Investigators revealed the investigation into a crash which left a five-year-old critically injured could take four to eight weeks.
A New Jersey Transit train crashed at a Hoboken station on Thursday morning, killing at least one person and injuring about 100 others, NBC News reports.
A Texas mother took initiative when her 10-month-old son was discovered locked inside of a daycare by staffers overnight.` Sharonda Ross says she dropped her son Jordan off Monday morning at Joann’s Day Care in northeast Houston and expected her husband to pick him up later that evening, reports the New York Daily News. When she realized he hadn’t, […]
Michaelangelo Jackson, 6, and his younger sister, Makiah Jackson, 3, were struck and killed by a vehicle being chased through a residential neighborhood by Detroit police, USA Today reports. Lorenzo Harris, 29, was allegedly on the run on Wednesday, June 24, due to a parole violation. As he was being chased through Detroit’s East Side, the Chevy Camaro […]
MC Supreme, known for his ’90s hit song “Black in America,” was killed in a suspected DUI accident, Variety reports. The rapper, real name Dewayne Lawrence Coleman, was sitting in his Honda Civic on the shoulder of Malibu’s Pacific Coast Highway with a woman, when his car was hit by a pickup truck. Coleman was pronounced dead on […]
Comedian Tracy Morgan has settled a lawsuit with Walmart after a crash involving one of the retail giant’s trucks last year left the future of his career uncertain, according to the New York Daily News. Morgan was traveling on the New Jersey Turnpike on June 7 when his limo van was rear-ended by one of […]
A 5-year-old girl who was injured when a waterspout came ashore in Florida, lifting the bounce house she and two other children were playing inside, is speaking out about her terrifying ordeal. Shadaja Bryant is nursing a broken arm after the accident that has become all too common with the inflatable party staple. “I was thinking […]
UPDATE: Thursday, May 14, 2015 1:00 PM ET – According to the fire commissioner, an eighth victim has been pulled from the Amtrak wreckage in Pennsylvania, CNN writes. All 243 people aboard have been accounted for. ————- The engineer of the Amtrak train that derailed in Philadelphia, killing seven and injuring 200, has no recollection […]
UPDATE: May 13, 2015 5:05 PM ET – Preliminary data from the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB), shows that the Amtrak train that derailed Tuesday night, injuring dozens and killing seven, was going 106 mph. According to CNN, that is “twice the 50 mph speed limit” recommended for the curve the train was pulling into. Authorities […]
The driver of a U-Haul truck who struck a Bronx teenager early Friday morning as he walked across the street, critically injuring him, was high at the time of the accident, police say. Efrain Rodriguez has also had his license suspended at least 16 times in the past, CBS reports. The 36-year-old took methadone before stealing the truck […]
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