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6 killed after intense crash, fuel spill on Florida highway

Thursday, Jan. 3, 2019|3:53 p.m.

GAINESVILLE, Fla.– 6 individuals passed away after a crash and diesel fuel spill sparked a massive fire on a Florida interstate Thursday afternoon, highway authorities said.

2 tractor-trailer rigs and two guest vehicles were associated with the wreck on Interstate 75 about a mile (1.6 kilometers) south of Alachua, near Gainesville, the Florida Highway Patrol said. The fire was sparked after about 50 gallons (189 liters) of diesel spilled onto the highway, authorities stated.

A helicopter arrived on scene to look for injured individuals who may have been in the woods along the crash scene that Alachua County Sheriff’s authorities described as an “extensive scene.”

8 others were taken to the health center, some with critical injuries, the Gainesville Sunreported.

Authorities extinguished the fire, however the after-effects triggered a part of the interstate to be closed in both instructions, causing huge hold-ups Thursday night.

The Alachua County Sherriff’s workplace tweeted that the crash remained in the northbound lanes however that the southbound lanes were closed to keep a path open for first responders, stating it “needed all hands on deck” and cautioning “the closure is going to be prolonged.”

The Florida Highway Patrol stated a big quantity of personal property, burnt automobiles and car parts scattered across the roadway.

Authorities said they are treating it as a pending homicide examination.

Elderly pedestrian killed in Green Valley crash

Fatal Auto-Pedestrian Accident in Henderson

Steve Marcus A criminal activity scene expert and Henderson Policeman investigate a deadly auto-pedestrian

Thursday, Dec. 20, 2018|8:44 p.m.

Deadly Auto-Pedestrian Accident in Henderson Release slideshow”A senior lady crossing a Henderson road outside of a designated area was struck and killed

by a vehicle Thursday night, according to city cops. Henderson Authorities and medics responded to the crash near Green Valley and Wigwam parkways at about 7 p.m., Officer Rodrigo Peña said. Multiple 911 callers reported a lady down. A preliminary examination determined that the lady was outside a crosswalk on Wigwam, west of Green Valley, when the crash occurred, Peña said. The vehicle driver, who was not impaired or speeding, remained at the scene, Peña stated. Wigwam in the location was closed down and wasn’t expected to open for about five hours, Peña stated about 8:45 p.m. More details were not supplied

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Police: Medical episode may have led to fatal southeast Las Vegas crash.

Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018|12:59 p.m.

. An Arizona driver who passed away early today may have suffered a medical episode before crashing his SUV in the southeast valley, according to Metro Police.

The crash took place about 4 a.m. on eastbound Sunset Road, near Pecos Road.

A 65-year-old male from Bullhead City, Ariz., remained in a 2001 Chevrolet Tahoe when it drifted out of traffic, striking a light post and areas of a block wall, prior to returning to the road, police stated. That’s where the SUV pertained to a rest.

The guy died at Dawn Health center and Medical Center, authorities stated. The cause of death wasn’t immediately understood.

No other injuries were reported.

Female identified in double fatal crash triggered by intoxicated driver on I-11 in Stone City

NHP investigates a crash that left two dead on the I-11 highway in Boulder City Aug. 28, 2018 (Photo: FOX5).
 NHP investigates a crash that left two dead on the I-11 highway in Boulder City Aug. 28, 2018 (Photo: FOX5).

NHP examines a crash that left two dead on the I-11 highway in Stone City Aug. 28, 2018( Picture: FOX5). BOULDER CITY, NV( FOX5)- The Clark County Coroner recognized one of the victims eliminated in a double deadly crash caused by an intoxicated driver on the newly opened I-11 highway in Boulder City.

Henderson resident Jennifer Renee Taylor-Beasinger, 49, was killed in the crash. The 2nd victim’s identity was not offered yet, the coroner’s office stated.

Nevada Highway Patrol trooper Smaka said the two-vehicle crash was reported at 2:18 a.m. on the I-11 near mile marker 9 on Tuesday. A dark blue sedan pulled over to the side of the road after experiencing mechanical issues.

Three individuals were inside the sedan; Taylor-Beasinger beinged in the motorist’s seat, a female and male traveler who was being in the rear seat. The chauffeur and the guy were killed when a BMW traveling in the southbound lanes knocked into the rear of the sedan, Smaka said.

The second woman was transported to St. Rose Sienna hospital where she is stable.

Smaka said a guy was driving the BMW with his kid in a car seat. The kid is in between three and five years of ages.

They were required to University Medical Center for treatment.

Police said the daddy was under the influence of alcohol and speeding which added to the crash.

Examine back for updates.

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Lady killed in jet ski crash near Laughlin

LAUGHLIN, NV (FOX5) – A California woman passed away after her jet ski hit a boat on the Colorado River near Laughlin Sunday, according to the Nevada Department of Wildlife.

Witnesses stated the victim, 43, was going fast in a straight line, when she struck the bow of a rental jet boat near the buoy line at Davis Dam. The jet boat was taking a trip at less than five miles per hour when the crash occurred.

Onlookers and the Bullhead Fire Department provided the victim CPR and she was later on pronounced dead at the Western Arizona Regional Medical Center in Bullhead City, Arizona.

” You really dislike to see something like this,” David Pfiffner, Nevada’s boating law administrator stated. “It’s late in the day at the end of the weekend. Everyone was most likely simply heading off the water when an accident happened that ended someone’s life. This is another awful example of how severe running a boat can be. Our ideas and prayers head out to this woman’s friends and family during this tough time.”

An autopsy will be done as detectives attempt to determine the reason for the accident, the wildlife department stated.

The Nevada Department of Wildlife recommended that everybody who plans on operating a boat or individual boat ought to take a boating education course. Boaters who want to take a boating safety class or find out more about NDOW’s boating safety program can find more details at www.ndow.org. NDOW stated the reason for this accident is still under examination, however issued a reminder for everybody to boat sober.” Alcohol is the leading contributing factor in leisure boater deaths,” Pfiffner stated.” It can hinder a boater’s judgment, balance, vision, and reaction time. Boating is challenging enough without including alcohol to the formula. “Copyright 2018 KVVU( KVVU Broadcasting Corporation). All rights booked

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Someone killed in deadly car crash near central Las Vegas

One person was killed in a single-vehicle crash near central Las Vegas on Aug. 12, 2018. (Photo: NHP)
 One person was eliminated in a single-vehicle crash near main Las Vegas on Aug. 12, 2018. (Picture: NHP) One person was killed in a single-vehicle crash near central Las Vegas on Aug. 12, 2018.

( Picture: NHP). LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -. Nevada Highway Patrol reacted to a single-vehicle deadly crash that left one person dead near central Las Vegas Sunday morning. According to NHP, a pickup captured on fire after hitting a concrete wall at around 5:18 a.m. near Fremont Street and South Eastern Opportunity. One person was noticable dead.

Eastern Avenue was closed in both instructions from Fremont Street to Daybreak Opportunity while troopers investigated, NHP stated. Troopers recommended vehicle drivers to anticipate hold-ups and to prevent the location.

No other details was instantly offered.

Stay with FOX5 for more updates.

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Driver seriously injured in crash at Serene and Spencer

The driver of the vehicle was listed in critical condition on Aug. 8, 2018. (Source: LVMPD)
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.( Source: LVMPD). LAS VEGAS( FOX5 )-. Las Vegas Metro cops stated a chauffeur was critically injured in a crash involving a semi-truck Wednesday morning. Officers reacted to the incident prior to 4 a.m. at Serene Opportunity and Spencer Street. Mentioning witnesses, cops said the semi-truck was driving northbound on Spencer Opportunity when a car failed to stop at a traffic signal on westbound Serene Street and the crash occurred.

The chauffeur of the automobile was taken to a local hospital in crucial condition.

Police said disability does not seem a factor.

An investigation is continuous.

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Coroner recognizes pair eliminated in rollover crash on I-15 near Primm

A rollover crash on Interstate-15 northbound left two people dead on July 27, 2018. (Photo: NHP)
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.( Picture: NHP). PRIMM, NV (FOX5)-. 2 individuals eliminated in a rollover crash late Friday night were determined by the Clark County Coroner’s office. Karisma Angelise Avila, 19, and Anthony Garcia, 28, both passed away from blunt force injuries on July 27. Their death was ruled an accident, according to the coroner’s workplace.

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Nevada Highway Patrol said the set were ejected from a 2018 Infiniti Q50 after the driver lost control on Interstate-15 near Primm at 11:15 p.m when the chauffeur tried to make a lane modification. They were declared dead on the scene.

Avila and Garcia were not wearing seat belts, NHP said.

The examination is ongoing. Examine back for updates.

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Video launched of U.S. 93 semi-truck crash killing 2

LAS VEGAS (FOX5) –

The Nevada Highway Patrol Wednesday launched video of the crash that killed two men eliminated in a fatal crash on U.S. Highway 93 on the morning of July 18.

Christopher Markley, 34, and Robert Jay Barns, 50, both died from multiple blunt force injuries, according to the coroner’s workplace.

Nevada Highway Patrol stated a semi-truck chauffeur admitted to “drowsy driving” Wednesday morning when he struck several cars resulting in the death of Markley and Barns.

The crash was reported simply after 6 a.m. on U.S. 93 and mile marker 63, near Interstate 15.

According to Cannon Fodder Jason Buratczuk, of Nevada Highway Patrol, motorists were picked up a flagger in a construction zone when a semi-truck struck the lorries.

The semi-truck hit the Toyota Corolla that Markley and Barns were traveling in, Buratczuk stated. They were ejected from the car and pronounced dead at the scene. The truck then hit a Nissan, another semi-truck and a Chevrolet Malibu.

Buratczuk said the chauffeur of the semi-truck who hit the cars confessed to “drowsy driving” and might have gone to sleep at the wheel.

“Sleepy driving is just as bad as if you were inebriateded or texting and driving … it hinders your capability to drive a lorry,” Buratczuk stated, adding drivers need to be careful in construction zones.

3 others were taken to University Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries, consisting of the at-fault chauffeur of the semi-truck, according to officials.

Buratczuk stated the chauffeur of the semi-truck might face charges however, he noted it will be up to deadly crash detectives and the district lawyer.

All travel lanes in the area were closed and traffic was being diverted onto State Path 168, NHP stated. U.S. 93 is also closed at I-15.

An examination was continuous.

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Rollover crash on I-15 near Primm leaves 2 dead

A rollover crash on Interstate-15 northbound left two people dead on July 27, 2018. (Photo: NHP)
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( Photo: NHP). LAS VEGAS (FOX5)-. Nevada Highway Patrol reacted to a fatal crash on Interstate-15 near Primm late Friday night. According to NHP, a 2018 Infiniti Q50 was being driven recklessly on 1-15 northbound near mile marker 9 and the chauffeur rapidly lost control of the car. The automobile went off road and into the desert, which triggered it to reverse.

The crash occurred at 11:15 p.m.. A guy and a lady, both in their 20s, were ejected from the lorry, NHP said. Both were declared dead on scene.

Private investigators were working to figure out who was driving the vehicle, according to NHP. It was unidentified if disability was an aspect, but the set were not wearing seatbelts. Witnesses told NHP the driver was speeding and tried to change lanes prior to the crash.

No road closures were put in place, NHP said. Motorists were encouraged to use care while driving through the location as troopers examined.

These were the first of 3 deaths from crashes around the Las Vegas Valley over night.

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