Tag: car accident

3 Children Hurt in Collision Near Santa Ana School

SANTA ANA, Calif.—Three children were injured on Monday, May 23, near Taft Elementary School when a man who had been asked to leave the Santa Ana campus struck them while driving away, authorities said. The 911 call came in at 8:23 a.m., said Orange County Fire Authority Capt. Sean Doran. The children were taken to…


Friend Remembers Cadet Who Died in Vehicle Incident for His Sense of Humour, Hard Work

One of four officer cadets who died when their vehicle plunged into water is being remembered as an outgoing athlete who was proud of the hard work he put in at Canada’s Royal Military College. Andrei Honciu had a special way of making people comfortable and acted like a “well-trained class clown,” his high school…


3 Dead in Massive Pile-Up on Florida’s I-95, Explosion Reported

At least three people have died in a series of car accidents in Florida as more than a dozen vehicles were involved in a pile-up, according to reports. The initial accident was reported on Interstate 95 around 1:30 a.m. on Thursday, said Kim Montes, a Florida Highway Patrol spokeswoman. She added that there were four…


SUV Flips Over Into Michigan Pond, 3 Young Boys Killed

HOLLAND TOWNSHIP, Mich.—A 1-year-old boy who was among three brothers who were trapped inside an SUV that rolled into a southwestern Michigan pond and flipped over died, hours after the two older boys were pronounced dead, officials said Friday. The Ottawa County Sheriff’s Office announced that the boy who had been in critical condition since…


Former ‘American Idol’ Star Charged in Fatal DUI Crash

PACOLET, S.C.—A country music singer who was a finalist on TV’s “American Idol” has been charged with driving under the influence resulting in death, South Carolina authorities said Wednesday. Caleb Andrew Kennedy, 17, drove his pickup truck onto a private driveway and struck a residential building in Spartanburg County on Tuesday, killing a man who…


Tiger Woods ‘Awake and Responsive’ in Hospital Room After Serious Car Accident

Golfer Tiger Woods is “awake and responsive” after undergoing a “long surgical procedure” on his lower right leg and ankle.


2 Killed, 2 Injured When Car Plunges Off Chicago Expressway

CHICAGO—Two people were killed and two more were seriously injured early Friday when their vehicle hit a concrete wall along a Chicago expressway and plunged off the highway onto a street 50 feet below, police said. The vehicle was traveling northbound on Interstate 55—also known as the Stevenson Expressway—at around 4 a.m. when it struck…