Tags » Fatalities

Calgary pedestrians: Cross at your own risk.

Background:

In 2014 there were 411 pedestrians injured and 7 pedestrians killed on Calgary streets. This means at least one person per day is hit by a vehicle and injured in Calgary. 733 more words

Current Events

Police continue pedestrian enforcement after 4th Oahu fatality

It’s been less than one month into the new year and Honolulu police have been called to four pedestrian fatalities.

The most recent one happened Monday night on Salt Lake Boulevard near Kahuapaani Street. 365 more words

News

365 Day Photo Challenge Day Twenty-One "A Look Back"

This picture is still hard to look at.  April 27th, 2011 an F-4 Tornado ripped through our little community.  We lost 12 people and over 600 homes that evening.   149 more words

Rigger fatality

I know I talk to people all the time on the streets and in the classroom and one of the things I always say is during assembly and dis-assembly people get hurt. 98 more words

Cranes

More winter weather ahead after deadly storm - CNN.com

After freezing rain and snow glazed roads across the Northeast, leaving as many as six dead, more misery awaits Monday.

Winter storm warnings are in effect through the morning for upstate Vermont and portions of New Hampshire, Maine and western Massachusetts. 283 more words

Geographical Areas

Death of 12 Horses at Aqueduct prompts new rules

Cross-posted from the New York Times
Horses’ Deaths at Aqueduct Prompt New Rules
BY JOE DRAPE

Update — Drape tweeted: Deadly to horses – now 13 in 22 days; loses money $23 million last year. 844 more words

Horse Racing

Coroner: 3 killed after car strikes tractor-trailer

VAN VOORHIS, Pa. (AP) – Authorities say a car struck a tractor-trailer on a western Pennsylvania interstate and caught fire, killing all three occupants.

Officials in Washington County said the crash happened on Interstate 70 in Fallowfield Township shortly after 9:30 p.m. 66 more words

News