Deadly Crash

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May 04, 2019 - 9:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- One person was killed and another injured in a wrong-way crash overnight along I-95 in Philadelphia. Police say a driver was traveling south in the northbound lanes of I-95 early Saturday morning when their vehicle collided head-on with another vehicle near Aramingo...
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Members of the National Transportation Safety Board work at the scene of yesterday's fatal crash, in Schoharie, N.Y., Sunday, Oct. 7, 2018.
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October 08, 2018 - 4:30 pm
SCHOHARIE, N.Y. (AP) — The supersized limousine that crashed and killed 20 people outside a country store failed a safety inspection last month and shouldn't have been on the road, and the driver wasn't properly licensed, New York's governor said Monday. The state moved to shut down the owner,...
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Recovery crews remove debris from the scene of a fatal crash, Sunday, Oct. 7, 2018, where a limousine crashed into a parked and unoccupied SUV killing 20 people at an intersection a day earlier, in Schoharie, N.Y.
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October 07, 2018 - 7:08 pm
SCHOHARIE, N.Y. (AP) — A limousine loaded with revelers headed to a 30th birthday party blew a stop sign at the end of a highway and slammed into an SUV parked outside a store, killing all 18 people in the limo and two pedestrians in the deadliest U.S. transportation accident in almost a decade,...
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October 06, 2018 - 8:56 am
PENNSVILLE, NJ. (KYW Newsradio) -- Authorities in Salem County, New Jersey say three people were killed and two others were injured when a van collided head-on with a car Friday night. The crash happened just before 9 p.m. along the unit block of South Hook Road in Pennsville. Police say a man and...
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Ryan Straschnitzki speaks about his rehabilitation plan at Shriners Hospital Philadelphia. He is joined by Shriners Care Manager Kimberly Curran (left) and his father, Tom (center).
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May 31, 2018 - 8:53 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A paralyzed survivor of the April bus crash in Canada arrived at Shriners Hospital in Philadelphia for treatment. A semi-trailer slammed into a bus on a Canadian highway carrying the Humboldt Broncos junior hockey team on April 6, killing 16 coaches and players and...
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Route 42 Crash
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April 21, 2018 - 9:50 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- New Jersey State Police say two people were killed in an accident Saturday morning along Route 42 in Gloucester County. It happened around 4 a.m. in the northbound lanes near Route 55 (Exit 13) in Deptford. Authorities say two vehicles collided with a dump truck. The...
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Canada Hockey Team Bus Crash
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April 09, 2018 - 11:44 am
HUMBOLDT, Saskatchewan (AP) — Saskatchewan's Ministry of Justice said Monday one of the deceased in the crash that killed 15 people en route to a hockey playoff game was misidentified. The ministry said the body of Parker Tobin was mistaken for that of Xavier Labelle. It said Labelle is injured but...
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April 08, 2018 - 9:57 am
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) -- One person is dead and four others were injured Sunday morning in a crash along Roosevelt Boulevard in Northeast Philadelphia. It happened around 7 a.m. when three vehicles collided in the outer lanes near Tyson Avenue in the city's Mayfair section. Police say a female...
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Canada Hockey Team Bus Crash
Humboldt mayor Rob Muench, in the Broncos team jersey, along with other mourners lay down flower on the stairs that enter to Elgar Petersen Arena, home of the Humboldt Broncos. Photo credit: Liam Richards/The Canadian Press via AP
April 07, 2018 - 10:37 am
HUMBOLDT, Saskatchewan (AP) — A semi-trailer slammed into a bus carrying a youth hockey team in western Canada, killing 15 people and injuring 14 in a catastrophic collision that left a country and its national sport heartbroken. The crash sent shockwaves through the team's small hometown...
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