San Jose, CA – Car Accident – One Dead, Two Injured
Police say that the driver of a stolen Hyundai was killed when his vehicle lost control and flipped down an embankment. Police say that two juvenile passengers were taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries after the crash.
Whitesboro, NY – Car Accident – Police Officer Killed
New York State Police officials say that a Whitesboro Police Officer was injured when his police cruiser collided with an orange Chevy Avalanche. The officer was taken to St. Elizabeth Medical Center in Utica, where he was pronounced dead. The driver of the Avalanche was taken to St. Luke's hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.
St. Louis, MO – Motorcycle Accident – One Dead
St. Louis County police said the preliminary investigation revealed the motorcyclist was traveling southbound on Lemay Ferry Rd. The SUV was leaving a business parking lot and trying to enter the northbound lanes of Lemay Ferry Rd. when it collided with the motorcycle. The SUV continued and hit a gas pump at the Phillips 66/Texaco station, which started a fire. The male motorcyclist was taken to the hospital but was pronounced dead. His identity has not yet been released.
Hobbs, NM – Car Accident – Michael Taggert
NM State Police officials say that Michael Taggert failed to yield to oncoming traffic on State Route 483 and turned in front of another vehicle. Tagger was pronounced dead at the scene.
Sumter County, SC – Car Accident – Katina Hunter
Police say that Katina Hunter's 2003 Buick was traveling south on South Pike West when a 2007 GMC Yukon turned into the path of her vehicle. Hunter was taken to Palmetto Health Tourmey where she later died. The driver was cited in the accident.
Bulverde, TX – Car Accident – Woman Dead
Police say that a woman was attempting to turn left into Bulverde United Methodist Church when her vehicle was struck by a pickup truck pulling a trailer. The woman was traveling southbound and failed to yield to the oncoming northbound pickup. The woman was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver and two passengers in the pickup were treated at the scene.
Brooklyn, NY – Pedestrian Accident – Woman Injured
Police say that a woman was struck by a car, which then fled the scene of the crash. The woman was rushed to Brookdale University Hospital in critical condition.
Las Vegas, NV – Car Accident – Daniella Suarez, Julian Castillo
NHP officials say that a Chevy Tahoe was travelling southbound on the roadway when the left rear tire separated from the vehicle and entered the northbound lanes of travel. The dire struck the front windshield of a Honda CRV. Two passengers in the CRV, Suarez and Castillo, were taken to local hospitals where they were eventually pronounced dead. A third occupant, the driver, was taken to the hospital as a precaution.
Herriman, UT – Car Accident – Baby Girl Killed
Just before a deadly crash Monday night, a caller reported a truck driving recklessly and speeding on Mountain View Corridor near Herriman, police say. Two minutes later, at 7:18 p.m., a truck crashed into another truck and a minivan at the highway’s northbound intersection with Rosecrest Road (about 14500 South) in Herriman, killing an infant girl and sending six others to the hospital. As of Tuesday morning, two of the victims remained in critical condition with life-threatening injuries, including a 24-year-old woman who was a passenger in the northbound truck and a 34-year-old man who was the driver of the truck that was hit, according to Unified police.