Latest Automotive accidents News

Man dies after motorcycle strikes deer

Jul. 19, 2019 6:43 PM EDT

FRANKFORD, Del. (AP) — Delaware State Police say a Pennsylvania man has died of injuries he suffered after his motorcycle struck a deer. Authorities say 52-year-old Michael Dunlap of Temple died Wednesday at Christiana Hospital. Investigators say Dunlap was riding a 1997 Harley Davidson on State Route 17...

8 children dead, 16 people hurt in Philippines truck crash

Jul. 19, 2019 6:40 AM EDT

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — A truck carrying more than two dozen villagers, mostly ecstatic grade schoolers on their way to a school festival, lost control Friday on a downhill road and flipped on its side, leaving eight students and an adult dead in the central Philippines, police said. Police investigator...

Gone rogue: At least 17 injured at UK 'car cruise' event

Jul. 19, 2019 5:16 AM EDT

LONDON (AP) — British police say 17 people have been injured in a crash at a "car cruise" event. Police said Friday that it appears there were no fatalities in the accident Thursday night. It happened at a gathering of car enthusiasts in Stevenage 32 miles (52 kilometers) north of London. Organizer Rix...

Trucker charged in Indiana highway crash killing mom, 2 kids

Jul. 18, 2019 4:44 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Prosecutors filed reckless homicide charges on Thursday against a Missouri semi driver for a highway construction zone crash in Indianapolis that killed a woman and her 18-month-old twin daughters. Documents filed by Marion County prosecutors say computer data from the truck driven by...

The Latest: $100K bond for trucker in deadly Indiana crash

Jul. 18, 2019 3:11 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Latest on charges in a Indianapolis highway construction zone crash that killed three people (all times local): 2:55 p.m. A judge has set a $100,000 bond for a Missouri truck driver facing felony charges for a highway construction zone crash in Indianapolis that killed a woman and...

The Latest: Greece: 10 arrested over migrants medical fraud

Jul. 18, 2019 2:23 PM EDT

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — The Latest on migration flows to Europe (all times local): 9:20 p.m. A doctor, two medical staff members, and a translator have been arrested at a state-run camp for migrants and refugees in Greece, accused of issuing medical notes for non-existent conditions to exempt migrants from...

Fiery tractor-trailer crash on interstate leaves 1 dead

Jul. 18, 2019 9:21 AM EDT

UPPER SAUCON, Pa. (AP) — State police say a fiery crash on an interstate highway in eastern Pennsylvania has left one person dead. Authorities say a tractor-trailer traveling eastbound on Interstate 78 in Upper Saucon slammed into the support system for the Route 309 overpass around 4:45 a.m. Thursday. The...

15 killed as van carrying migrants crashes in eastern Turkey

Jul. 18, 2019 8:15 AM EDT

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — A van carrying migrants rolled into a roadside ditch in eastern Turkey on Thursday, killing 15 people, a Turkish official said. More than 20 other people were also injured in the accident near the town of Ozalp, in Van province, close to Turkey's border with Iran, the province's...

Man struck, killed by vehicle after falling off ATV

Jul. 18, 2019 7:45 AM EDT

MARIANNA, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say an ATV rider was killed when he was thrown off it and struck by another vehicle on a road in western Pennsylvania. Marianna police say borough resident Tyler Raymond Markoff was driving his ATV on Rosewood Avenue when it overturned around 5:15 p.m. Wednesday as he tried...

Turkish official says 15 migrants are killed in road accident in eastern Turkey

Jul. 18, 2019 7:07 AM EDT
ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Turkish official says 15 migrants are killed in road accident in eastern Turkey.