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Memorial held for Thunderbirds pilot eliminated in crash

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Maj. Stephen Del Bagno SANTA CLARITA, Calif.– Fighter jets flew overhead in the missing-man formation during a Southern California memorial for a U.S. Flying force Thunderbirds pilot who was eliminated in a crash throughout training.

Household, good friends and fellow pilots remembered Maj. Stephen Del Bagno during the gathering Sunday at Saugus High School, his alma mater.

His dad, Joe, mentioned Del Bagno’s pride in becoming part of the Flying force and a fellow member of the flight demonstration group praised his abilities.

The 34-year-old Del Bagno died April 4 when his F-16 Combating Falcon known as Thunderbird 4 crashed in the Nevada Test and Training Range north of Nellis Air Force Base.

Del Bagno’s name will be contributed to a wall at his high school that honors heroes.

North Las Vegas female eliminated in 6-vehicle DUI crash recognized

A six-vehicle crash claimed the life of one person and injured three others April 12, 2018 (Photo: Raymond Reyna/Report It).
 A six-vehicle crash declared the life of a single person and injured 3 others April 12, 2018 (Picture: Raymond Reyna/Report It).

A six-vehicle crash claimed the life of someone and injured three others April 12, 2018( Photo:

Raymond Reyna/Report It). LAS VEGAS( FOX5) -A lady who was eliminated in a crash including six automobiles Thursday early morning, was determined Friday. The Clark County coroner’s office said 32-year-old Donneka Harris, of North Las Vegas, died in the crash that also left three others injured.

Member of the family told FOX5 Harris was a mom of 2 and operated at a valley hospice center. They said the 32-year-old was the kindest lady they had ever satisfied and made a lasting effect on everybody.

The fatal crash took place in the intersection of Las Vegas Boulevard and Warm Springs Roadway simply after 10 a.m. Thursday.

[RELATED: Police: 6-vehicle DUI crash kills 1, hurts 3 south of Las Vegas strip]

A female driving a black Mercedes under the impact, ran a red light and crashed into a Chevy Malibu, triggering the multi-vehicle pile-up, according to police.

” This woman (Harris) was just driving and minding her own company, driving southbound driving on a green light and lost her life. Motorists just need to realize it can take place in the blink of an eye and it does not matter if you do everything right, it can still occur,” Nevada Highway Patrol trooper Jason Buratczuk stated.

The lady, determined as 38-year-old Sarah Lee, has been booked into custody by Las Vegas Metro Police where she is dealing with charges of DUI above the legal limit and failing to stop at the scene of an accident, inning accordance with police records.

Friends and family of Harris, who was likewise known as Diamond Wiggins, set up a GoFundMe account to raise funds for her final expenses.

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Coroner recognizes male eliminated in crash with NHP cannon fodder in northwest Las Vegas

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” 0″ width =” 180″/ > (QUICK WEB CAM). LAS VEGAS( FOX5)-. The Clark County Coroner’s Workplace identified a man who passed away in a crash with a NHP cannon fodder sergeant and another car in northwest Las Vegas Monday.

Shane Willey, 33, of Las Vegas passed away Monday afternoon, the coroner said.

Metro police stated a Nevada Highway Patrol cannon fodder sergeant was stopped at a traffic signal heading west on Cheyenne Opportunity at Durango Drive.

NHP stated a maroon SUV heading east struck the front left side of the patrol vehicle, then likewise hit a medical van.

That SUV driver, Willey, might have suffered from a “medical episode” prior to the crash, NHP stated. He was required to Mountain View Healthcare facility and passed away, NHP said.

The NHP cannon fodder suffered minor injuries and was not taken to a medical facility, NHP stated.

Related: Guy suffers from possible ‘medical episode,’ dies in crash striking NHP trooper

Stay with FOX5 for updates.

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Valley buddies say 28-year-old eliminated in aircraft crash lived life to the max


Buddies of James Pedroza, eliminated in an Arizona plane crash, stated they’ll remember him for their adventures, spontaneous journeys and his huge heart.

“‘Hey I hung out with James today and not did anything,’ stated no one ever,” Micah Griggs said explaining his friend and roommate James Pedroza.

“We established a 60-foot zipline and he decreased the zipline and into the pool,” Armani Izadi stated through tears.

James Pedroza lived an active life in his 28 years he visited 36 countries. That’s how Micah Griggs stated he and James initially became pals. The 2 went to Peru together a week after meeting each other.

“We havinged fun and some real discussions. Honestly the most genuine conversations I ever had prior to or given that. He was simply that type of individual, you opened to him,” Griggs stated.

Traveling was such a vital part of James’ life he remained in the process of getting his pilot’s license so he could get up and take a trip whenever he wanted. This previous weekend he and a group of friends were doing just that and went to Scottsdale, Arizona. Monday night they were headed back to the North Las Vegas airport.

“It sounds like they just increased and returned down,” Armani Izadi stated.

The plane crashed in a golf course not far from where it removed. The 6 people on board, consisting of James, where eliminated. The FAA did not launch the names of any of the people on board, but James’ buddies were able to recognize a couple of consisting of Mariah Coogan, Delighted Patel, and James’ sweetheart Helena Lagos.

Related: 6 dead after small airplane crashes on golf course in Arizona

“They were pushing 6 months, it was a big deal,” Micah Griggs stated describing James and Helena’s relationship. “They were simply dynamite together. They simply liked life.”

On Tuesday, those who understood and liked James were struggling to find out how somebody so complete of life was not going to belong of theirs.

“All the drama of life it’s not important. It’s not as essential as hanging out with individuals who are authentic,” Armani Izadi stated. “There is absolutely nothing I would rather do right now than socialize with my pal,” he stated through tears.

The FAA said they are working to identify every person on board as well as working to find out exactly what caused the aircraft to crash.

Good Friends of James Pedroza stated they prepare to hold a special gathering to keep in mind him on Sunday. They were likewise working to collect all the pictures and videos of him they can so they can assemble a montage.

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Pair eliminated in crash on 95 northbound near Charleston

( NDOT FAST camera)( NDOT FAST web cam)( NHP)&( NHP). LAS&VEGAS( FOX5/AP)-. The United States 95 northbound saw major delays Saturday night as emergency responders were on the scene of a fatal crash. A Chevrolet Tahoe was traveling southbound about 7:39 p.m., Cannon fodder Travis Smaka stated, when a

rear tire fell off the SUV and got in the northbound lanes. It then hit a gray Honda Crossover taking a trip north, when the tire went into the front windscreen. Three people were required to University Medical Center. Smaka stated a 24-year-old woman and a 15-year-old kid later died from their injuries. Stay with FOX5 for updates. Copyright 2018 KVVU( KVVU Broadcasting Corporation). All rights reserved. The Associated Press added to this report.

Thunderbirds pilot eliminated in F-16 crash outside of Las Vegas identified


A U.S. Flying force Thunderbirds pilot eliminated when his F-16 Fighting Falcon crashed outside of Las Vegas Wednesday early morning has been determined.

The United States Air Force determined the pilot as Maj. Stephen Del Bagno.

“He was an integral part of our group and our hearts are heavy with his loss. We ask everyone to offer his family and friends the space to heal throughout this tough time,” stated Brig. Gen. Jeannie Leavitt.

The crash happened around 10:30 a.m. throughout”regular aerial presentation training” on the Nevada Test and Training Range, a few miles north of Creech Flying Force Base in Indian Springs, inning accordance with Nellis Flying force Base.

The F-16 was appointed to Nellis Air Force Base.

The crash is under examination, Nellis Flying force Base said.

Phil Frank, a Vietnam veteran, boiled down to Creech Air Force Base to plant the United States flag and reveal his assistance. He lives across the street in Indian Springs.

“When it takes place close to home it does appear much more individual. There’s no if ands or buts. This is an important part of our neighborhood here,” Frank stated. “Unfortunately those things happen. It’s a terrible tragedy and our hearts head out to the households. It’s a rate that we pay for the freedom that these fellas are training to keep us in, the totally free nation that we are.”

Clark County Commissioner Marilyn Kirkpatrick, whose district includes Nellis Air Force Base, said she was ravaged to hear the news.

“I was extremely saddened to find out of the death of a U.S. Flying Force Thunderbirds F-16 pilot at the Nevada Test and Training Range,” she composed. “This is a terrible day for the Las Vegas community and the country. My heart goes out to the pilot’s friends and family and to the fine males and females of Nellis and the Thunderbirds team, whose significance to Las Vegas and our nation’s defense can not be overemphasized. I prompt the community to keep the Nellis household in your ideas during this tough time and to let servicemen and females know, now more than ever, that we value their service.”

The team’s participation at the March Air Reserve Base “The March Field Air & & Area Exposition” has actually been canceled. It is unidentified how the mishap will impact the rest of the 2018 Thunderbirds Season, Nellis Flying force Base stated.

Stay with FOX5 and FOX5Vegas.com for developments.

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Lady eliminated in I-75 crash was on her method to meet first grandchild

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There is a vehicle that is completely crushed on 75,” said a 911 caller. Another told dispatch:” I saw a guy run over to the automobile and he simply threw his hands up on his head.

” Inside the automobile was a mom of four- 37-year-old Heather Belcher of Middletown. The crash took place Tuesday on Interstate 75 just north of Ronald Reagan in Lockland, near Shepherd Lane. A relative informed FOX19 NOW why Belcher was on the road that fateful day. “She had a daughter that remained in the medical facility bring to life her very first grandbaby,” said Jessica Bratton, speaking through phone from town. Bratton stated the victim’s mother was expected to opt for her to the health center.

” It’s devastating that her very first grandbaby is going to have to share that

tragic day with her due to the fact that you know on one hand you are commemorating the birth of your child and the other hand you are grieving the loss of your mommy,” she said. It turns out this is not the first disaster for this household.

Belcher’s aunt Tiffany Hoskins was killed in Middletown in November of 2016. Bratton explains Belcher as outgoing and says she will be missed.

The household is in the procedure of making funeral arrangements.

Lockland Cops continue to examine and have actually not discussed the cause of the crash. Copyright 2018 WXIX. All rights scheduled.

Property owner shot, eliminated founded guilty felon throughout home intrusion: polices


A Tennessee house owner resisted and eliminated a burglary suspect who tried to take weapons from his home, police said.

Brent Bishop, 43, was just returning home when he discovered two males inside his home Wednesday night, inning accordance with the City Nashville Cops Department.

The man’s better half stated she was currently house when the men broke in through a back entrance and a scuffle occurred. She stated among the males struck her in the head with a hammer.

The lady stated she handled to break away and run to a next-door neighbor’s home to call for aid. Shortly after, they heard gunshots.

“Your life is kind of flashing prior to your eyes a bit,” one neighbor stated. “There’s a great deal of kids in this community, a great deal of older individuals too. It’s usually a quiet area. A lot of people run these streets in the morning. Every time I go to work, I pass them … A lot of great people around here. This is not something you expect at 8:30 during the night on a Wednesday.”

Bishop said among the suspects hit him in the head with a blunt things. He stated the males purchased him to open his gun safe, and the suspects got 3 long guns and a pistol.

The two males then allegedly left the home with the guns. Cops stated Bishop recovered a pistol from another part of his home and after that went outside searching for his wife.

Bishop’s partner said he experienced the suspects in the front backyard and opened fire, fatally injuring among the males.

Bishop invested the night in the health center, inning accordance with his spouse. Cops said he has a fractured skull.

Authorities have actually identified the suspect who was killed as 27-year-old Terry Adams Jr. of Ashland City.

Adams has numerous convictions in Cheatham County for automobile break-in, felony theft and intensified attack. He was likewise founded guilty in Nashville for attempted break-in. Adams pleaded guilty last year to felony meth ownership and unlawful weapon possession by a convicted felon in Nashville. At the time of last night’s home invasion, Adams was desired for probation offense warrants that were provided March 20.

The second suspect escaped without the stolen guns. Cops have not released his name or description.

Detectives are still working to figure out why the two thinks supposedly targeted the house.

The Bishops’ house was formerly broken into on Feb. 6. During that event, a flat-screen TV was taken. Authorities stated Adams is a suspect because case.

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Coroner determines husband eliminated in tried murder-suicide in Las Vegas

Police investigate a deadly shooting on March 26, 2018. (Luis Marquez/FOX5)
 Authorities examine a deadly shooting on March 26, 2018. (Luis Marquez/FOX5) Police investigate a fatal shooting on March 26, 2018.( Luis Marquez/FOX5). LAS VEGAS( FOX5)-. The Clark County Coroner’s Workplace recognized the guy who police stated was killed by his wife in an attempted murder-suicide near Chinatown Monday morning.

Aaron Rivera, 22, died of a gunshot injury to the head, the coroner said. His “way of death” was murder.

Officers responded to the scene at 1:24 a.m. in the 3600 block of Stober Opportunity, near Arville Street and Twain Avenue, after the buddy of a roomie reported a disruption.

Getting here officers discovered Aaron Rivera dead with a gunshot injury to the head inside the apartment or condo. A female, recognized as 21-year-old Jennifer Riviera, was found with a self-inflicted gunshot wound. She was taken to University Medical Center in vital condition.

Mentioning the preliminary investigation, detectives identified the shooting was an attempted murder-suicide. Riviera and the victim were wed and lived together. Authorities stated they believe Riviera shot her hubby before turning the gun on herself.

[RELATED: Man killed, female injured in tried murder-suicide in Las Vegas]

She was reserved in absentia for one count of murder with a deadly weapon.

An examination is continuous.

Anybody with info is advised to get in touch with City’s Murder Area at 702-828-3521. To remain anonymous, call Criminal activity Stoppers at 702-385-5555.

Stay with FOX5 and FOX5Vegas.com for advancements.

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Person eliminated in building and construction accident in southwest Las Vegas

A construction worker was killed in an accident on March 26, 2018. (Gai Phanalasy/FOX5)
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( Gai Phanalasy/FOX5). LAS VEGAS( FOX5) -. A person was eliminated in a building and construction mishap in southwest Las Vegas Monday morning, according to Las Vegas Metro cops. Emergency workers responded to the incident at 9:48 a.m. at 9750 West Sunset Roadway, near Grand Canyon Drive.

Authorities stated the accident involved a forklift.

More information were not instantly launched.

OSHA is investigating the event.

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