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6 injured as car collides with crowd celebrating Muslim holiday in the UK

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6 injured as car collides with crowd celebrating Muslim holiday in the UK

- The incident happened at 9:14 a.m. outside a sports center in the city. (CNN) — An incident in which a car collided with six pedestrians following an Eid al-Fitr event in Newcastle, England, is not thought to be linked to terrorism, police said Sunday. The incident happened at 9:14 a.m. outside a sports center in the city, which is in northeastern England

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6 injured as car collides with crowd celebrating Muslim holiday in the UK

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6 injured as car collides with crowd celebrating Muslim holiday in the UK

- The incident happened at 9:14 a.m. outside a sports center in the city. (CNN) — An incident in which a car collided with six pedestrians following an Eid al-Fitr event in Newcastle, England, is not thought to be linked to terrorism, police said Sunday. The incident happened at 9:14 a.m. outside a sports center in the city, which is in northeastern England

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6 injured as car collides with crowd celebrating Muslim holiday in the UK

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6 injured as car collides with crowd celebrating Muslim holiday in the UK

- The incident happened at 9:14 a.m. outside a sports center in the city. (CNN) — An incident in which a car collided with six pedestrians following an Eid al-Fitr event in Newcastle, England, is not thought to be linked to terrorism, police said Sunday. The incident happened at 9:14 a.m. outside a sports center in the city, which is in northeastern England

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6 injured as car collides with crowd celebrating Muslim holiday in the UK

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6 injured as car collides with crowd celebrating Muslim holiday in the UK

- The incident happened at 9:14 a.m. outside a sports center in the city. (CNN) — An incident in which a car collided with six pedestrians following an Eid al-Fitr event in Newcastle, England, is not thought to be linked to terrorism, police said Sunday. The incident happened at 9:14 a.m. outside a sports center in the city, which is in northeastern England

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6 injured as car collides with crowd celebrating Muslim holiday in the UK

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6 injured as car collides with crowd celebrating Muslim holiday in the UK

- The incident happened at 9:14 a.m. outside a sports center in the city. (CNN) — An incident in which a car collided with six pedestrians following an Eid al-Fitr event in Newcastle, England, is not thought to be linked to terrorism, police said Sunday. The incident happened at 9:14 a.m. outside a sports center in the city, which is in northeastern England

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6 injured as car collides with crowd celebrating Muslim holiday in the UK

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6 injured as car collides with crowd celebrating Muslim holiday in the UK

- The incident happened at 9:14 a.m. outside a sports center in the city. (CNN) — An incident in which a car collided with six pedestrians following an Eid al-Fitr event in Newcastle, England, is not thought to be linked to terrorism, police said Sunday. The incident happened at 9:14 a.m. outside a sports center in the city, which is in northeastern England

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6 injured as car collides with crowd celebrating Muslim holiday in the UK

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6 injured as car collides with crowd celebrating Muslim holiday in the UK

- The incident happened at 9:14 a.m. outside a sports center in the city. (CNN) — An incident in which a car collided with six pedestrians following an Eid al-Fitr event in Newcastle, England, is not thought to be linked to terrorism, police said Sunday. The incident happened at 9:14 a.m. outside a sports center in the city, which is in northeastern England

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Baby dies after north St. Louis County car crash; driver taken into custody

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Baby dies after north St. Louis County car crash; driver taken into custody

- NORTH ST. LOUIS COUNTY • A man was taken into custody for his role in a car crash Friday night that killed a 14-month-old baby riding in the vehicle, police said Saturday. The man, 18, was driving a Mazda 5 crossover vehicle in the 1400 block of Sherwood Forest Drive when it hit several parked vehicles, according to St

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New study looks at car crashes in states with legal marijuana use

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New study looks at car crashes in states with legal marijuana use

- Colorado led the nation as the first state to allow sales of marijuana for recreational use in 2014, but the drug's effect on roadway crashes has not been well-documented. A new insurance study reported an increase in insurance claims filed for collisions in Colorado, Washington and Oregon, states where marijuana use is legal. However, the numbers do not match what Colorado State Patrol has tracked

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Excessive speed and alcohol the probable cause of a fatal car accident in Milford

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Excessive speed and alcohol the probable cause of a fatal car accident in Milford

- A fatal automobile accident in Milford is still under investigation. Cody Hopkins, 24, of Milford lost control of his vehicle Sunday night on Canterbury Road late Sunday night. Hopkins' vehicle spun out of control before striking a group of trees and ultimately ejecting Hopkins from the vehicle. Hopkins was not properly restrained during the accident and may have been speeding and under the influence of alcohol, Delaware State Police said

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A car accident has closed I-275 Westbound before I-71/75 in NKY

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A car accident has closed I-275 Westbound before I-71/75 in NKY

- A car accident has closed I-275 Westbound before I-71/75 in NKY

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7 On Your Side helps woman with insurance claim after car crash

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7 On Your Side helps woman with insurance claim after car crash

- Getting into a car accident can shake you up terribly, so can a fight over who was at fault. A Lafayette woman says she did nothing wrong when a big-rig sideswiped her car, but she still needed help from 7 On Your Side's Michael Finney.

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Legalized marijuana blamed for uptick in car crash claims

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Legalized marijuana blamed for uptick in car crash claims

- A recent insurance study links increased car crash claims to legalized recreational marijuana. The Highway Loss Data Institute, a leading insurance research group, said in study results released Thursday that collision claims in Colorado, Washington, and Oregon went up 2.7 percent in the years since legal recreational marijuana sales began when compared with surrounding states. Legal recreational pot sales in Colorado began in January 2014, followed six months later in Washington, and in October 2015 in Oregon

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Fundraiser planned Sunday for Coventry students who were hit by car

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Fundraiser planned Sunday for Coventry students who were hit by car

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Black off-duty cop shot by colleague while responding to car crash

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Black off-duty cop shot by colleague while responding to car crash

- Authorities said the injured officer was in his home when he heard a crash. He decided to help officers who had already arrived at the scene, who had exchanged fire with the suspects. His colleagues initially ordered the unnamed officer, who was also armed, to the ground, but after recognizing him they invited him to approach them. “At this time, a responding officer (36-year old white male with over 8 years of service) just arriving in the area observed this and fearing for his safety and apparently not recognizing the off-duty officer, discharged a shot, striking the off-duty officer in the arm,” the police department said by email

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Insurance study ties legal pot to boost in car crash claims

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Insurance study ties legal pot to boost in car crash claims

- A recent insurance study links increased car crash claims to legalized recreational marijuana. The Highway Loss Data Institute, a leading insurance research group, said in study results released Thursday that collision claims in Colorado, Washington, and Oregon went up 2.7 percent in the years since legal recreational marijuana sales began when compared with surrounding states. Legal recreational pot sales in Colorado began in January 2014, followed six months later in Washington, and in October 2015 in Oregon

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Insurance company study links legalized marijuana to increase in car crash claims

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Insurance company study links legalized marijuana to increase in car crash claims

- A new report from suggests there may be a link between the legalization of recreational marijuana and an increase in car crashes in the first three states to adopt the law. HLDI analysts examined collision claims in Colorado, Oregon and Washington before and after recreational marijuana was legalized for the report, its first data report on how legalization has impacted crashes reported to insurers since 2014

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6 injured as car hits crowd celebrating Eid in the UK
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Excessive speed and alcohol the probable cause of a fatal car accident in Milford
Excessive speed and alcohol the probable cause of a fatal car accident in Milford A fatal automobile accident in Milford is still under investigation. Cody Hopkins, 24, of Milford lost control of his vehicle Sunday night on Canterbury Road late Sunday night. Hopkins' vehicle spun out of control before striking a group of trees and ultimately ejecting Hopkins from the vehicle. Hopkins was not properly restrained during the accident and may have been speeding and under the influence of alcohol, Delaware State Police said   Read More ...
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A car accident has closed I-275 Westbound before I-71/75 in NKY
A car accident has closed I-275 Westbound before I-71/75 in NKY A car accident has closed I-275 Westbound before I-71/75 in NKY   Read More ...
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Marijuana legalization doesn't lead to more fatal car crashes, finds Texas doctor
Marijuana legalization doesn't lead to more fatal car crashes, finds Texas doctor Published 3:12 pm, Friday, June 23, 2017 A new study led by an Austin trauma surgeon found that states with legalized marijuana have not experienced a rise in the number of fatal car crashes. The findings, published in the American Journal of Public Health, compared crash fatality rates in Colorado and Washington — two states where recreational marijuana use is legal — with eight similar states, including Texas, where recreational marijuana use is forbidden   Read More ...
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