By Jasper Scherer Updated 10:11 am CDT, Saturday, April 6, 2019 A man died Saturday morning while sitting in traffic on I-10 when another car failed to see the backup and slammed into the man's car at a high rate of speed, police said. A man died Saturday morning while sitting in traffic on I-10 when another car failed to see the backup and slammed into the man's car at a high rate of speed, police said. Photo: Metro Video Photo: Metro Video Image 1 of / 5 Caption Close Image 1 of 5 A man died Saturday morning while sitting in traffic on I-10 when another car failed to see the backup and slammed into the man's car at a high rate of speed, police said. A man died Saturday morning while sitting in traffic on I-10 when another car failed to see the backup and slammed into the … [Read more...] about Man dies in four-car crash that shut down I-10 lanes
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A BRITISH band who died in a horror crash while touring the US on Wednesday posted a final tragic message saying it was "almost time for home" just days earlier. Stephen Fitzpatrick, 24, and Audun Laadig, 25, who comprised Liverpool indie duo Her's, were on their way to a gig in Santa Ana, California, when they were involved in a suspected head-on collision with a truck. The pair both died along with their tour manager, Trevor Engelbrektson, in the smash that reportedly resulted in a fire engulfing their vehicle. A fourth person, believed to be the driver of the other pick-up trick, also died at the scene - although formal identification has yet to take place due to the severity of their injuries. Lead singer and guitarist Stephen, from Barrow in Furness, and bass player Audun, originally from Norway, met at the Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts. In a statement posted on Facebook, the band’s label Heist Or Hit wrote: "We are all heartbroken. Their energy, vibrancy and … [Read more...] about Liverpool music duo Her’s posted final tragic message before they were killed alongside manager in horror car crash while touring US
FORMER Russian double agent Sergei Skripal is in hiding following a suspected poison plot in Salisbury, Wiltshire, a year ago. It is the latest tragedy to befall his young family after both his wife and son died in mysterious car crashes. Here's what we know... Who is Sergei Skripal? Born on June 23, 1951, Sergei Skripal was a Russian officer who was convicted of spying for the United Kingdom in 2006. In 2004, Sergei Skripal was arrested by Russia for trading sensitive information with UK intelligence agency, MI6. Skripal was accused by Russian prosecutors of working for MI6 in the late 1990s and passing secrets to the British using a James Bond-style spy rock. At the time, he was serving in the Russian Ground Forces and was nicknamed 'the Spy with the Louis Vuitton bag'. How did Sergei Skripal's wife and son die... and was there a car crash? Skripal, 67, who was found unconscious alongside his daughter Yulia, 34, has suffered two bereavements in the last seven years. Mystery … [Read more...] about How did Sergei Skripal’s son and wife die, was there a car crash and what’s disseminated endometrial carcinoma?
A BRIT diving instructor died in a car crash just weeks after he moved to Australia for his dream job. Daniel Wright, 31, from Durham, was on his way to check out a diving spot in Queensland, when the accident took place. Daniel had moved in October, to work as a diving instructor at Whitsunday Island, encouraging others to explore the Great Barrier Reef. He "achieved so much in his short life", his niece Jessica Hay, 23, said, having been travelling for 10 years. But now his grief-stricken family are trying to raise funds to bring his body back home. Jessica told Chronicle Live: "We are all desperate to get him back. We are absolutely heartbroken. "Nothing will fix our broken hearts, but we just want to bring him home." The family have been told that it may cost them up to £10,000 to fly his body to the UK, as his insurance policy did not cove non-diving accidents. BANKSY RAID Banksy's new mural attacked by 'drunk halfwit' who tried to pull down screen CHRIST-MESS Homeowners … [Read more...] about Brit diving instructor dies in car crash just weeks after moving to Australia for dream job
PUBLISHED: 17:52 23 December 2018 Emily Prince The scene of a fatal road collision on the B1077 in Northacre. Picture: Sophie Smith Archant Friends and family have paid tribute to a young man who died following a crash in Northacre. The young man, understood to be 23, was driving along the B1077 between Watton and Attleborough just after 11am Friday, December 21, when his black Ford Fiesta collided with a white lorry.Friends have since paid tribute to the driver, including one, who said: “Honestly I can’t even come to terms with it. No one can. I grew up with him, he was such a kind person and always made every one laugh. “On prom night my mum gave us a glass of champagne each, we looked at each other and said how horrible it was, laughing.“I can’t believe this has happened to such a nice genuine person. Rest in peace, you will always be in my thoughts.”His aunt spoke of her devastation on Facebook, saying: “My … [Read more...] about Tributes pour in for ‘genuinely top guy’ who died in a car accident in Norfolk