Latest Automotive accidents News

Western NY gets lots of snow; bus flips, no serious injuries

Nov. 12, 2019 10:04 AM EST

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — A bus carrying seven passengers turned over on its side on a snow-slicked highway south of Syracuse as much of New York was hit with its first major snowstorm of the season. Cortland County sheriff's deputies say no one was seriously hurt in the 1:30 a.m. crash Tuesday of the New York...

Wreck jams I-15 in Southern California's Cajon Pass

Nov. 12, 2019 9:56 AM EST

HESPERIA, Calif. (AP) — Firefighters have extinguished a fire ignited by a crash on Interstate 15 in Cajon Pass east of Los Angeles. The San Bernardino County Fire Department tweets that the fire erupted early Tuesday morning when a big rig and another vehicle went over the side on the northbound 15 near...

As snow moves toward East Coast, bitter cold hits Midwest

Nov. 12, 2019 7:28 AM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — Much of the snow that was supposed to fall in the Midwest has come down and now it's time for the main event: Record-breaking cold. The National Weather Service said Tuesday and Wednesday may see record cold from the southern Plains to the Mississippi Valley to the Great Lakes and beyond,...

Afghan official: 16 die as minivan plunges into ravine

Nov. 12, 2019 5:48 AM EST

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan official says that 16 people died when a minivan skidded off an icy road and plunged into a ravine in snowy weather in northern Baghlan province. Safder Mohsini, the provincial council chief, says the victims were all headed to a wedding ceremony to Khost wa Freng when the...

Deer jumps through Tennessee medical center window

Nov. 12, 2019 4:17 AM EST

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Hospital officials say a deer crashed through a window of a Tennessee medical center, alarming patients in the waiting room. WATE-TV reports that three patients at Tennova's North Knoxville Medical Center had to be treated for minor injuries on Monday after the deer unexpectedly...

2 riders dead after motorcycles collide in Florida

Nov. 12, 2019 4:10 AM EST

MOORE HAVEN, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a Florida man and a Texas man were killed when their motorcycles collided on a Florida road. A Florida Highway Patrol report says 26-year-old Steve Nunes Jr., of Saginaw, Texas, and 29-year-old Fabio Ramos, of Cape Coral, Florida, died at the scene of Saturday's...

Winter already? Snow, deep freeze from Rockies to East Coast

Nov. 11, 2019 9:19 PM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — An arctic air mass that brought snow and ice to an area stretching from the Rocky Mountains to northern New England on Monday was poised to give way to record-breaking cold temperatures. In mid-Michigan, three people were killed in a two-vehicle crash that the Eaton County sheriff's...

The Latest: About 1,200 flights cancelled at O'Hare airport

Nov. 11, 2019 9:18 PM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on the winter storm in the Midwest (all times local): 8 p.m. Between 2 and 6 inches of snow fell in northern Illinois, forcing the cancellation of about 1,200 flights at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport. The National Weather Service said Monday night that snowfall has ended...

Patrol: 1 person dies after icy roads cause crash in Kansas

Nov. 11, 2019 6:02 PM EST

OVERBROOKE, Kan. (AP) — The Kansas Highway Patrol reports an 8-year-old girl died in a three-vehicle wreck caused by icy roads in northeast Kansas. The patrol said the collision occurred Monday on U.S. Highway 56 near Overbrooke in Osage County. The patrol reports a truck driving westbound on the highway...

Phoenix woman accused of reckless manslaughter in car crash

Nov. 11, 2019 4:27 PM EST

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Police in Glendale say a Phoenix woman has been accused of reckless manslaughter after the vehicle she was driving hit a wall and killed the passenger. They say 24-year-old Evangelina Elizabeth Lara was arrested after Sunday night's crash. According to witnesses, Lara passed several...