Slippery roads wreak havoc in Franklin County

FARMINGTON — Several vehicles slid, rolled over and one jackknifed on slippery roads Thursday in the Franklin County region. Law enforcement, firefighters, emergency medical providers and tow truck drivers went from one incident to another throughout the day, after a thin layer of ice topped by snow and rain, made for dangerous driving conditions.
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East Texas man killed in collision with semi driven on wrong side of road

TATUM, Texas — A Tatum man died following a crash involving a semi Wednesday evening. According to the Texas Department of Public Safety, troopers responded to a two-vehicle crash on Farm-to-Market Road 1716, just east of Tatum. Troopers say the driver of a Freightliner towing a semi-trailer, identified as Leonardo...
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Tatum man killed in Rusk County crash

RUSK COUNTY, Texas (KLTV) - FROM DPS:. At 7:20 Wednesday evening, DPS Troopers responded to a two vehicle fatal crash on FM-1716 approximately 3.8 miles south of the city of Tatum in Rusk County. The preliminary report indicates that the driver of a 2005 Freightliner towing a semi-trailer was traveling north on FM-1716 on the wrong side of the roadway. At the same time, the driver of a 2007 Chevrolet Z71 was traveling on FM-1716 in the southbound lane. The driver of the Freightliner attempted to move back into the northbound lane but its towed unit was still partially in the wrong lane when it was struck by the southbound Chevrolet which then caught fire.
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Two injured in Center Point collision

CENTER POINT, Iowa (KCRG) - Linn County Sheriff’s Deputies, Linn County Sheriff’s Rescue 57, the Center Point Fire Department, and Center Point Ambulance Service responded to a two-vehicle collision at approximately 2:36 p.m. at the intersection of Franklin St and E Grubbs St in Center Point on Thursday. A Linn...

DPS: 90-year-old victim in two-vehicle crash identified

LINN, Texas (ValleyCentral) — The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) has identified the victim of a crash that took place on November 28. Eldon Olney Libby, 90, from Edinburg, died at the scene of the crash. According to a release, deputies responded to the intersection of Floral Road and Lazy Palms, west of U.S. […]
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Fort Gibson woman killed in crash

A Fort Gibson woman was killed on the Muskogee Turnpike when she hit a truck parked on the shoulder, states an Oklahoma Highway Patrol report. Glenda Risenhoover, 62, was pronounced dead at the scene by the Broken Arrow Fire Department, the report states. According to OHP, the collision happened at...

Kent County Traffic Report

WORTON — Philip Harry Marshner Jr., 47, Centreville, on Nov. 16, was charged with driving while under the influence of alcohol; driving while impaired by alcohol; driving while impaired by a controlled dangerous substance; violating license restriction; and negligent driving. He also was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia; and...

Box truck slams into police car; NY state trooper survives

NEW YORK - A state trooper who was on duty along the interstate in Westchester County is lucky to be alive after a truck crashed into his patrol car early Tuesday morning. Trooper Carlos Desilva was monitoring traffic from inside his troop car, which was parked in the right shoulder of the southbound Interstate-87 between exits 7 and 7A in Greenburgh, New York State Police said.

90-year-old Edinburg resident ID’d as victim in deadly crash

The Texas Department of Public Safety identified the man who died in a crash in Linn on Monday morning as a 90-year-old Edinburg resident. The deceased is Eldon Olney Libby, DPS said in a news release. DPS says he died after failing to yield at the intersection of Lazy Palms...

Route 59 Crash | Travis Scott Offer Rejected | Nutcracker On Ice

The Naperville Police Department is investigating a Route 59 crash that left three people injured and a section of the road shut down for several hours yesterday. Police say around 1 p.m., a Dodge Charger driven by a 42-year-old man from Chicago crossed over the median near Platinum Avenue as it was traveling south on Rt. 59, striking a Freightliner truck driven by a 36-year-old man from Chicago. The driver of the Charger suffered life-threatening injuries. The passenger in his car, and the driver of the Freightliner had less severe injuries; all parties were taken to a local hospital. Anyone with information on the crash is asked to contact police at 630-305-5477.

Head-on crash on I-65 in Tippecanoe County claims 1 life

TIPPECANOE COUNTY, Ind. — One person is dead after a head-on collision between two semi-trucks on Interstate 65 on Tuesday. According to Indiana State Police, the crash occurred around 5:30 p.m. near the 179 mile marker on I-65. Police said a 2013 Kenworth traveling southbound on the interstate ran off the roadway, for an unknown […]

Watkins is remembered for his kindness, love

Residents of Atmore and the surrounding areas are in mourning for a 10-year-old who was killed in a two-vehicle crash on the afternoon of Wednesday, Nov. 24, on Highway 31 about 3 miles west of Atmore in Escambia County (Ala.). Kendall B. Watkins was the passenger in the 2014 Chevrolet...