At around 4:00pm, a 13-year-old girl was hit by a commuter train and died. Check back for updates on the names of those involved and cause of the accident.
A pickup operated by John R. Bradstreet was driving northbound when it crossed into Michael B. Berman’s lane, striking him head on. A third vehicle was unable to avoid the crash, but that driver suffered only minor injuries. Berman and the third driver were wearing seatbelts, but Bradstreet was apparently not, and both Berman and Bradstreet were pronounced dead on the scene of multiple trauma.
At about 12:40pm, two semi-trucks and a van collided on SR 18 near Raging River, critically injuring an 81-year-old man and spilling oil all over the roadway. The man in the van was taken to the hospital, but neither of the two truck drivers involved were injured.
One person was hospitalized following a single-car rollover crash on Interstate 84 near Traveler's Oasis in Twin Falls, Idaho. The accident occured just after 8:00 a.m. on October 27, 2014.
A motorcyclist died Monday night following an accident on Highway 290 near between Tidwell Road and Elridge Road. The accident occured on October 27, 2014 when the motorcycle wrecked in the HOV lane. The driver passed away at the scene.
A pedestrian was hit and killed Monday morning on historic Route 66 just north of Kingman city limits. Calls started coming in at 6:30 a.m. and the victim was located near some industrial businesses about a half hour later. Authorities are working to identify the adult male who was pronounced dead at the scene. The vehicle involved in the accident left the scene of the accident,
Jackie and Larry Sparks were both killed as their RV went down a hillside and struck some trees, while their daughter Debbie Dorrell survived, but was pinned inside and had to be flown to UT Medical Center. The Sparks' were well known and long-time employees of the Hendricks County school district and will be missed by many.
A 4-year-old girl, identified as Tailynn Felker has died Monday night following an ATV crash in Summit Township, Pennsylvania. Three other children, including a 1-year-old, a 3-year-old, and a 9-year-old, were taken to Meyersdale Medical Center to treat injuries. The accident occured around 5:00 p.m. on October 27 when a 14-year-old girl was driving the ATV with the four young passengers when she lost control and rolled the vehicle near a railroad crossing on Scratch Hill Road. None of the children were wearing helmets.
A woman was reportedly killed after she apparently jumped in front of an Amtrak train in the Milford train station. All trains in both directions on the New Haven line are currently stopped while authorities investigate. More information will be released as it comes out.
A school bus had stopped to pick up children and was using its warning lights when a car ran into the back of the bus. Thirteen children were on board, and all of them along with the two drivers were taken to the hospital with minor injuries. Most of the children were between the ages of 3 and 5. More information pending.