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Woman on Lawn Mower
Killed by Small Plane
Oct 2, 2023 4:20 PM CDT
Woman on Lawn Mower Killed by Small Plane
Pilot tried to pull up when he saw woman at Oklahoma airport, authorities say
- A woman on a lawn mower was pronounced dead at the scene Friday after she was hit by a small plane at an airport, the Oklahoma Highway Patrol says. Authorities say 27-year-old Samantha Hayes suffered a head injury when she was hit by the wing of a 1972 Bonanza A36...
Overturned Truck With Toxic
Cargo Causes 'Multiple' Deaths
Sep 30, 2023 8:30 AM CDT
Overturned Truck With Toxic Cargo Causes 'Multiple' Deaths
Area around Illinois accident evacuated due to plume from ammonia leak near Teutopolis
- A semitruck carrying anhydrous ammonia overturned in Illinois, causing "multiple fatalities" and prompting an evacuation of area residents, police said Saturday. The accident, which involved "multiple" vehicles, happened about a half-mile east of Teutopolis on US Highway 40 on Friday at about 9:25pm local time, Illinois State...
Scary NYC Morning:
'This Could Have
Been Much Worse'
Jul 26, 2023 9:20 AM CDT
Scary NYC Morning: 'This Could Have Been Much Worse'
Only minor injuries reported after crane's arm plummets to the street in Manhattan
- A towering construction crane caught fire high above the west side of Manhattan on Wednesday morning, then lost its long arm , which smashed against a nearby building, dangled, and then plummeted to the street as people ran for their lives on the sidewalk below, the AP reports. Four people suffered...
It's a Site Known
This One Just
Jul 1, 2023 9:00 AM CDT
It's a Site Known for Crashes. This One Just Killed Dozens
At least 51 die after truck hits market traders, other vehicles in Londiani, Kenya
- A truck rammed into several other vehicles and market traders in western Kenya, killing dozens, police said. The Friday evening accident occurred at a location known for vehicle crashes near the Rift Valley town of Londiani, which is about 125 miles northwest of the capital, Nairobi. Officers at the scene...
Crew Hurt as
Set Is 'Plunged Into Chaos'
Jun 12, 2023 9:03 AM CDT
Crew Hurt as
Set Is 'Plunged Into Chaos'
6 receive treatment for non-life-threatening injuries on sequel set in Morocco
- Paramount Pictures says that multiple crew members were injured Wednesday in Morocco on the set of the
sequel, after a stunt went awry. "While filming a planned stunt sequence ... an accident occurred during which several crew members experienced non-life-threatening injuries," a spokesperson for the studio says in...
Apr 26, 2023 9:50 AM CDT
Sweden Accidentally Fires Rocket Into Norway
Its neighbor, a little peeved, claims notice wasn't relayed through 'proper channels'
- Monday morning is perhaps not the best time for a rocket launch, as Sweden may have learned when it fired off a research rocket, only to have it land off target in neighboring Norway. The rocket launched at 7:20am local time Monday from the Esrange Space Center in northern...
The Crash Into 20 Cyclists
Appears to Have Been Accident
Feb 28, 2023 12:00 AM CST
The Crash Into 20 Cyclists Appears to Have Been Accident
Driver allegedly told police his steering locked
- The crash of a truck into a group of 20 bicyclists on a bridge that killed two and injured nearly all the rest of a Phoenix area cycling group appears to have been an accident, police said Monday. The driver told officers his steering locked, the AP reports. Goodyear Police...
Star Stunt-Driver Dies
in Snowmobile Crash
Jan 3, 2023 8:16 AM CST
Star Stunt-Driver Dies in Snowmobile Crash
Rally champ Ken Block killed at the age of 55 in Wasatch County, Utah
- Ken Block, a motor sports champ and sportswear company co-founder who became an internet sensation for his nail-biting stunts , has died in a snowmobiling accident in Utah, per his Hoonigan Racing team. He was 55. The Wasatch County Sheriff's Office says Block was riding on a steep slope around...
Rep Gives Update
After Snow Plow
Jan 3, 2023 12:39 AM CST
Jeremy Renner's Rep Gives Update After Snow Plow Accident
Actor is still in critical but stable condition after surgery
- Jeremy Renner remains in critical but stable condition after a snow plow accident at his Reno, Nevada, home Sunday following a big storm in the area the day prior. "We can confirm that Jeremy has suffered blunt chest trauma and orthopedic injuries and has undergone surgery today, January 2nd...
Delivery Goes Very Awry
Dec 17, 2022 7:00 AM CST
40K-Pound Meatball Delivery Goes Very Awry
Tractor-trailer crash in Virginia sent lots of meatballs onto Interstate 95
- A tractor-trailer accident this week left a big mess on a Virginia highway, and it wasn't just debris from the crash. WAVY reports that Virginia State Police were called to the scene of an accident on Interstate 95 in Greensville County around 12:30am on Friday, where one big...
Scene Really Hurt
Dec 1, 2022 10:45 AM CST
Scene Really Hurt
He says he was seriously burned when character's hat was set on fire
- Joe Pesci has fond memories of making two
movies—and a not-so-fond memory of sustaining a real injury from one of the many booby traps Macaulay Culkin's character set for the bumbling burglars played by Pesci and Daniel Stern. In an interview with
to mark the...
Driver Who Hit
It Was an Accident
Nov 22, 2022 10:05 AM CST
Driver Who Hit Sheriff's Recruits: It Was an Accident
Nicholas Gutierrez, initially arrested on suspicion of attempted murder, says he fell asleep
- Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva said 25 recruits were injured , several critically, when a driver deliberately plowed into them as they jogged near a training center in South Whittier on Wednesday. The driver tells a very different story. In an interview with KNBC , 22-year-old Nicholas Gutierrez says he was...
He Fell 5 Stories and His Bones
Exploded. He Didn't Crumble
Oct 12, 2022 2:35 PM CDT
He Fell 5 Stories and His Bones Exploded. He Didn't Crumble
'Esquire' tells the story of Mike Conner
- On April 2, 2013, engineer Mike Conner was at a church in Clovis, California, inspecting sprinklers the fire marshal had taken issue with in the attic. Conner fell five stories, landing feet first on concrete. Writing for
, Joshua St.Clair's description of what happened immediately after—and then...
After First Day of Classes,
Tragedy on Oregon Campus
Aug 30, 2022 12:45 PM CDT
After First Day of Classes, Tragedy on Oregon Campus
Column collapse kills student at Lewis & Clark College in Oregon
- The first day of classes at Lewis & Clark College in Portland, Oregon, ended in tragedy Monday night when a freestanding brick column collapsed on a group of students, reports CNN . Portland Fire and Rescue responded around 8:15pm local time to reports of several students injured, including one who...
Tour de France Racer Hits
Fans, Suffers Broken Neck
Jul 8, 2022 2:18 PM CDT
Tour de France Racer Hits Fans, Suffers Broken Neck
Incredibly, Italy's Daniel Oss got up and finished that leg, but he later pulled out of race
- An elite racer from Italy has been forced to withdraw from the Tour de France, due to a broken neck suffered after he collided with spectators on a particularly tricky part of the course. Daniel Oss of Team TotalEnergies was cruising along Wednesday during Stage 5 of the race, on...
It Was 'Pretty Much
the Worst Thing You
Jun 1, 2022 10:45 AM CDT
It Was 'Pretty Much the Worst Thing You Could Imagine'
Parasailing accident off Marathon, Fla., leaves woman dead, 2 children injured
- A Memorial Day parasailing adventure turned into "pretty much the worst thing you could imagine," according to a witness of what became a deadly tragedy for a vacationing family in the Florida Keys. Supraja Alaparthi, 33, of Illinois was parasailing with her 10-year-old son and 9-year-old nephew off...
Officials: NC Cop Shot Son
in Head in Apparent Accident
Dec 29, 2021 1:42 PM CST
Officials: NC Cop Shot Son in Head in Apparent Accident
The 15-year-old is said to be in critical condition
- A North Carolina police department is asking for prayers for the family of one of its own: a Jacksonville police officer who allegedly shot his teen son in the head in what was apparently an accident. Neither the officer nor the 15-year-old have been identified. The incident happened around 4:...
Mayor Speaks About Teen's
Death in Dirt-Bike Crash
Dec 29, 2021 1:22 PM CST
Mayor Speaks About Teen's Death in Dirt-Bike Crash
Family says police in Boynton Beach, Fla., 'chased' Stanley Davis Jr. 'right to his damn grave'
The mayor of Boynton, Florida, has weighed in on the Sunday death of a 13-year-old boy there. Mayor Steven B. Grant on Monday shared what he conveyed to Stanley Davis Jr.'s family with CBS12 . It quotes him as saying, "My statement to them was we should...
19 Dead, Dozens Injured in
Bus Crash During Pilgrimage
Nov 27, 2021 8:45 AM CST
19 Dead, Dozens Injured in Bus Crash During Pilgrimage
State officials in Mexico says it appears the bus on its way to religious site lost its brakes
- Nineteen people died and 32 more were injured after a bus apparently carrying pilgrims to a religious site in central Mexico crashed on Friday. State officials said the bus apparently lost its brakes and slammed into a building in the state of Mexico, per the AP . Six of the victims...
Oct 16, 2021 7:30 AM CDT
'Something Went Terribly Wrong' on 'Extreme' Version of
Daredevil Jonathan Goodwin severely injured after being smashed between 2 swinging cars
- Maybe "extreme" versions of talent show competitions aren't a great idea. A stunt for
America's Got Talent: Extreme
, an NBC spinoff of the popular original, went awry on Thursday at Georgia's Atlanta Motor Speedway, and "it was so bad people on the set thought [the...
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