Accident News from Around the U.S.

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250 Most Viewed Accidents in the US Right Now

Date: 
Sat, 08/30/2014
City: 
Olney, MD

According to police, Austin Donovan Hall, 17, of Brookeville, was the driver. Maxwell Elliott Dechter, 17, of Silver Spring was in the front passenger seat and Shawn Richard Gangloff, 15, was sitting in back. Gangloff was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries, Hall and Dechter with serious injuries.

Date: 
Sun, 08/31/2014

A 19 year- old man died in a single-vehicle accident on State Route 29 south of State Route 38 around 4:40 a.m. Matthew Miller went off the road and his car hit a culvert. According to patrol, Miller was not wearing a seatbelt.

Date: 
Sun, 08/31/2014
Area: 
Denver, CO

Frascona was flying with his girlfriend, her three children and a dog. Though two of the passengers were still alive after the crash, both eventually succumbed to their injuries, leaving no survivors from the crash.

Date: 
Sat, 08/30/2014

The two victims' bass boat collided with a barge on Pickwick Lake shortly after 12:00am. They were found dead and recovered by the Mississippi Department of Wildlife.

Date: 
Sun, 08/31/2014

In the first collision, a 19-year-old woman driving a Dodge Durango struck a Chevy Impala about 3:45 a.m. and then fled the scene. The driver of the Impala followed her down Texas Spur 5 when they saw her speed up an embankment and fly through the air. The Durango crashed into support wires for a utility pole and came to rest in an open field.

Date: 
Sat, 08/30/2014

Wesley McKay was a basketball coach at local Wheeler High School, who unfortunately died after being stuck by a vehicle.

Date: 
Sat, 08/30/2014

Stockmaster was driving a Cannon Dale ATV westbound on Leesville Road near the intersection of State Route 598 when he lost control of the vehicle. He later died from his injuries at a local hospital.

Date: 
Mon, 09/01/2014

The 17-year-old driver suffered minor injuries and was taken into custody after treatment for suspected DUI. Another 17-year-old driver was flown to a local hospital with serious injuries.

Date: 
Sat, 08/30/2014

Police say that the as-yet unamed driver's left front hit the left front of an Oldsmobile Alero being driven by William Sanders, 32 of Hawthorne, who was pronounced dead on the scene. His passenger, Tami Thompson, 24, was taken to UF Health Gainesville in serious condition.

Date: 
Sun, 08/31/2014
City: 
Dallas, TX

Six people died Sunday after the car they were in lost control, struck a curb and smashed into a tree in Southeast Oak Cliff just after 9:30 p.m. near Bonnie View Road at Highland Hills Drive. Police said four of the victims died on scene. The other two were taken to the hospital but later died.

Date: 
Fri, 08/29/2014

A Lexington teenager died today at Huntsville Hospital from injuries sustained in a Friday night traffic accident, authorities said, while three others were injured. The accident remains under investigation by the troopers' Quad-Cities Post.

Date: 
Sun, 08/31/2014

Kapple was driving a Ford Explorer at a high rate of speed when she lost control. Investigators believe rain and the speed were factors in the crash.

Date: 
Sat, 08/30/2014

A limousine crossed over the center line of Route 49, causing a crash that killed SUV driver Mario Carlo Jr. who was tried to exit the roadway once the eastbound limo started traveling towards oncoming traffic. The limo struck the driver's side of the CR-V, causing both vehicles to spin out and overturning the SUV.

Date: 
Sun, 08/31/2014

The driver of the Nissan, Michael A. Naquin, 18, of New Orleans, was hospitalized as were the other three people inside the SUV. Naquin had serious injuries, while the other three passengers had minor to moderate injuries. Naquin, Randolph and two others were not wearing their seat belts, Sandifer said.

Date: 
Sat, 08/30/2014

It was confirmed that the pilot was the only one in the small aircraft. Coast guard crews are now searching for the plane which crashed about 50 miles of Wallops Island.

Date: 
Tue, 02/18/2014

Police in Rochester, N.H., say a 7-year-old girl has died of injuries suffered in a crash on Route 202.

The accident happened about 4:30 p.m. Wednesday. Madison Weeks was a passenger in a car being driven by her mother, 31-year-old Lori Weeks of Strafford.

Lori Weeks lost control of the car and skidded into oncoming westbound traffic, crashing into another car.

Police said Madison was taken to Maine Medical Center, where she died of her injuries.

The crash remains under investigation, but authorities said slick road conditions likely played a role.

Date: 
Wed, 08/27/2014

The motorcyclist initially had life-threatening injuries but was later pronounced dead.

Date: 
Fri, 08/29/2014

Lengacher was ejected from her vehicle, and was most likely not wearing a seat belt at the time of the accident.

Date: 
Mon, 09/01/2014

The driver who hit Luna and left the scene faces failure to stop and render aid-death when found.

Date: 
Sun, 08/31/2014

Evelyn Tebeau, 96, of Springfield, has died following a crash on Old Tusculum Road at Ga. 21 near Springfield Sunday at approximately 4:30 p.m. She traveling on Old Tusculum Road when she ran into a ditch, striking a power pole.

Date: 
Mon, 09/01/2014

Dawn Bagwell Thompson, 52, was charged with two counts of DUI of a boat resulting in death. Thompson was driving a deck boat that flipped over with 12 people on board. Two boys, Christian Henderson and Timothy Dragoo, were killed in the accident. Neither child was wearing a lifejacket at the time of the accident.

Date: 
Mon, 09/01/2014

Kerri-Ann Roberto was killed Monday morning when the car she was riding in struck a telephone pole at North Lowell and Moody streets at 7:50 a.m.

Date: 
Mon, 09/01/2014

Though the victim was taken to Mercy San Juan for treatment, they died soon after.

Date: 
Mon, 09/01/2014

Lindsey Edney was pronounced dead at the scene of an accident in Decatur Monday afternoon when her vehicle struck a tree on Castle Gate Boulevard.

Date: 
Sun, 08/31/2014

Deputies did not report MacEwen's blood alcohol content. She was arraigned in Brownville Town Court Sunday and is being held at the Metro-Jefferson Public Safety Building on $250,000 cash bail.

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