Driver in Humboldt crash wasn't distracted at time of collision with bus, document says

The semi-trailer truck involved in the Humboldt Broncos team bus crash was travelling at nearly 100 km/h at the moment of impact, and the semi's driver isn't thought to have been distracted, according to a document obtained by CBC News.  The document has not yet been presented to the court. "No tire skid marks due to braking were left […]

Cruise passenger forced to leave £63,000 holiday after fracturing PELVIS due to collision

Cruise passenger Virginia Casady was sailing around the world on a 120-day cruise holiday when the incident occurred. After paying $ 80,000 (£63,000) for the holiday, she planned to spread her husband’s ashes in some of the countries they visited together before he died. However, two weeks into the four-month excursion, she was thrown against […]

Venus Williams has settled a ‘wrongful death’ lawsuit with the family of the 78-year-old man who was killed in a multi-car collision last year

BBC Venus Williams was involved in a fatal multi-car collision last year. The incident led to the death of a 78-year-old man, who died in hospital two weeks after the three-car crash. Williams, who had been cleared of any wrongdoing by the police, had a “wrongful death” lawsuit filed against her by the man’s family. […]

Motoblogger dubbed ‘Russia’s sexiest biker’ dies in Moscow traffic collision

A popular Russian motoblogger, dubbed the sexiest and most beautiful biker by friends and followers, has died following a road collision with a car. Olga Petrova, 22, crashed her bike after colliding with the passenger side of a turning car on a Moscow highway on October 13. It’s unclear who was responsible for the crash. […]

Rear-end Collision Costs Toyota $242 Million

After deliberating eight hours, a Texas jury ordered Toyota to pay $ 242.1 million to compensate a Dallas family involved in a 2016 rear-end collision that seriously injured two children. The children, aged 3 and 5, were rear-seat occupants in a 2002 Lexus ES300 driven by parents Benjamin and Kristi Reavis on Dallas’ North Central Expressway. While […]

Lewis Hamilton MOCKS Max Verstappen after Bahrain Grand Prix collision

Hamilton clipped the rear left of Verstappen’s Red Bull on the first lap of the day causing a puncture. The Dutchman was forced to make an unexpected pit stop to change his tyre before he emerged one lap behind the rest of the pack. Red Bull then made the decision to call it a day […]

Bridge too far: High-speed truck collision destroys overpass in epic shunt (VIDEO)

A truck driver could face criminal charges for an extraordinary smash that saw their vehicle plow right into a pedestrian bridge, showering a Canadian motorway with animal feed. The spectacular crash, caught on camera by a fellow motorist, occured in Repentigny when the back of the dump truck collided dramatically with a pedestrian overpass, shedding […]

Fuel efficiency standards put EPA on collision course with California

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration’s rejection on Monday of an Obama-era plan to make automobiles more fuel efficient opens up a long process to weaken current standards and puts California and the federal government on a collision course over vehicle emissions. Scott Pruitt, administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, said in a statement that the […]

Tesla reveals the driver killed in a Model X crash was traveling with Autopilot engaged, received ‘several’ automated warnings before the collision

KTVU via Associated Press A Tesla Model X destroyed in a fiery crash that also killed the driver had been operating on Autopilot moments before the collision, Tesla announced on Friday night, citing information collected from vehicle logs. The company said the driver had set a distance-control feature that determines how much space the Model […]