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Driver arrested months after Portland crash that killed her 2 friends, hurt other driver

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Driver arrested months after Portland crash that killed her 2 friends, hurt other driver

- A 29-year-old woman is accused of causing the deaths of her two friends in June after police say she drove while drunk, caused a two-car crash in Portland and injured the other driver. Amanda Erickson was arrested Thursday on suspicion of second-degree manslaughter, driving under the influence of intoxicants, reckless driving, second-degree criminal mischief and fourth-degree assault. She is accused of causing the deaths of 22-year-old Brandon Levison and 23-year-old Donnell Wilkins during the June 28 crash in North Portland
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Man dies after car hits pole, rolls, catches fire

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Man dies after car hits pole, rolls, catches fire

- Man dies after car hits pole, rolls, catches fire NORTON, Mass. — A man was killed late Thursday night when the car he was driving stuck a utility pole in Norton, rolled over and burst into flames, police confirmed. The crash happened at about 11:15 p.m. on John Scott Boulevard. The victim was ejected from the vehicle, police said. The man, a 41-year-old Taunton resident, was taken to Sturdy Memorial Hospital in Attleboro where he was pronounced dead, police said
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Car crashes into Chicago Bulls training facility near United Center

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Car crashes into Chicago Bulls training facility near United Center

- A car that was involved in a crash with another vehicle Friday morning went into the Chicago Bulls training facility on the city's West Side, across from the United Center.
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Car fire closes ramp, causes visibility issues in Windsor

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Car fire closes ramp, causes visibility issues in Windsor

- A car fire in Windsor has closed an exit ramp and has created some visibility issues for drivers. According to officials, the Interstate-291 westbound ramp to Interstate 91 northbound is closed. It's affecting exits 1, 2A, 2B from I-291 west. Smoke could be seen billowing from the vehicle and across the highway in the area of exits 35 and 36 of I-91, make it hard to see for some commuters
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Cafe no longer being probed in death of Chris Berman’s wife

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Cafe no longer being probed in death of Chris Berman’s wife

- HARTFORD — Connecticut officials say they have closed an investigation of a restaurant after finding no violations in connection with a car crash that killed the wife of longtime ESPN broadcaster Chris Berman. The state Liquor Control Division investigated whether 67-year-old Katherine Berman was served alcohol at the Good News Cafe in Woodbury before the May 9 crash. Officials announced Thursday that no violations were found
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Baton Rouge woman found at fault, arrested in fatal May car crash, police say

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Baton Rouge woman found at fault, arrested in fatal May car crash, police say

- A Baton Rouge woman was arrested Tuesday in a May 11 fatal car crash after a blood test showed she had cocaine and crack cocaine in her system during the wreck, according to a Baton Rouge police report. Police determined that 61-year-old Linda Chase is at fault for the wreck, which killed a passenger in her vehicle and injured two people in a vehicle she hit on Florida Boulevard, according to the Aug
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Baton Rouge police say child hit by car getting off school bus on Jay Hebert Drive

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Baton Rouge police say child hit by car getting off school bus on Jay Hebert Drive

- Baton Rouge police say at least one child was struck by a vehicle Thursday while getting off a bus on Jay Hebert Drive. Sgt. Don Coppola, a police spokesman, said the incident happened at 1200 Jay Hebert Drive but it was not clear whether one child or more had been struck by the vehicle. "Preliminary information is that a child/children were struck by a vehicle, apparently getting off the bus," Coppola said
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Cafe no longer being probed in death of Chris Berman’s wife

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Cafe no longer being probed in death of Chris Berman’s wife

- Related Coverage HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut officials say they have closed an investigation of a restaurant after finding no violations in connection with a car crash that killed the wife of longtime ESPN broadcaster Chris Berman. The state Liquor Control Division investigated whether 67-year-old Katherine Berman was served alcohol at the Good News Cafe in Woodbury before the May 9 crash
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East Haven dog hit by car recovering; officials still looking for owner

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East Haven dog hit by car recovering; officials still looking for owner

- EAST HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — A dog that was hit by a car Tuesday in East Haven is recovering after leg amputation surgery. Volunteers at the East Haven Animal Shelter spoke with News 8 Thursday, and said that the dog, now being called ‘Danny’, is doing well after having his leg amputated. The East Haven Animal Shelter released photos on Facebook Tuesday hoping to locate Danny’s owner, or at least find someone that recognizes Danny
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1 killed in Ross Township crash

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1 killed in Ross Township crash

- 2-car crash reported on Ross-Millville Road.
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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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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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Belchertown man denies charges in crash that killed Amherst blogger Larry Kelley

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Belchertown man denies charges in crash that killed Amherst blogger Larry Kelley

- BELCHERTOWN - Ryan Fellion, the 18-year-old Belchertown driver charged in the February car crash that killed Amherst blogger Larry Kelley, entered an innocent plea Wednesday at his arraignment in Eastern Hampshire District Court. Fellion is charged with negligent motor vehicle homicide in the Feb. 17 crash. Prosecutors say Fellion crossed the center line into the eastbound lane and struck Kelley's vehicle head-on in the area of 293 Federal St
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Five juveniles arrested in West Haven stolen car crash

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Five juveniles arrested in West Haven stolen car crash

- WEST HAVEN — State police arrested five New Haven juveniles on Wednesday morning, in connection with a crash in West Haven that involved a stolen Jeep SUV. The chase of the stolen, red, 2004 Jeep Wrangler began on Interstate 95 north near exit 34 in Milford, police said. Stratford police officers broke off the chase near exit 36. State troopers saw the stolen Jeep heading north of exit 37 in Milford and began a high-speed chase
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Owner: Woodbury cafe probed in death of Berman’s wife was closed that day

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

- 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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Cafe probed in death of broadcaster's wife was closed

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Cafe probed in death of broadcaster's wife was closed

- WOODBURY, Conn. — The owner of Connecticut restaurant being investigated by alcohol regulators in connection with the car crash that killed the wife of longtime ESPN broadcaster Chris Berman says 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 says she told investigators that Katherine Berman must have been somewhere else before the crash that killed her May 9
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Woman, child hospitalized in auto vs pedestrian crash near Division and Cozza
Woman, child hospitalized in auto vs pedestrian crash near Division and Cozza SPOKANE, Wash. - Police are investigating a auto vs. pedestrian crash near Division and Cozza Wednesday afternoon. Officers on scene say a woman and child were taken to the hospital after being hit by a car in the north side Costco parking lot. One person has serious injuries, but it's unclear if it is the woman or the child. Police are on the scene directing traffic Wednesday evening, but roads remain open   Read More ...
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Two people hospitalized in auto vs pedestrian crash near Division and Cozza
Two people hospitalized in auto vs pedestrian crash near Division and Cozza SPOKANE, Wash. - Police are investigating a auto vs. pedestrian crash near Division and Cozza Wednesday afternoon. Officers on scene say a woman and child were taken to the hospital after being hit by a car in the north side Costco parking lot. One person has serious injuries, but it's unclear if it is the woman or the child. Police are on the scene directing traffic Wednesday evening, but roads remain open   Read More ...
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Aurora woman cited in fatal crash for speeding, running red light, police say
Aurora woman cited in fatal crash for speeding, running red light, police say A 28-year-old Aurora woman has been cited in connection with a July car crash that killed a 57-year-old Batavia man. Noel Lounsbury has been cited for speeding and disobeying a traffic control signal in connection with the July 9 crash resulting in the death of Terry W. Starck. Police issued the citations Wednesday to Lounsbury, 28, of the 3000 block of Waters Edge Circle, Aurora, said Batavia Police Watch Commander Eric Blowers   Read More ...
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Two Beech High School students struck by car in Sumner County
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