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Woman Hit, Killed by COTA Bus in Columbus

Woman Hit, Killed by COTA Bus in Columbus

A Central Ohio Transit Authority (COTA) bus ran over a woman in Columbus, Ohio, on May 13th. Jocelyn M. Gibson, 54, was running southbound on the sidewalk on North High Street when she tripped and got hit by a COTA bus. She was taken to Ohio State University Main Hospital where she was pronounced dead. COTA said in a statement, “We are [...]

Stolen Car Collides with Septa trolley

Stolen Car Collides with Septa trolley

Thirty people were injured when two teens stole a Hyundai Tucson and rammed the Route 36 Septa Trolley. The accident happened in Southwest Philadelphia. At least twenty-six people were hospitalized. The teens in the car suffered the worst injuries. One died. One had to be cut out of the vehicle. The teenaged driver is in grave condition, and if [...]

Semi Strikes Texas Eagle, Driver killed

Semi Strikes Texas Eagle, Driver killed

A semi struck an Amtrak train near Mesquite Thursday, and the leading few cars of the sustained damage fire. The truck was crossing the tracks carrying a load of rocks to enter a APAC facility. The crossing does not have arms to indicate an approaching train. The truck driver who died in the crash was identified as Shannon Keith Richards. The [...]

Body found under San Francisco Commuter Train

Body found under San Francisco Commuter Train

In Muni, a San Francisco Bay commuter train struck and killed a person on the tracks at about 9:30 p.m. Thursday July 10. None of the 500 commuters aboard the train were injured. At the Menlo Park station, passengers changed trains. Service was halted until the coroner was able to recover the body from the tracks.