VERO BEACH, FL (WFLX) – A rollover accident shut down the Florida Turnpike in both directions Monday morning.
UPDATE: At noon, the Florida Highway Patrol reported one northbound lane and all southbound lanes were open.
EARLIER STORY: A rollover accident shut down the north and southbound lanes of the Turnpike at mile marker 178 west [...]
Jeffrey Lynn Isaac
NORTH PALM BEACH — Jeffery Lynn Isaac, the CEO of the Gulf Stream Council Boy Scouts of America, was arrested after a crash in North Palm Beach Monday and charged with a DUI.
When officers arrived around 6:30 p.m., they found Isaac, 48, sitting in his driver’s [...]
STUART — A Port St. Lucie woman facing DUI manslaughter charges related to a 2012 fiery crash on Interstate 95 that killed four people remained behind bars Wednesday after a judge refused to lower her $280,000 bond.
Carolyn Ramos, 41, was arrested by U.S. Marshals Tuesday in Palm Beach County on four counts of DUI [...]
FRESNO, CA (KFSN/WKOW/CNN) – Federal officials are looking into what caused a Boeing 747 cargo plane to crash in Afghanistan Monday.
Seven American crew members died when the plane crashed just after takeoff from Bagram Air Base. The plane was en route to Dubai.
The cause of the crash has not been determined. [...]
SUBURBAN WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office has identified the victims involved in Monday’s deadly crash in suburban West Palm Beach.
According to the sheriff’s office, 17-year-old James T. McLendon died when his Mazda 626 collided with a dump truck driven by 54-year-old Bobby Moore.
Witnesses told investigators [...]
CARTERSVILLE, Ga. (AP) – Authorities say a semitrailer slammed into a support pillar on Interstate 75 northwest of Atlanta, sending a large highway sign into the path of another vehicle, killing a total of three people.
State transportation officials say the southbound lanes of I-75 were closed after the wreck early Wednesday morning. Authorities tell [...]
YREKA, Calif. (AP) – Northbound lanes of Interstate 5 in far Northern California have reopened after a series of traffic collisions involving about 60 vehicles shut down the roadway.
The California Highway Patrol says the highway reopened at 5 a.m. Wednesday, about 12 hours after authorities received a report of a crash there north of [...]
Crystal Brunson, who turns 25 Wednesday, began her birthday celebrations early Tuesday with an unexpected group of admirers — dozens of Boynton Beach police officers and, more importantly, the man whose life she helped save in October.
Brunson, of Boynton Beach, was one of several “local heroes” honored with life-saving awards for their roles in [...]
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MIDLAND, Texas (AP) – A parade float filled with wounded veterans that was struck by a freight train had crossed onto the railroad tracks after warning signals were going off, investigators said Saturday.
Four veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan were killed and 16 more people were injured when the [...]
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ABINGDON — The body of the pilot who was at the controls of a helicopter that crashed into South Holston Lake was recovered Monday after three days searching, Virginia State Police said.
The body of Bill R. Starnes, 64, of Blountville, Tenn., was found in 80 feet of water about 100 [...]
Helicopter crash pilot recovered from Va. lakeAugust 27, 2012 20:54 GMT
ABINGDON, Va. (AP) — Divers have recovered the body of a Tennessee man who was at the controls of a helicopter that crashed into a lake in southwest Virginia.
Virginia State Police say the body of 64-year-old [...]
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. –
Polo mogul John Goodman left the Palm Beach County Jail and returned home Friday for the first time since being convicted of DUI manslaughter and vehicular homicide.
Goodman was found guilty in March of the fatal crash that claimed the life of 23-year-old recent college graduate [...]
After paying $46 million to settle a civil wrongful death case over a fatal auto accident, South Florida polo mogul John Goodman is now complaining that a “wealth bias” is keeping him in jail after his criminal conviction.
Most or all of the settlement was paid by the insurers of Goodman’s Bentley and the establishment [...]