World | Associated Press | Thursday December 12, 2013
A girl who survived the crash of a jet in San Francisco only to be fatally struck by a fire truck on the runway was actually run over by two rescue vehicles in the aftermath.
World | Associated Press | Friday November 22, 2013
Rescuers worked frantically to free five children trapped in a submerged car after it veered off a highway ramp in suburban Minneapolis and into a frigid pond, smashing windows to get inside even as a tow truck winched the car out. One of the childre...
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday November 18, 2013
At least 24 people were killed in Cairo when a train ploughed into a truck and a mini-bus at a railway crossing early on Monday.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday October 30, 2013
Twenty-one people were killed, many burnt beyond recognition, after a fuel tanker and a truck ferrying mourners collided in Zimbabwe today, state radio said.
World | Associated Press | Saturday October 19, 2013
A truck carrying hog feed smashed into the rear of a passenger bus on a remote downhill provincial road in the northern Philippines early Saturday, setting off a series of wrecks that left at least 20 people dead and injured 44 others, police said.
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday October 12, 2013
At least 49 people were killed when a truck careened off a cliff in the southeastern Peru province of La Convencion, the local mayor said on Saturday.
World | Reuters | Tuesday August 6, 2013
A video obtained by the San Francisco Chronicle newspaper shows that the supervisor directing the firefighting effort at an airport crash site was not told that a teenage girl was on the ground until after she was mistakenly run over and killed by a ...
World | Associated Press | Friday July 12, 2013
San Francisco police say one of the Chinese victims in the Asiana Airlines crash was struck by a fire truck, although it's not clear whether that killed her.
World | Associated Press | Wednesday May 29, 2013
A chemical-carrying freight train collided with a garbage truck, derailed and exploded at a rail crossing outside Baltimore, causing fires that were under control by Wednesday morning, authorities said.
World | Reuters | Saturday May 25, 2013
A bridge collapse that sent cars and drivers tumbling off a four-lane interstate and into a frigid river in Washington state may have been caused when a semi-trailer truck crashed into the structure, officials said on Friday.
World | Associated Press | Saturday February 23, 2013
Police say a container truck has slammed into several vehicles in central Indonesia, leaving 16 dead and injuring several others.
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday February 7, 2013
Fifty-three people were killed in a collision between a passenger bus and a truck near the Zambian capital on Thursday, a government official said.
World | Associated Press | Monday February 4, 2013
A tour bus crashed with a pickup truck on a rural mountain highway in Southern California on Sunday night, killing eight people and injuring dozens of others, authorities said.
Cities | Indo- Asian News Services | Monday January 21, 2013
Four people, all belonging to the postal department, were killed at the Yamuna Expressway in Uttar Pradesh on Monday when the car they were travelling in rammed into a stationary truck due to dense fog, police said.
World | Associated Press | Monday January 21, 2013
An Egyptian security official says a speeding truck collided with a minibus on a highway in the country's south, killing 14 people and injuring 13 others.
World | Associated Press | Thursday January 10, 2013
A helicopter crashed on a highway in southwestern Germany on Thursday, killing the pilot, after the aircraft got caught in high-voltage power lines and exploded, police said.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday November 26, 2012
A senior Taiwanese official and members of her family died after her rental car collided with a truck while on holiday in Japan, police said on Monday.
World | Associated Press | Tuesday October 2, 2012
Repair crews worked into Tuesday removing two derailed cars and a locomotive and to repair damaged railroad tracks after an Amtrak train carrying about 169 passengers derailed in a collision with a big rig truck in California's Central Valley.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday October 1, 2012
Five Germans were among six people who died when a tourist bus slammed into a container truck near the Chinese capital and caught fire, state media reported on Monday.
World | Associated Press | Monday July 23, 2012
Authorities say an 11th person has died in a pickup truck crash in South Texas that also injured 12 others. Gerald Bryant, a spokeswoman for the Texas Department of Public Safety, upgraded the death toll by one on Sunday night. He says several of th...