Summary Salvador Aguirre of Lovington, 24, and 30 year-old Jonathan Maldonado of Los Lunas were killed in the crash on State Road 18, between Lovington and Hobbs. Investigators reported it appeared Aguirre fell asleep at the wheel, drifted into the oncoming lane of traffic, and collided with Maldonado's vehicle. .
Summary The fatal accident northwest of Blacksburg in Giles County occurred on the night of October 17, 2014. Police say a 90-year-old behind the wheel of a Taurus was traveling east in the westbound lanes of the divided highway just prior to the crash.
Summary All the three people, including the driver, who were in the VW Polo (registration number ADG 2294) died while the other two who were in the Mercedes Benz Ateco truck escaped unhurt.The accident occurred at around 7.50pm.
Summary Attorneys for Judy Kirby will go before a Morgan Superior Court judge on Thursday for her hearing on a petition alleging that she received inadequate counsel during her 2001 trial. Authorities have said Kirby was bent on suicide on March 25, 2000, when she drove the wrong way on Indiana Route 67 and collided head-on with a minivan.
Summary The Houston Chronicle reports 32-year-old Jesse Valdez III was driving in his patrol car when an SUV crossed into oncoming traffic at an intersection and slammed into Valdez's vehicle. The driver of the SUV, 29-year-old Kelly Jo Ivey, has been charged with possession of a controlled substance - methamphetamine - in connection to the incident.
Summary A woman was reported trapped in a BMW car which was involved in a head-on collision with a Honda Accord on Upton Road. Dorset Police were called at 3.53pm and the road has been closed between the roundabout at the entrance to the park and ride and the A35 sliproad, causing queues of traffic to build up.
Summary A sergeant with the North Carolina Highway Patrol reported that a 25-year-old man lost control of his 1992 Lincoln. After the collision, the Mercury stopped on the shoulder, and the Lincoln came to rest in a ditch.
Summary A 2002 Pontiac Grand Am, occupied by four Garden City residents, was travelling northbound on Venoy when the 21-year-old driver and sole occupant of a southbound 2000 Chevrolet Impala lost control, crossed the center line and hit the northbound vehicle, according to Garden City Police Chief/City Manager Robert Muery.
Summary TAMARAC (CBSMiami) - The families of two young women killed in a head-on collision on the Sawgrass Expressway last year said the employer of the woman accused of causing the crash should be held accountable. Investigators said before Mendoza got behind the wheel of her car and caused the deadly wrong way crash, taking the lives of Ferrante and Catronio, Mendoza's supervisor took her to her car and allowed her to drive off.
Summary Bountiful Police Lt. Dave Edwards said they are still investigating what caused Witsman to crash his car into a pickup truck shortly before noon. When the BMW exited the freeway, it had collided with the concrete barrier and then continued for a quarter of mile before driving into the northbound lanes and collided with the truck.
Summary Ottawa's privacy watchdog says there's no way to investigate if the RCMP complied with privacy laws in requesting Canadians' personal info without warrant. "We found that other than through a manual review of each case file, the RCMP does not currently have the capacity to produce a report that would identify some or all of the particular operational files in which an access to subscriber information was made without a warrant, and report on the frequency of such requests," the report, tabled in Parliament Thursday morning reads.
Summary The world's leading crash-test dummy producer, Humanetics, has developed a new, obese human stand-in which weighs 273 pounds with a Body Mass Index of 35. Dummies to reflect the growing numbers of obese people are not the only changes being made to the standard suite of crash test dummies.
Summary BOSTON -- Long-serving former Boston Mayor Thomas Menino has died. Spokeswoman Dot Joyce says Menino died Thursday morning in the company of his family and friends. Menino rode the support of minority communities, labor and others to election in 1993 after serving as acting mayor, ending decades of Irish domination of city politics.
Summary Early this month, DST said it would eliminate 150 jobs in Kansas City, Connecticut, India and Jefferson City, where it is closing an office. A year ago, DST earned $96.9 million, or $2.23 a share, in the quarter.