Car rolls into oncoming traffic during crash on I-17 in Phoenix

PHOENIX — The southbound lanes of I-17 have reopened since a crash involving multiple cars in Phoenix sent one vehicle onto oncoming traffic on the highway.

The first collision happened at the intersection of I-17 and Indian School Road and caused one of the two vehicles to roll over into southbound traffic, DPS said. 

The crash included five vehicles. One vehicle caught fire, officials said.

An 18-year-old girl was transported to the hospital in critical condition. A man was also transported, but officials said that he is currently stable. 

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1 killed, 1 seriously injured in 3-vehicle Fort Myers crash


A woman was killed and another seriously injured in a three-vehicle crash in Fort Myers Thursday afternoon.

An SUV driven by a 65-year-old woman from Hampshire, Illinois, with an 83-year-old woman from Saint Charles, Illinois, as passenger, was traveling east in the left turn lane of Cypress Lake Drive, approaching Overlook Drive around 5:05 p.m. A car driven by a 74-year-old North Fort Myers woman and a second SUV driven by a 39-year-old Fort Myers man were traveling west on Cypress Lake Drive. The first SUV made a left turn into the path of the other

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Tesla owner in fiery Texas crash was initially driving car

The owner of a Tesla Inc. Model S that slammed into a tree last month, who died along with a passenger, was behind the wheel when the car left his house shortly before the crash.

A surveillance camera at the driver’s home in a Houston suburb captured the owner entering the driver’s seat before the car slowly drove away and accelerated, the U.S. National Transportation Safety Board said in a preliminary report Monday.

Police had initially said it appeared that nobody was behind the wheel. The driver’s body was found in the back seat and another person was in the

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Tesla Model S in Crash Couldn’t Have Been Using Autopilot

  • The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) has released a preliminary report in its investigation into the fatal crash of a Tesla Model S in April near Houston.
  • The report states that when the car started, security video shows the owner in the driver’s seat. Reports at the time of the April 17 accident were that the seat was empty after the car crashed.
  • The NTSB also tested a similar Model S on the same road and found Autopilot could not have been in effect at that place. The government group said that the Autopilot technology onboard needed both Traffic Aware
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Emergency workers had to cut drivers out of their vehicles after three-car crash in Mansfield

Emergency workers were called to the A60 junction with Leeming Lane, between Mansfield Woodhouse and Spion Kop at around 11am on February 25 after a road traffic collision involving three cars.

The road was initially closed in both directions, as fire and rescue workers cut open the top of one vehicle involved in the crash to free passengers trapped inside, but it was reopened at 1pm.

Two people were taken to hospital but in a tweet, group manager at Nottinghamshire Fire and Rescue Service Matt Reavill said “thankfully casualties conditions don’t appear too serious at this time”.

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Two people taken to hospital after three-car crash

Two people were taken to hospital after a crash in Nottinghamshire this morning, Thursday, February 25.

Emergency services were called to the incident involving three cars near Mansfield Woodhouse.

In a tweet at 11.45am, Matt Reavill, group manager at Nottinghamshire Fire and Rescue Service, said: “A60 junction with Leeming Lane between Woodhouse and Spion Kop closed in both directions due to RTC [road traffic collision]. Emergency services on scene.

“RTC involving three cars. Two persons taken to hospital. Great teamwork and interoperability shown by crews from two different services ( @nottsfire and @DerbyshireFRS ) Thankfully casualties’ conditions don’t appear too

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