Articles Tagged with accident

Boat Mishap: 2 People Dead, 3 Missing After Boat Capsizes In Ohio River

Boat accident in Ohio river

A 14-year-old boy and another adult man have died after the boat they were traveling in capsized. The accident happened in the Ohio river near Louisville, Kentucky. Three other people who were on the boat have been reported missing following the incident, ABC News reports. Initial reports say that there were a total of nine… Read more »

Criss Angel Steps Up As A Hero, As Illusion Goes Wrong [Video]

Criss Angel attends the 2014 Billboard Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on May 18, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Creating illusions is a perilous task for many involved in the process. Just ask Criss Angel. The famed illusionist was rehearsing with his crew on Wednesday for the new Criss Angel show, “The Supernaturalists” at Foxwoods Casino, when one of the performances failed to pan out as predicted. Angel led his crew, as they rushed… Read more »

Nuclear Accident Culprit: Kitty Litter

Kitty litter brand swtich blamed for nuclear accident

In February of 2014, 22 people were exposed to radiation, a radiological waste repository was indefinitely shuttered, and $240 million in damage was sustained when a drum exploded at a nuclear waste dump. The accident’s culprit? The wrong kind of kitty litter. It has taken investigators a year and a 277-page report to officially call… Read more »

Former MLB Pitcher Brad Halsey Dies At 33

Lefty Yankees Pitcher Brad Halsey Dies In Climbing Accident

Former Major League player Brad Halsey has died at the age of 33, a spokesperson confirmed. Halsey, a lefty pitcher, reportedly died following a recreational climbing accident near his home in Texas. Brad pitched for three seasons in the majors and played for the New York Yankees, the Arizona Diamondbacks, and the Oakland Athletics. After… Read more »

Ryanair Planes Collide: One Wing Ripped Off, One Wing Impaled

Ryanair planes collide at Dublin Airport.

This morning two Ryanair planes collided on a runway at Dublin Airport as they were taxiing. The wings of the planes clipped each other, leading to the tip of one being ripped off as it impaled the other. Glenn Jordan, who was on one of the planes with his wife, told Irish Times, that there… Read more »

Indonesia Boat Tragedy: 15 Foreigners Missing After Boat Sinks

Boat tragedy in Indonesia

At least 15 people, mostly vacationing foreigners have been reported missing following a boat tragedy in Indonesia. According to BBC News, the accident happened in central Indonesia on the eastern shore of the country at around 7 p.m. local time last night. The boat was reportedly making its way from the tourist island of Lombok… Read more »

Michael Schumacher In COMA After Skiing Accident

Michael Schumacher

Legendary Grand Prix F1 racing driver Michael Schumacher has been airlifted to a hospital in France after a skiing accident. According to The Telegraph Michael Schumacher is in ‘critical condition’ and is currently comatose, after suffering from a brain haemorrhage caused by a head impact while on a skiing holiday. His family is by his… Read more »