 Skyhawk went down shortly before...

Phone alerts responders after car hits tree, killing all 6

Oct. 03, 2022 08:44 AM EDT

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A passenger's cellphone automatically alerted responders after a car hit a tree early Sunday in a Nebraska crash that killed all six of its young occupants, authorities said. Five men in the Honda Accord died at the scene of the crash around 2:15 a.m. in...