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What a yarn! Huge spool bounds down Texas highway

Spool

For the third time in just over six weeks, a loose spool has posed an unusual traffic hazard to motorists in the Houston area. Laura Hogan, a principal at a private school in Kady, Texas, encountered the spool Friday morning while on a school bus with students on a field trip. “The bus driver let out a loud yelp and started to slam on the brakes,” she told KTRK-TV. “I braced myself and I looked up expecting to see a wreck about to happen, but what I saw was aRead More


Sentencing delayed for man caught with illegal guns on Highway 3

Highway 3 crash

A Toronto man won’t be sentenced until the New Year for being caught with illegal guns in Essex County. Satvir Singh was in provincial court for a sentencing hearing on Thursday. But his defence lawyer Maria Caroccia has asked for a pre-sentence report to be drafted before he can be given a sentence. Singh pleaded guilty to three charges: carrying a prohibited weapon in a careless manner, possession of a prohibited weapon and possession of prohibited firearms with ammunition.  It’s in connection to an accident on Highway 3 near OldcastleRead More


Two collisions shut down Highway 16 in Strathcona County

Police scene

Strathcona RCMP were at the scene of two collisions on eastbound Highway 16 in Strathcona County late Tuesday evening. The collisions happened in the area of Highway 16 and Range Road 225. Eastbound traffic was being rerouted north and south on Range Road 225 to Township Roads 530 and 534. Motorists were asked to avoid the area or expect delays. Police and emergency personnel were expected to be on scene for several hours. Source link #canadiannews #worldnews #headlinenews and stories from around the world USA Today News Headlines [su_feed url=”http://rssfeeds.usatoday.com/usatoday-NewsTopStories”Read More


Trial starts for man facing weapons charges after Highway 3 crash

Highway 3 crash

CTV Windsor Published Tuesday, November 6, 2018 4:58PM EST Last Updated Tuesday, November 6, 2018 4:59PM EST A trial has started for a Toronto man facing several firearms charges after a crash on Highway 3. On April 26, 2017, a head-on crash happened between Sexton Side Road and Walker. An elderly couple was seriously hurt in the crash, but this trial is about what police say was found in the Lexus. According to AM800 News, Tecumseh firefighters testified Tuesday that they were assessing the passenger in the Lexus when theyRead More


Bail granted to teen charged in shooting of German tourist on Alberta highway

Bail granted to teen charged in shooting of German tourist on Alberta highway

CALGARY — A Calgary judge has granted bail to a teenager charged in the August shooting of a German tourist. Alberta provincial court Judge Peter Barley granted the youth’s release on condition he pay $2,500 cash and live with his grandparents from the Stoney Nakoda First Nation west of Calgary. He’s to remain in the home, be under constant supervision and abstain from drugs or alcohol. The teen is to return to court in Cochrane, Alta., on Nov. 13. He faces 14 charges, including attempted murder and possession of aRead More


Driver charged after deadly highway crash

OPP

A 56-year-old woman is dead and a driver has been charged after a crash on Highway 401 in Kingston, Saturday morning. Ontario Provincial Police say it happened in the eastbound lanes at Montreal Road around 7:30 a.m. According to investigators, it appears the grey Honda Odyssey veered off the road and struck a rock wall.  There were six people inside the vehicle at the time of the crash. The woman was pronounced dead at the scene. The driver of the van was charged with careless driving causing death, as perRead More


Tractor trailer rear ends vehicle in fiery Highway 401 crash: OPP

Tractor trailer rear ends vehicle in fiery Highway 401 crash: OPP

CTV London Published Wednesday, September 12, 2018 4:33PM EDT Last Updated Thursday, September 13, 2018 8:13AM EDT Chatham-Kent OPP say a tractor trailer rear ended a vehicle in a fiery crash on Highway 401 near Kenesserie Road. Police responded to the multi-vehicle collision on around 3:15 p.m. on Wednesday. Investigation revealed traffic had stopped on Highway 401 in the end queue while entering the construction zone. Police say a westbound tractor trailer failed to stop and collided into the rear of a stopped tractor trailer causing it to collide withRead More


Teens charged with murder after dropping sandbag off overpass

Teens charged with murder after dropping sandbag off overpass

Four Ohio teens were charged with murder for allegedly throwing sandbags from a highway overpass as a part of a prank that left one man dead, police said. source todays world news – Teens charged with murder after dropping sandbag off overpass #worldnews #breakingnews #music #headlinenews USA Today News Headlines [su_feed url=”http://rssfeeds.usatoday.com/usatoday-NewsTopStories” limit=”20″] USA News Headlines [su_feed url=”http://rss.cnn.com/rss/cnn_us.rss” limit=”20″] ABC NEWS Headlines [su_feed url=”http://feeds.abcnews.com/abcnews/usheadlines” limit=”20″]