Man Suffers Serious Injury in Indiana Crash

Man Suffers Serious Injury in Indiana Crash
A man from Oregon was seriously injured after the minivan he was in crashed with a semi tractor-trailer along the U. S 30 on the afternoon of July 8. The driver of the van, identified as Leland R. Kidder, 73, was found inside his van, which was pinned underneath the tractor. He had to be ...

Victims of Asiana Plane Crash Suffer from Serious Injuries

Victims of Asiana Plane Crash Suffer from Serious Injuries
Around 168 passengers were injured while two died after the Asiana Airlines Flight 214 from Seoul crashed in San Francisco last July 6. The plane caught fire as the plane landed tail-first and short of the runway. Investigators have ruled out terrorism, and further investigations showed that the plane was running at a lower speed, ...

Man Seriously Injured in Waterfalls Accident

Man Seriously Injured in Waterfalls Accident
A man was seriously injured in a waterfall accident at Catawba Falls last June 29. According to reports, it took several hours to rescue the main, the rugged terrain making the operation more difficult. The accident happened as the man was climbing on the rocks near the popular falls in Pisgah National Forest. It was ...

Three People Charged After Child was Seriously Injured

Three People Charged After Child was Seriously Injured
Three people were charged with willful injury and child endangerment in connection with an incident last February 18, 2013 that involved a 6-week old baby. Danielle R. Bunce, 22, Eladio Pena, Jr. , 29 and Debra Dillon, 60, were charged with one count of willful injury and three counts of child endangerment causing serious injury. ...

Car Crash in Fremont: Toddler Killed, 2 Adults Seriously Injured

Car Crash in Fremont: Toddler Killed, 2 Adults Seriously Injured
A three-year old boy and his mother died, when a car driven by the boy’s father crashed on Paseo Padre Parkway. The family was on their way to a nearby water park when their maroon Honda struck a tree. The rear part of the car flew about 20 yards away from the rest of the ...

Alcohol Involved in Serious-Injury Car Crash

Alcohol Involved in Serious-Injury Car Crash
Clackamas County will be pressing assault charges against Mark Ridiman, after he crashed a pick-up into a tree in Jennings Lodge on June 4, 2013. Ridiman, together with his 18-year old passenger, were immediately brought to Oregon Health and Sciences University. One passenger was brought in on ground, while the other had to be airlifted ...

Memorial Bridge Worker Suffers Serious Injury

Memorial Bridge Worker Suffers Serious Injury
A man working on the new Memorial Bridge in Portsmouth suffered serious injuries after a 40-foot long steel l-beam struck him on the leg. The worker was reported to have been working on the center span of the bridge, which was slated to be floated into place on June 10. Work crews in the area tried ...

Girl Rides Scooter Being Pulled by Car, Suffers Serious Injuries

Girl Rides Scooter Being Pulled by Car, Suffers Serious Injuries
A sixteen year old resident of Milan, Minnesota, suffered from serious injuries after she feel from a scooter. She attempted to ride along a moving car while in her push scooter by grabbing on to a door. The teenager even attempted to get on her scooter again after she fell. The police received reports of ...

Five Dead, Four Seriously Injured in Limousine Fire in California

Five Dead, Four Seriously Injured in Limousine Fire in California
Five passengers died and four were seriously injured after a limousine burst into flames on the San Mateo Bridge in California at around 10 p.m. of May 4. All the passengers were women. The passengers were heading to a bachelorette party when the incident occurred. The bride-to-be, who was supposed to be married next month, ...

Amusement Rides Hurt 4,400 Kids A Year

Amusement Rides Hurt 4,400 Kids A Year
A study conducted by the National Electronic Injury Surveillance System shows that there are 4,400 kids who get hurt every year in carnivals, kiddie-rides and roller coasters. Most of the injuries are not serious but around 67 children, or 1.5 percent of the number, are injured badly enough to be hospitalized. This study is the ...