Crash

FAIRVIEW PARK, Ohio — Two people were hospitalized early Monday morning after a crash involving a tow truck driver and another vehicle. Fairview Park police said a driver of a silver 2017 Acura was driving westbound on Lorain Road near West 204th Street in Fairview Park when he crossed left of the center lane, drifted […]

MENTOR, OH (WOIO) – Police said an elderly woman crashed into two pedestrians outside the Walmart store, killing one of them. The accident happened around 12:30 p.m. Monday at the store on Mentor Avenue. Police said the victim, whose name is not being released, went into full cardiac arrest at the scene and died at Tripoint Medical […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – The National Safety Council has designated April as “Distracted Driving Awareness Month” but you may not know which type of distraction causes the most deadly crashes. No, it’s not cell phones. Have you ever driven your daily route to work, arrived safely and then realized you don’t remember a single turn you took to get […]

STREETSBORO, OH (WOIO) – A stunning mishap occurred this week at the driver’s License Bureau in Streetsboro, 9515 OH-14. A driver in the parking lot apparently stepped on the gas instead of the brake and the car jumped the curb, smashing the door and several windows. Hopefully the driver wasn’t going to take their test. According to authorities, no […]

LANCASTER, N.Y. — Media outlets in Buffalo, New York, are reporting that at least 75 vehicles were involved in a crash on the Thruway in Lancaster. Video appears to show dozens of vehicles and trucks involved in the snowy accident. One person was killed in the crash; several others were taken to the hospital. According to WIVB, Lancaster […]

GARFIELD HEIGHTS, OH (WOIO) – A Maple Heights family watched on TV Friday as their car burned on the freeway. Police called to tell them an inmate broke out of custody and stole their car “It was like being in a twilight zone. I just still feel like I am dreaming,” said car owner Jasmine Johnson. Johnson, […]

GARFIELD HEIGHTS, Ohio — Garfield Heights Police Chief Robert Byrne confirms the robbery suspect who escaped the city jail Friday morning was killed in a fiery crash on state Route 176. Donnie J. Thomas, 34, of Sagamore Hills, reportedly attacked a jailer at just before 8 a.m. Friday and was able to escape the jail. […]

GARFIELD HEIGHTS, Ohio — The man wanted for escaping the Garfield Heights jail early Friday morning was involved in a fiery crash during a high-speed police pursuit. The vehicle erupted in flames after hitting the wall on 176 North near I-480 around noon. Authorities tell WKYC that 34-year-old Donnie J. Thomas, the escaped inmate, was inside the vehicle. His […]

SOUTH EUCLID, Ohio – A vehicle carrying two bank robbery suspects flipped in South Euclid Wednesday afternoon, closing down the street for a police investigation. It happened at the intersection of South Green Road and Monticello Blvd. Police say the suspects were wanted for a bank robbery in Lyndhurst. Just before 1:30 p.m. a suspect […]

HOLIDAY, Fla. – Former Major League Baseball pitcher Roy Halladay died Tuesday after his plane crashed in the Gulf of Mexico, the Pasco County Sheriff’s Office confirmed in a press conference. The Florida Fish and Wildlife, U.S. Coast Guard, Pasco Fired Department and Pasco Sheriff’s Office all responded to the scene after a 911 call […]

SANTA ANA, CA (RNN) – A small plane crashed and caught fire on Interstate 405, short of the runway at John Wayne Airport in Santa Ana, CA, south of Los Angeles. The airport said the pilot called mayday to the tower just 11 seconds after takeoff. A fire official said he was circling back attempting to […]

Mount Zion Baptist Church in Huntsville, Alabama is where the bus is originally from.   ATLANTA — A church bus crashed outside of Atlanta Thursday afternoon. At least 17 people, including some children, were hurt. Helicopter video of the crash scene showed the charter bus overturned onto its top. The front of the bus was resting […]