Latest Accidents News

The Latest: 2 storm-related injuries reported

Jul. 20, 2019 6:20 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Latest on storms that moved through Wisconsin on Friday and Saturday (all times local): 5:15 p.m. Storms that swept through Wisconsin on Saturday are being blamed for two injuries in Trempealeau County, and authorities are investigating whether the storm was a factor in two deaths. The...

2 killed in Utah crash when pickup truck goes off dirt road

Jul. 20, 2019 6:19 PM EDT

HUNTSVILLE, Utah (AP) — A pickup truck went off a northern Utah dirt road and rolled multiple times while plunging into a ravine and ejecting its seven occupants early Saturday, killing two people and injuring at least four, authorities said. The Weber County Sheriff's Office said deputies responding to a...

11-year-old girl drives SUV into house in Grand Forks

Jul. 20, 2019 6:03 PM EDT

GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) — Authorities say an 11-year-old girl was behind the wheel when a sport utility vehicle crashed into a house in Grand Forks. A 7-year-old girl and a man suffered minor injuries. Police say the crash happened Saturday afternoon. The preliminary investigation shows the Chevrolet Tahoe...

Tennessee student dies in accident on Guatemala trip

Jul. 20, 2019 5:47 PM EDT

JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. (AP) — A college-bound student in Tennessee was killed in an accident while on a trip to Guatemala. Carson-Newman University says Seth Washam died from an electrical short in a hotel swimming pool, according WATE-TV. His sister, Emma Washam, a junior at Carson-Newman, was injured in...

New video shows sparks flying in Boston's June derailment

Jul. 20, 2019 5:23 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Newly released video shows the moment when a Boston subway car derailed at an above-ground stop, damaging the train, tracks and signals. The Red Line train can be seen approaching the JFK/UMass stop on June 11 when sparks start to fly and bursts of light can be seen as rears car are jostled...

5 killed in 3-vehicle traffic accident in South Texas

Jul. 20, 2019 4:35 PM EDT

VICTORIA, Texas (AP) — Authorities say five people have been killed and seven injured in a three-vehicle accident in South Texas. The Department of Public Safety says the crash happened around 11 a.m. Saturday on U.S. 59, 5 miles (8 kilometers) northeast of Victoria. Sgt. Ruben San Miguel says...

Colorado ATV crash kills 1, injures 4

Jul. 20, 2019 4:08 PM EDT

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) — An all-terrain vehicle crash in Colorado has killed one person and injured four others. Colorado State Patrol Trooper Gary Cutler says the crash near the base of Pikes Peak happened Friday evening. One person was taken by helicopter to a hospital. The Colorado Springs-Gazette...

Resort employee injured in bear attack during 'safari tour'

Jul. 20, 2019 3:58 PM EDT

FARMINGTON, Pa. (AP) — Officials say a worker at a western Pennsylvania resort was injured in a bear attack while guiding a routine "Safari Tour" of wildlife kept at the property. Nemacolin Woodlands Resort says the Himalayan bear reached through a wire fence Saturday morning, pulled the employee closer...

Montana pilot makes emergency landing on Idaho highway

Jul. 20, 2019 3:23 PM EDT

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A Montana pilot made an emergency landing on an Idaho highway after having engine trouble. Fifty-three-year-old Scott Morledge-Hampton, of Billings, was headed to an airport north of Spokane, Washington, but ended up on Idaho Highway 97. The Kootenai County Sheriff's Office says it...

North Macedonia: Migrants hurt after driver jumps from truck

Jul. 20, 2019 2:35 PM EDT

SKOPJE, North Macedonia (AP) — Police in North Macedonia say 34 Afghan migrants have been injured in a highway accident after the driver of a truck allegedly carrying them north toward Serbia jumped from the running vehicle while trying to escape a police patrol. Police said Saturday that three of the...