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East Libya forces say 2 helicopters crashed, killing 2

Sep. 19, 2021 15:07 PM EDT

CAIRO (AP) — Forces loyal to a powerful Libyan commander said two military planes crashed on Sunday in over a village in eastern Libya, killing at least two officers. The self-styled Libyan Arab Armed Forces, led by Gen. Khalifa Hifter, said the helicopters collided in...

Military training jet crashes in Texas, injuring both pilots

Sep. 19, 2021 14:58 PM EDT

LAKE WORTH, Texas (AP) — A military training jet crashed Sunday in a Dallas suburb, injuring the two pilots and damaging three homes. Both pilots managed to eject from the plane before it crashed Sunday in Lake Worth, which is just west of Fort Worth, authorities said...

U.S. military training jet crashes in Dallas suburb, injuring both pilots and damaging several homes

Sep. 19, 2021 14:55 PM EDT
LAKE WORTH, Texas (AP) — U.S. military training jet crashes in Dallas suburb, injuring both pilots and damaging several homes.

Person drowns after drift boat hits rock, ejects floaters

Sep. 19, 2021 14:40 PM EDT

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A person has drowned in eastern Idaho after a drift boat carrying a group down the Henry's Fork River hit a rock, ejecting all the occupants. Authorities in Fremont County said the accident happened between Warm River and Ashton on Saturday...

Search on for car that struck and killed 2 on Interstate 91

Sep. 19, 2021 12:02 PM EDT

WETHERSFIELD, Conn. (AP) — The search is on for a vehicle that struck and killed two people on Interstate 91. State police said that after a previous collision occurred, several people were standing on the highway near Wethersfield at about 4 a.m. Sunday. ...

2nd fatal amateur-built aircraft crash near airport probed

Sep. 19, 2021 11:43 AM EDT

WADSWORTH, Ohio (AP) — Federal authorities are investigating the second fatal crash of an amateur-built aircraft this month in the vicinity of a municipal airport in northeastern Ohio. Robert Taylor, 64, of Medina was taking off from the Wadsworth Municipal Airport...

Henderson police: Bicyclist struck by car, dies in hospital

Sep. 19, 2021 11:12 AM EDT

HENDERSON, Nev. (AP) — A bicyclist has died after being struck by a car, according to Henderson police. They said the crash occurred around 9 p.m. Friday. Investigators believe the crash happened when an SUV changed lanes, crossing into a bicycle...

Wyoming man recovering from fiery truck crash near Gillette

Sep. 19, 2021 10:16 AM EDT

GILLETTE, Wyo. (AP) — The last thing Shane Fortner remembers is driving by the last big hill before entering Gillette. He was in his truck, tailing his dad, Bill, who was driving ahead of him north on Highway 59, heading into the south side of Gillette. ...

Capsized river boat leaves 10 dead in southwest China

Sep. 19, 2021 08:25 AM EDT

BEIJING (AP) — A boat that capsized on a river in southwest China has left at least 10 people dead, with another five still missing, according to state media on Sunday. CCTV said that the ship overturned shortly after it departed Saturday evening in Guizhou Province....

Pilot killed as small plane crashes while taking off in Ohio

Sep. 18, 2021 22:52 PM EDT

WADSWORTH, Ohio (AP) — The pilot of a small aircraft died when the plane he was flying crashed as it was departing from an Ohio airport in the evening on Saturday. Robert Taylor, 64, was taking off from the Wadsworth Municipal Airport when the nose of the plane hit the...