1 dead and 17 injured in an accident during a fundraiser for the victims of a fire

BERWICK, Pa. (AP) — One person was killed and 17 others injured when a vehicle hit a crowd gathered at a Pennsylvania bar for a fundraiser for the victims of a fire that killed 10 people at the start of the month; Police say the man was the driver was arrested shortly after in the … Read more

Kobe Bryant: They reached the crash site, then set off a chain reaction leading to a grisly court case

Angels CNN — Amid thick fog and dense brush, eight members of the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department set out on foot through the remote terrain of the Santa Monica Mountains. It was around 10 a.m. on January 26, 2020, and a helicopter had just crashed. Smoke filled the air and first responders were unsure … Read more

Photos of Kobe Bryant’s crash scene shared during awards ceremony cocktail hour, witness says

CNN — Photos taken at the scene of the fatal helicopter crash that killed NBA legend Kobe Bryant, his daughter and seven others were shared by a Los Angeles County firefighter during cocktail hour at the an awards ceremony a month after the accident, according to testimony. The lawsuit was launched on Wednesday for a … Read more

Victims identified in Pennsylvania home fire that killed 10 family members

A Pennsylvania home fire that killed 10 relatives, including three children, may have started on the porch of the Nescopeck home, an official says. A preliminary investigation suggested the fire started on the porch around 2:30 a.m. Friday, according to Lucerne District Attorney Sam Sanguedolce. “The information I have is that the fire started and … Read more

Lind Fire fully contained after destroying several houses, seriously injured firefighter recovering | New

LIND, Wash. — After destroying 14 structures on Thursday, the Adams County Sheriff’s Office (SCSO) said the Lind fire is now fully contained. ACSO said the firefighter who was airlifted to Spokane is now home with his family and recovering. Local teams clean up and monitor hot spots. Last update: August 5 at 10:30 a.m. … Read more

10 people – including three children – have been killed in a house fire in Pennsylvania, state police say

CNN — Ten people – including three children – died following a fire in Nescopeck, Pennsylvania, early Friday morning, state police confirmed to CNN. The victims are between the ages of 5 and 79, according to the authorities. Nescopeck is about 95 miles northwest of Philadelphia. Authorities responded to the scene of a two-story house … Read more

2 found dead in charred car in California wildfire area

YREKA, Calif. (AP) — At least two people have died in a raging California fire that was among several thousand threatening outbreaks Monday across the western United States Two bodies were found inside a charred vehicle Sunday in the driveway of a home near the isolated community of Klamath River, the Siskiyou County Sheriff’s Office … Read more

2 bodies found in burned vehicle in California wildfire area

YREKA, Calif. (AP) — Two bodies were found inside a charred vehicle in a driveway in the wildfire zone of a raging California blaze that was among several thousand homes threatening Monday in the western United States, officials said. Hot, gusty weather and thunderstorms threatened to increase the danger as the fires continue to grow, … Read more

California McKinney Fire burns 80 square miles, without containment

The McKinney Fire along California’s border with Oregon exploded across 80 square miles on Saturday and forced the evacuation of more than 2,000 people in the Siskiyou County community of Yreka. Officials said early Sunday morning that the 51,468-acre blaze — the largest yet in California’s still-early wildfire season — was 0% contained. State Highway … Read more