Accident And Injury (page 26)


Family Calls for FAMU Band to be Temporarily Disbanded after Hazing Death

A day after the criminal charging of 13 students involved in the hazing death of Florida A&M University (FAMU) drum major Robert Champion, his family...

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  • May 10, 2012

Junior Seau's Brain to be Studied for Concussion Research

The family of former NFL legend Junior Seau has agreed to donate his brain to researchers studying the possible effects of repeat concussions. According to...

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  • May 4, 2012

Charges Filed Two Years After Hyperbaric Blast Killed Two

Charges have finally been filed after two years of investigating the circumstances that caused two Italian nationals to be fatally engulfed in flames at a...

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  • May 4, 2012

Atlanta Police Officer on Leave after Wrong Way DUI Crash

Atlanta police Officer Christopher J. Niezurawski has been placed on paid administrative leave after he allegedly drove drunk and on the wrong side of the...

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  • May 4, 2012

Florida Highway Patrol Faulted for Deadly January Crashes

The Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) has been faulted but not held criminally liable for playing a role in a series of deadly crashes that occurred...

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  • Apr 27, 2012

Charges Filed in Fatal Franklin County Crash

A Franklin Springs man has been charged with multiple offenses after his involvement in a head-on collision that led to two deaths. According to the...

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  • Apr 27, 2012

Elderly Woman Charged After Crashing into Crowded Supermarket

An elderly woman was charged with careless driving after crashing her Toyota Camry into a crowded Publix supermarket in Palm Coast. According to Sun Sentinel,...

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  • Apr 25, 2012

Truck Driver Charged in Fatal Multi-Vehicle Accident

A Georgia truck driver has been charged with multiple violations after causing a four-vehicle accident that killed two people. According to WDUN, 38-year-old Stephen Scott...

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  • Apr 17, 2012

Crash Victim: DUI Drug Cases Should Be Treated Like Drunk Driving Offenses

A motorcyclist who lost his leg in an accident where the other driver was under the influence of drugs is speaking out about the unequal...

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  • Apr 17, 2012

Tampa Bay Rays Pitcher Involved in DUI Hit-and-Run

Tampa Bay Rays minor league pitcher Brian Bush was convicted on a number of charges months after he hit a motorcycle and drove away, allegedly...

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  • Apr 9, 2012

Charges Filed Against Girl and Mother in Deadly Auto Accident

Charges have been filed against a girl and her mother for their roles in a crash that left a 40-year-old Sandtown Middle School teacher dead....

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  • Apr 3, 2012

Woman Ticketed for Violation of Georgia's Move Over Law

An accident earlier this month, in which a woman smashed into the back of a pulled-over police cruiser, illustrates the importance of Georgia’s Move Over...

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  • Mar 23, 2012

Elderly Woman Charged in Bike Week Accident that Killed Motorcyclist

An elderly woman has been charged after an accident that killed 64-year-old motorcyclist Charles Bixler. According to the Orlando Sentinel, 77-year-old Barbara Dunn reportedly veered...

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  • Mar 23, 2012

Alleged Drunk Driver Critically Injures Off Duty Police Officer

Off-duty Clayton County sheriff’s deputy Amy Marie Kemper is in critical condition after her motorcycle was struck head-on by an SUV. It is alleged that...

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  • Mar 21, 2012

Man Wanted in Florida Arrested in Wyoming for Role in Deadly Crash

A man wanted in Florida for various offenses has been arrested in Wyoming for his role in a horrific deadly crash. According to the Casper...

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  • Mar 14, 2012