Posts Tagged ‘accident’

Man killed while cleaning machine at Gardena manufacturing facility

An employee at a Gardena manufacturing plant was fatally injured Monday when a machine he was cleaning somehow turned on, authorities said. The California Division of Occupational Safety and Health was notified of the accident at German Machined Products Inc

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Part of SpaceX’s Mars spaceship prototype damaged by wind

Part of SpaceX’s Mars spaceship prototype was damaged when high winds blew over the top portion Tuesday night in south Texas, according to a tweet from company Chief Executive Elon Musk. It was unclear whether the accident would delay test flights.

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More than 40 killed in Zimbabwe bus accident

Police in Zimbabwe say more than 40 people have been killed in a bus accident. Police spokeswoman Charity Charamba says at least 20 more were injured, some with severe burns, in the accident on Thursday night. Charamba says she does not have details about the cause of the accident.

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Airliner crashes in northern Mexico; no deaths, 37 injured

An Aeromexico airliner crashed after taking off in the northern state of Durango on Tuesday, but the state’s governor said there were no deaths in the accident. A Mexican official said 37 people suffered only slight injuries in the crash. The director of the Durango state civil defense office told..

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Duck boat that sank in deadly accident is raised from lake

The duck boat that capsized and sank last week on a sightseeing cruise was raised from a Missouri lake Monday, more than three days after the accident that killed 17 people near the tourist town of Branson. Footage from Springfield, Mo., television station KYTV showed a crane attached to a barge…

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From the Archives: Santa Fe locomotive goes through wall

The locomotive had just been unhooked from the El Capitan passenger train from Chicago at 8:45 a.m. on Jan.

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From the Archives: Santa Fe locomotive goes through wall

The locomotive had just been unhooked from the El Capitan passenger train from Chicago at 8:45 a.m.

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Military plane in deadly Georgia crash was built in the late 1970s and was on its final scheduled flight

The military plane that crashed onto a Georgia highway this week shortly after takeoff, killing all nine airmen aboard, was manufactured in the late 1970s and on its final flight before its scheduled retirement, officials said.

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The week ahead in L.A. theater, Oct. 8-15: ‘Helen Lawrence,’ Karen Finley and more

Capsule reviews are by Philip Brandes (P.B.), F.

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Back from the brink, Dylan O’Brien is ready to prove he’s an action hero

For the past year, Dylan O’Brien has been in hiding. He spent most of his time inside his home in Sherman Oaks, wondering if he’d ever be the same person he was before the accident. Not just emotionally, but physically too: After major reconstructive surgery that left him with four metal plates…

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