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Deadly Small Place Crash Caught On Surveillance Camera

December 03, 2018

Deadly Small Place Crash Caught On Surveillance Camera

Loved Ones of Cyclists Killed in Distracted Driver Incident Gather to Call for Change

December 02, 2018

Friends and family members of a cyclists who were struck by a distracted driver last week gathered today in an effort to bring awareness to distracted driving.

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Category: Car Accidents

Two Killed After Small Plane Crashes into Autism Therapy Center

December 02, 2018

Two people were killed today when a small plane crashed into an autism therapy center, Local10.com reports.

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Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue Truck Involved in Serious Crash

November 30, 2018

Local10.com reports that several people were injured when a car collided with a Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue truck today.

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Category: Car Accidents

Engine Room Fires Are Extremely Dangerous

November 29, 2018
Fires in engine rooms can be deadly.  They are a constant threat and the cruise line has to take every precaution to prevent.  This same cruise line was investigated for criminal negligence when a…
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Princess Cruise Line Awaiting Sentencing for Employee’s Explosion Death

November 28, 2018

The Otago Daily Times reports that a crew member of the Emerald Princess cruise ship was killed in February 2017 when a gas cylinder exploded in Port Chalmers. The worker had been assigned the duty of checking nitrogen cylinders which are used to propel life boats. After filling one of the cylinders and putting it into operation it suddenly exploded, killing him.

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Two Cruise Ship Crew Members Evacuated After Being Burned In Engine Room Accident

November 27, 2018

WITN.com is reporting that two cruise ship crew members were medically evacuated from a ship off the Crystal Coast this week, after being severely injured in an incident aboard the ship.

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Bicyclist Killed and Six Others Injured Following Davie Distracted Driving Crash

November 26, 2018

A bicyclist was killed, and six other people were injured, after being struck by a vehicle in Davie.

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Category: Car Accidents

Norwegian Jade Itinerary Cancelled Due to Mechanical Issues

November 25, 2018

A cruise ship suffered mechanical problems earlier this week, causing end its itinerary early.

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Brightline Train Strikes and Kills Woman in Hollywood, Florida

November 24, 2018

Florida’s Brightline train has struck and killed another person.

The incident occurred in Hollywood, Florida, during the evening hours of November 23, when a woman…

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