Latest Automotive accidents News

2 pedestrians killed after car strikes deli

Aug. 24, 2019 12:51 PM EDT

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — A car has crashed into a building in New Haven and killed two pedestrians. Police say the sedan plowed into Justin's Deli Market in the city's Fair Haven section around 11 p.m. Friday, pinning two pedestrians. The impact of the crash crushed a dumpster and destroyed the building's...

Truck driver accused of striking, running over woman again

Aug. 24, 2019 12:13 PM EDT

MEDIA, Pa. (AP) — Prosecutors say a man has been charged with murdering a woman by hitting her with his pickup truck and then running over her again at a service station in southeastern Pennsylvania. The Delaware County district attorney's office says 36-year-old Daniel Williams is charged with criminal...

Authorities: 2 killed, others hurt in Nevada mine bus crash

Aug. 24, 2019 11:51 AM EDT

ELKO, Nev. (AP) — Authorities in rural northeastern Nevada say a mine bus collided head-on with a tractor-trailer rig Saturday, killing two people and injuring others. The Elko Daily Free Press reports the collision occurred north of Carlin on State Route 766, which leads to several mines operated by...

State probing fatal crash during NJ police pursuit

Aug. 24, 2019 11:03 AM EDT

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — State authorities in New Jersey say they are investigating a fatal crash that occurred when a vehicle being pursued by police struck another car, killing the driver and lone occupant. The state attorney general's office says a Hillside police officer was pursuing a car occupied by three...

Woman crossing downtown St. Louis street hit, killed

Aug. 24, 2019 10:51 AM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Police say a woman crossing a street in downtown St. Louis has died after being hit by a car. St. Louis television station KMOV reports that the woman was hit about 1 p.m. Saturday as she was walking near Busch Stadium. Authorities have not released other details about the crash or the...

Officials: Stolen car hits bus in Brooklyn; 6 people injured

Aug. 24, 2019 10:48 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Authorities say a stolen car crashed into a public bus in Brooklyn, sending six people to hospitals with non-life-threatening injuries. Police say the driver of the car — a 2019 Cadillac — has been arrested on auto theft, reckless endangerment and other charges after the...

North Macedonia van crash kills migrant; 12 others injured

Aug. 24, 2019 5:47 AM EDT

SKOPJE, North Macedonia (AP) — North Macedonia police say a 20-year old migrant from Bangladesh was killed and 12 others injured when a van packed with migrants collided with a truck on the main highway in the south. Police said Saturday that a van with 13 migrants hit the rear of the truck near the town...

Illinois trooper serving warrant dies from gunshot wounds

Aug. 23, 2019 9:51 PM EDT

EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP) — An Illinois State Police trooper died from wounds suffered early Friday while executing a search warrant in East St. Louis. Trooper Nicholas Hopkins, 33, of Waterloo, a 10-year veteran of the force, was wounded during an exchange of gunfire while serving the warrant at an East...

Texas newlywed couple killed in crash after wedding

Aug. 23, 2019 9:49 PM EDT

ORANGE, Texas (AP) — A newlywed Southeast Texas couple was killed when their car and a truck towing a trailer collided moments after the couple was wed. The crash happened about 3 p.m. Friday on State Highway 87 at Orange County Airport on the southwestern edge of Orange. That's 96 miles (154 kilometers)...

Wisconsin Supreme Court Justice Kelly ticket for accident

Aug. 23, 2019 4:49 PM EDT

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Wisconsin Supreme Court Justice Daniel Kelly has been ticketed for failing to stop at a stop sign after the car he was driving slammed into a van, sending two people to the hospital. The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports Friday that Kelly was ticketed near his home in North Prairie,...