Latest Automotive accidents News

At least 10 people killed in road crash in north-central Mexico, officials say

Feb. 24, 2024 17:22 PM EST

MEXICO CITY (AP) — At least 10 people died Saturday from a crash between a tractor-trailer and a pick-up truck carrying passengers in north-central Mexico, authorities said. The accident occurred in the state of San Luis Potosí, northwest of Mexico City, according to the...

Jury convicts Southern California socialite in 2020 hit-and-run deaths of two young brothers

Feb. 23, 2024 23:14 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Southern California socialite was found guilty Friday of murder and other charges in the hit-and-run deaths of two young brothers in a crosswalk more than three years ago. Authorities said Rebecca Grossman, wife of a prominent Los Angeles burn doctor, fatally...

Police: 7 farmworkers in van, 1 pickup driver killed in head-on crash in California farming region

Feb. 23, 2024 23:09 PM EST

MADERA, Calif. (AP) — Seven farmworkers traveling in a van and the driver of a pickup truck were killed Friday in a head-on crash in a farming area in central California, police said. The crash at 6:15 a.m. left the van almost completely crumpled among blooming almond trees near...

Biden administration restores Trump-rescinded policy on illegitimacy of Israeli settlements

Feb. 23, 2024 15:39 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Biden administration on Friday restored a U.S. legal finding dating back nearly 50 years that Israeli settlements in the occupied Palestinian territories are “illegitimate” under international law. Secretary of State Antony Blinken said the U.S. believes...

Man killed in New York City subway car

Feb. 23, 2024 14:27 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — A 45-year-old man was killed in a New York City subway car early Friday morning, police said. The New York Police Department said the man was killed around 5 a.m. as he was riding a southbound D Train that was pulling into the 182-183 Streets station in the Bronx. ...

Man who intentionally drove his truck into a Muslim family, killing 4, gets life sentence in Canada

Feb. 22, 2024 19:58 PM EST

LONDON, Ontario (AP) — A man found guilty of using his pickup truck to kill four members of a Muslim family was sentenced Thursday to life in prison as a Canadian judge ruled that the actions of the admitted white nationalist amounted to terrorism. Nathaniel Veltman has also been...

New Hampshire man convicted of killing daughter, 5, whose body has not been found

Feb. 22, 2024 16:22 PM EST

MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — A New Hampshire man was convicted of second-degree murder Thursday in the death of his 5-year-old daughter, who police believe was killed nearly two years before she was reported missing in 2021 and whose body was never found. Adam Montgomery, 34, did not...

Crash kills a deputy, injures another while transporting an inmate, Texas sheriff says

Feb. 22, 2024 13:48 PM EST

CONROE, Texas (AP) — Two Texas deputies transporting an inmate were involved in a multi-vehicle crash that began when their SUV collided with a truck and careened into oncoming traffic. One deputy was ejected and killed, while the driver and inmate were injured, a Texas Department of Public...

2 killed in chain-reaction crash at a Georgia welcome center that engulfed semitrucks in flame

Feb. 22, 2024 13:44 PM EST

PORT WENTWORTH, Ga. (AP) — Two truck drivers were killed in a chain-reaction crash at a Georgia welcome center that engulfed several tractor-trailers in flames, according to authorities. The wreck happened Wednesday night after a speeding semitruck entered the parking lot of a...

Extreme fog fueled 20-vehicle crash with 21 hurt on US 84 in southeastern Mississippi

Feb. 21, 2024 17:52 PM EST

LAUREL, Miss. (AP) — At least 21 people were injured in a massive multi-vehicle crash early Wednesday on U.S. Hwy 84 in southeastern Mississippi, fueled by extreme fog conditions, authorities said. No deaths were reported. The crash happened near the U.S. 84...