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Woman suffers severe burns in house fire

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Woman suffers severe burns in house fire

- A large fire tore through a Methuen home Wednesday night.
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Man charged after crashing into tree, abandoning his injured passengers, police say

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Man charged after crashing into tree, abandoning his injured passengers, police say

- Boise Police arrested Devon Elmore on Monday. Elmore, 28, allegedly fled the scene of a car crash in May, abandoning his two passengers. The Boisean crashed into a tree around 5:50 p.m. May 25 while traveling south on Capitol Boulevard, near the Boise Train Depot. Police say Elmore ran away from the scene, leaving his passengers inside the vehicle. The passengers were injured and were later transported to the hospital
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State Police: Four killed in multi-vehicle crash near Santa Rosa

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State Police: Four killed in multi-vehicle crash near Santa Rosa

- SANTA ROSA, N.M. (KRQE) – State Police closed westbound I-40 near Santa Rosa after a crash that killed four people. They say an RV was traveling eastbound, had a tire blowout, and crossed the median into oncoming traffic. It collided with other cars. Traffic is being diverted to U.S. 54. #NMSP Crash Reconstruction Unit investigating multi-fatality crash on I40, approx 8 mi west of Santa Rosa
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Large fire tears through Metheun home

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Large fire tears through Metheun home

- Large fire tears through Metheun home METHUEN, Mass. — A large fire tore through a Methuen home Wednesday night. d photos and videos showing the blaze ripping through the entrance to the building at Broadway and High Street. Heavy flames poured out of the home and some of the power lines also caught fire. Crews were able to get the fire under control, but officials urged residents to avoid the area
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Minor injuries in Shelby Co. train accident

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Minor injuries in Shelby Co. train accident

- Authorities in Shelby County are investigating an accident involving a vehicle and a train. At approximately 6:40 p.m., Sheriff's deputies were called to the accident in the 200 block of Highway 433 in Chelsea. There are no details on anyone injured other than we're told injuries were minor for the folks involved. Officials said CSX would be holding the train until Alabama State Troopers finished investigating the scene
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Family, community mourns loss of beloved 10-year-old girl in San Jose fire

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Family, community mourns loss of beloved 10-year-old girl in San Jose fire

- Anguish and heartbreak -- the Van family is coming to terms with losing one of their own. Linda Van, 10, died in a fire at the Golden Wheel Mobile Home Park in North San Jose, along with one other child, and her elderly relative.
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Man injured in Roscoe fire Tuesday dies at Madison hospital

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Man injured in Roscoe fire Tuesday dies at Madison hospital

- The man injured in a Roscoe commercial structure fire Tuesday has died. The family of Jeff Dover tells 13 News that he died this morning. Dover was airlifted to UW-Madison hospital after a fire broke out at a storage facility near an auto shop in the 12000 block of North Second Street (Route 251) around noon Tuesday. When fire crews arrived on the scene, they say one third of the building was fully involved
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Mother pleads for justice after son seriously injured in Maitland boat crash

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Mother pleads for justice after son seriously injured in Maitland boat crash

- A mother is pleading for justice for her son after three people were seriously injured when a boat belonging to a state senator crashed into the dock of a lakefront home in Maitland last April. WEBVTT LISA KEATING: HE WILL NEVER BEABLE TO DO THE THINGS THAT HEHOPED AND DREAMED HE WOULD DOBECAUSE OF THIS ACCIDENT.GAIL: LISA KEATING IS SPEAKINGOUT FOR HE SON, PORTER MCEVER,WHO WAS ONE OF EIGHT PEOPLE ON ABOAT THAT CRASHED INTO AMAITLAND DOCK IN APRIL OF LASTYEAR
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Woman dies weeks after bonfire accident

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Woman dies weeks after bonfire accident

- A Waterloo woman has died weeks after receiving serious burns in a bonfire accident. The Courier reports that 43-year-old Mary Ann Blow died last week at the burn unit of University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in Iowa City. Police say she had been in the hospital since the July 15 incident. Police say they were told Blow was burned when she was pouring a flammable liquid on the fire behind a relative's home the night of July 15
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DA releases name of Chicopee man killed in Springfield motorcycle crash

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DA releases name of Chicopee man killed in Springfield motorcycle crash

- SPRINGFIELD - The motorcycle operator killed late Sunday night in a collision with a car in the city's North End has been identified as Luis D. Ramos-Vazquez, 25, of Chicopee, according to the office of Hampden District Attorney Anthony Gulluni. The name was released to the press Wednesday after the family had been notified. Ramos-Vazquez died after his motorcycle was involved in a crash with a car on Dwight and Carew streets at 11:30 p
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Mourners at service honor woman killed at Virginia rally

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Mourners at service honor woman killed at Virginia rally

- The grandfather and father of the woman killed in Virginia when a car rammed into a crowd of people protesting a white nationalist rally were among the first speakers at her memorial service on Wednesday. The Associated Press CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — The grandfather and father of the woman killed in Virginia when a car rammed into a crowd of people protesting a white nationalist rally were among the first speakers at her memorial service on Wednesday
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4 injured, 1 of whom taken to hospital by air ambulance in 3-vehicle crash in Columbus

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4 injured, 1 of whom taken to hospital by air ambulance in 3-vehicle crash in Columbus

- A man was taken by air ambulance to a Billings hospital Wednesday morning after an accident involving three vehicles on Highway 78 just south of the Yellowstone River in Columbus. The man was traveling southbound about 9:30 a.m. when his white pickup truck reportedly drifted into the oncoming lane and hit a black pickup truck head-on, said Montana Highway Patrol Sgt
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DOT truck involved in 2 vehicle crash in East Windsor

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DOT truck involved in 2 vehicle crash in East Windsor

- EAST WINDSOR, Conn. (WTNH) — Two lanes were closed on the northbound side of Wednesday afternoon following a two vehicle crash. According to officials, the incident happened just before 2 p.m. Wednesday and involved a parked Department of Transportation truck. The truck was providing safety to crews cutting the grass on the other side of the guardrail. Officials say the crash took place between exits 45 and 46
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Winchester selectman killed in crash

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Winchester selectman killed in crash

- WEBVTT KRISTEN: WE ARE LIVE OUTSIDETHE TOWN HALL IN WINCHESTER ANDYOU CAN SEE THEY LOWERED THEIRFLAG TO HALF STAFF.THE 46-YEAR-OLD VICTIM WAS ONTHE BOARD OF SELECTMAN.LET'S SHOW YOU SOME VIDEO OFWHERE THIS CRASH HAPPENED.ROBERT LEUSTEK WAS DRIVING ADUMP TRUCK YESTERDAY MORNINGWHEN HE CRASHED INTO A HOME INWESTERN MASSACHUSETTS.THE CRASH HAPPENED ONJACKSONVILLLE ROAD IN THE TOWNOF COLRAIN.POLICE SAY THE HOME IS ON ASHARP CORNER AT THE BOTTOM OF ASTEEP HILL, BUT THE CAUSE OF THECRASH IS STILL UNDERINVESTIGATION
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Police: Dad fatally hit by car while helping daughter hurt in wreck

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Police: Dad fatally hit by car while helping daughter hurt in wreck

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Brush fire at Camp Pendleton causes a stink in Orange County

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Brush fire at Camp Pendleton causes a stink in Orange County

- A 60-acre brush fire burning at Camp Pendleton has caused a smoky smell to settle over Orange County communities, according to officials. In a tweet Wednesday morning, the Orange County Fire Authority said the cause of the pervasive odor was a “vegetation fire.” The Marine Corps base said the fire started overnight in the northwest part of the base and that its forward progress had been halted
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5 crewmen missing after Army helicopter crashes near Oahu

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5 crewmen missing after Army helicopter crashes near Oahu

- OAHU, Hawaii – An Army UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter went down during a training exercise about 2 miles off the Hawaiian island of Oahu, according to the US Coast Guard. Responders are searching for five missing crewmen. The aircraft went down Tuesday night off the largely uninhabited Kaena Point on the west side of the island. Two Black Hawk air crews were training between Kaena Point and Dillingham Airfield, a few miles east, when communications were lost, the Coast Guard said
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  • DOT truck involved in 2 vehicle crash in East Windsor
    DOT truck involved in 2 vehicle crash in East Windsor

    , wtnh.com

    EAST WINDSOR, Conn. (WTNH) — Two lanes were closed on the northbound side of Wednesday afternoon following a two vehicle crash. According to officials, the incident happened just before 2 p.m. Wednesday and involved a parked Department of Transportation truck. The truck was providing safety to crews cutting the grass on the other side of the guardrail. Officials say the crash took place between exits 45 and 46
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Fires

  • Brush fire at Camp Pendleton causes a stink in Orange County
    Brush fire at Camp Pendleton causes a stink in Orange County

    , latimes.com

    A 60-acre brush fire burning at Camp Pendleton has caused a smoky smell to settle over Orange County communities, according to officials. In a tweet Wednesday morning, the Orange County Fire Authority said the cause of the pervasive odor was a “vegetation fire.” The Marine Corps base said the fire started overnight in the northwest part of the base and that its forward progress had been halted
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Car Accidents

  • Owner: Woodbury cafe probed in death of Berman’s wife was closed that day
    Owner: Woodbury cafe probed in death of Berman’s wife was closed that day

    , fox61.com

    WOODBURY — The owner of a Woodbury restaurant being investigated by alcohol regulators in connection with the car crash that killed the wife of longtime ESPN broadcaster Chris Berman said the business was closed the day she died. Carole Peck, owner of the Good News Cafe in Woodbury, tells the Hartford Courant that the restaurant is not open on Tuesdays. She said she told investigators that Katherine Berman must have been somewhere else before the crash that killed her May 9
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Aircraft Accidents

  • 5 crewmen missing after Army helicopter crashes near Oahu
    5 crewmen missing after Army helicopter crashes near Oahu

    , kfor.com

    OAHU, Hawaii – An Army UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter went down during a training exercise about 2 miles off the Hawaiian island of Oahu, according to the US Coast Guard. Responders are searching for five missing crewmen. The aircraft went down Tuesday night off the largely uninhabited Kaena Point on the west side of the island. Two Black Hawk air crews were training between Kaena Point and Dillingham Airfield, a few miles east, when communications were lost, the Coast Guard said
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  • Fire broke out overnight at vacant Ramsay Street building
    Fire broke out overnight at vacant Ramsay Street building

    , baltimoresun.com

    Baltimore firefighters responded to a fire in a vacant building on the 1400 block of Ramsay Street shortly after midnight Friday, the department said. The blaze broke out at 12:12 a.m., with fire and smoke showing from the upper floor of the two-story building in in the New Southwest/Mount Clare neighborhood, according to department spokeswoman Blair Skinner. Firefighters controlled the flames just before 1 a
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