The woman killed by a flying manhole cover on Interstate 93 in south Boston, has been identified as Caitlin Clavette, an art teacher at Glover Elementary School.
Clavette was killed near Boston’s O’Neill Tunnel Friday after a manhole cover became dislodged and flew into the air. The manhole cover then smashed through Clavette’s windshield, tragically killing her.
Following the crash, MassDOT crews and welders spent the afternoon examining all travel lane infrastructure in Boston to check that manhole covers Continue reading →
St. Louis County Sheriff deputies shot and critically injured a suicidal woman at the Augustana Lutheran Church Thursday night.
The woman, 48, was shot by police and is in critical condition after they say she threatened officers with a gun.
The St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office responded to the Augustana Lutheran Church around 11 Thursday night on reports of a 48-year-old female threatening to commit suicide by firearm. Continue reading →
Two teens have been shot at Independence High School in the Phoenix suburb of Glendale. Police say there is no continued threat to the rest of the campus.
Via baltimore.cbslocal: Glendale Officer Tracey Breeden told reporters Friday that she doesn’t know whether the victims at Independence High School are students. She didn’t discuss the conditions of the teens.
She didn’t say who fired the shots but said there is no active shooter situation now. The school is on lockdown. Continue reading →
Via Cleveland: A robbery suspect is in critical condition after being shot this morning on Columbus’ west side.
Columbus police told WSYX-TV in Columbus the suspect robbed a Marathon gas station on Sullivant Ave early this morning. The gas station clerk told WSYX he took the gun from the robbery suspect and shot him twice with the weapon.
Police said after the man was shot, he walked a half-mile to the Tim Horton’s coffee and bake shop around 6 a.m. on Harrisburg Pike. Continue reading →
Power is out to thousands of Hollywood residents and businesses after a man climbed a power pole in the area Wednesday evening.
The unidentified man, who climbed and stood atop the pole, was eventually electrocuted, falling 80 feet to the street below. He was later transported to a local hospital. His condition was last listed as critical.
Los Angeles police responded to the area near Western Avenue and the 101 Freeway at about 7 p.m. When they arrived, a man was standing atop a power pole. Continue reading →