Crash

  • Military plane crashes in Mississippi, both pilots ejected safely; second crash in three weeks

    A military plane crashed Wednesday morning near Columbus Air Force Base in Mississippi, officials said. The Air Force T-38C Talon II went down at 8:30 a.m., and the exact cause of the crash wasn’t immediately clear. “Both pilots ejected from the aircraft safely. Local law enforcement and first responders...
  • Manhunt Continues for Suspects Who Ran Over and Killed a Baltimore Officer

    (PERRY HALL, Md.) — Police backed by aircraft and trained dogs scoured a greater Baltimore suburb into the early hours Tuesday, seeking suspects believed armed and dangerous after the death of a female officer. Baltimore County Police Cpl. Shawn Vinson said Monday evening that the enormous manhunt was continuing...
  • School bus ripped apart in dump truck crash, killing 2

    MOUNT OLIVE, N.J. (AP) – A school bus taking children on a field trip to a New Jersey historic site collided with a dump truck Thursday, ripping the bus apart and killing a teacher and student. The crash left the bus lying on its side on the guardrail of Interstate...
  • 2 West Virginia firefighters among victims in deadly crashes

    CHARLESTON, W.Va. – Authorities on Sunday released the names of five people killed in separate weekend crashes in West Virginia, including two firefighters whose fire truck hit a rock wall while responding to the other accident. Five members of the Pratt Volunteer Fire Department were en route to a...
  • Plan crash in Iraq kills 7 U.S. Service Members

    Seven US service members were killed Thursday in a helicopter crash in western Iraq, the US military said. Army Brig. Gen. Jonathan P. Braga, the director of operations for the combined task force leading the fight against ISIS in the region, said all personnel aboard the HH-60 Pave Hawk...
  • Steve Wilkos Charged with DUI in Car Crash, Admits He Lied to TMZ

    6:15 PM PT — Cops say as part of the investigation into Wilkos’ accident, a search warrant for his medical records was secured and it discovered his BAC was .29% and way over the legal limit the afternoon he crashed his car. A warrant was issued for Steve’s arrest,...
  • Sheriff’s office: Victims in bizarre crash were teens in stolen car

    SHELBY COUNTY, Tenn. — The three victims killed Tuesday when a car slid under and 18-wheeler were teenagers in a stolen car, sheriff’s spokesman Earle Farrell said Wednesday. The victims’ identities have not been released, but Farrell said two of them were 17 and one was 16. The vehicle...
  • Helicopter crashes in Grand Canyon, kills 3 tourists

    PHOENIX (AP) – Four survivors of a deadly tour helicopter crash onto the jagged rocks of the Grand Canyon were being treated at a Nevada hospital while crews tackled difficult terrain in a remote area to try to recover the bodies of three other people. Six British tourists and a...
  • California helicopter crash kills 3, others injured, police say

    At least three people were killed and at least two were injured after a helicopter crashed into a home in a Southern California beachside community Tuesday, investigators said. The Newport Beach Police Department said four passengers were onboard, and one person was on the ground, when the aircraft crashed...