According to the Railway Control Room 'Rajarata Rejina' train traveling from Matara to Vavuniya and a train plying from Kandy to Matara were on the same track as they approached the Ginthota railway station. The drivers of the two trains however managed to stop their trains within ten feet of each other avoiding a major disaster.
The early morning crash involved several vehicles on the roadway and caused traffic delays. A fatal crash that involved several vehicles is causing delays for Monday morning commuters on the inner loop of the Capital Beltway near Eisenhower Avenue in Alexandria. The road was open but there were delays in the early morning hours.
SAN MARCOS, Calif. -- A four-vehicle crash just outside San Marcos left a driver dead and three other motorists injured Sunday night. The force of the collision sent the Toyota back into the eastbound lane where it struck the Dodge Ram its driver was initially trying to get around.
If you have ever heard of certain areas that have a rule for police to not pursue a suspect traveling over a certan rate of speed, this video might just give you some insight as to why those rules exist. Check out the video below as a dashcam from a car sitting behind the incident was able to capture the entire thing as it unfolded.
A head-on collision early Saturday evening on North Summer Street sent at least three people to hospital and critically injured one. One of the occupants of the Toyota was ejected from the vehicle on impact; his condition was not immediately available Saturday night. Adams Ambulance Service, North Adams Ambulance Service and the Adams Fire Department responded to the scene.
"There was blood everywhere. I identified my friend by his shoe when one of the emergency people picked up a foot from the body parts on the ground," said Maru Abo, an Ethiopian living in South Africa. The driver's door was wedged into the grille of the truck.
PRINCE FREDERICK, Md. Police investigators determined that a 2009 Dodge Ram Truck was traveling north on the bridge when a 2010 Mercury Mariner traveling south crossed the double yellow center line striking the Dodge truck in a head-on collision. The operator of the Dodge Truck was identified as Steven Smethurst, 41, of Solomons. Due to the severity of the injuries, the Calvert County Sheriff's Office Collision Reconstruction Team responded to the Bridge and conducted their investigation.
The deceased Prakash Garasia was going to his house with his wife and a one-year-old son on late Wednesday night when the tempo driving in the BRTS lane collided with his bike. Police said that tempo driver and his associate were allegedly under influence of alcohol. Garasia died on the spot whereas his wife sustained multiple injuries.
A bad car accident in Germany's Lower Saxony almost claimed the lives of a 40-year-old women and her five-year-old son. Right after the crash, the 25-year-old ran to the car of the victims which was set on fire. The young man managed to retrieve the child and the woman out of the car before the vehicle burst into flames.
Around 11 p.m., both lanes of traffic on Hendersonville Road near the Fresh Market were shut down. Asheville police say the driver of a minivan turned in front of a Subaru, and the minivan was t-boned. On Wednesday night, the driver of the Subaru was in serious condition.
A head-on collision between a semi-truck and a Dodge Caliber ended in flames as one man was transported to the hospital with major injuries on Tuesday south of Reedley. The collision happened around 5:30 p.m. on Avenue 416 west of Road 56.
According to the Tennessee Highway Patrol report, a Ford Explorer crossed over into oncoming traffic on the Highway 41A Bypass and hit a Volvo. The driver of the Ford Explorer, 51-year-old Geoff Blancherd, was also injured in the crash. Blancherd is a deputy with the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office.