Catastrophic Events (page 6)


Woman Killed by Light-Rail Train in New Jersey

A woman was struck and killed by a NJ Transit light-rail train Aug. 19. According to The Patch, the woman, Saskia Guerrero, was a resident...

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  • Aug 23, 2019

Iowa Man Severely Burned in Home Explosion

A man is in the hospital after an explosion rocked his home Aug. 16, KWQC reported. The state of Iowa fire marshall is investigating the...

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  • Aug 20, 2019

New York Cell Tower Worker Death Kept Quiet

Following an in depth investigation, Wireless Estimator reported that a Queens, New York, worker with Rise & Rise Wireless Inc. (R&R) died of a fall...

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  • Aug 16, 2019

Day Care Fire Kills 5 Pennsylvania Children

Five children died in a home day care inferno in the early morning of Aug. 12. According to CNN, the owner of the Erie, Pennsylvania,...

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  • Aug 15, 2019

Explosion Injures Two Florida Stadium Workers

Two Florida subcontractors were taken to the hospital Aug. 8 when a natural gas line ignited and caused an explosion at Raymond James Stadium, home...

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  • Aug 14, 2019

Nine-Car Pileup Kills Man and Baby in Florida

A nine-car pileup on I-75 in Seffner, Florida, resulted in two deaths and four injuries on Aug. 5. According to the Tampa Bay Reporter, the...

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  • Aug 8, 2019

Explosion Levels PA Home; Gas Company to Blame

Five were injured July 31 after a natural gas explosion leveled a house in North Franklin Township, Pennsylvania, outside of Pittsburgh. According to WTAE, the...

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  • Aug 5, 2019

Gas Explosion Kills One, Injures Five in Kentucky

A gas explosion set the small Kentucky community of Moreland ablaze in the early-morning hours of Aug. 1, leaving one person dead and five others...

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  • Aug 2, 2019

Two Dead and Two Injured in S.C. House Collapse

Two construction workers died and two more were injured July 18 when a thunderstorm caused an under-construction house’s collapse in Sunset, S.C. According to the...

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  • Jul 30, 2019

Train Crash Kills Two in Mississippi

Two people died July 22 when an Amtrak train traveling from New Orleans to New York City hit their truck outside of Meridian, Mississippi. According...

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  • Jul 30, 2019

Watermelon Truck Tips Over, Injuring Two

On July 19, a truck carrying watermelons in Des Peres, Missouri, overturned, hitting a car at a traffic light. According to a local CBS affiliate,...

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  • Jul 24, 2019

Van Crashes After Near-Miss; 3 Children Dead, 6 Injured

A family is mourning the loss of three children in Clever, Missouri, after their van swerved off the road to avoid a collision with a...

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  • Jul 24, 2019

Two Shot Outside Troubled S.C. Sports Bar

Shots were fired and two men were seriously injured July 14 in the parking of a South Carolina business with a troubled past. “Deputies were...

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  • Jul 19, 2019

Multiple Deaths, Injuries in Ohio Car Crash

A semi crossed into the wrong lane, killing four and injuring two. A 15-year-old child died of his injuries following the crash. A tractor trailer...

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  • Jul 18, 2019

Jury Awards $3.7 Million To Young Woman Injured In 2015 Car Crash

An automobile injury can change your life in a number of ways. It’s very important to find professional and experienced legal representation during these times...

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  • Mar 15, 2019