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on March 31, 2020

4.8 Earthquake Follows Huge 6.5 Near Boise Idaho Tuesday

CHALLAIS, ID. (THECOUNT) — A magnitude 4.8 has struck following a massive magnitude 6.5 earthquake that hit near Challis, Idaho around 5 p.m. Tuesday evening, according to the USGS.

The latest tumbler was centered about 90 miles away from Boise, Idaho.

There are not yet any reports of damage or injuries.

Nearby Places:

Stanley, Idaho, United States
30.1 km (18.7 mi) SSE Population: 68

Boise, Idaho, United States
126 km (78.3 mi) SW Population: 145987

Garden City, Idaho, United States
127.2 km (79.1 mi) SW Population: 11550

Eagle, Idaho, United States
128.3 km (79.7 mi) SW Population: 23612

Meridian, Idaho, United States
136.7 km (85 mi) SW Population: 90739

This is a developing story.

Geo quick facts: Challis is the largest city in Custer County, Idaho, United States. It is the county seat and its population was 1,081 at the 2010 census, up from 909 in 2000. -Wikipedia.

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Large Magnitude 6.5 Earthquake Strikes Idaho Tuesday Evening

CHALLAIS, ID. (THECOUNT) — A large magnitude 6.5 earthquake has struck Challis, Idaho around 5 p.m. Tuesday evening, according to the USGS.

There are not yet any reports of damage or injuries.

Nearby Places:

Stanley, Idaho, United States
30.1 km (18.7 mi) SSE Population: 68
Boise, Idaho, United States
126 km (78.3 mi) SW Population: 145987
Garden City, Idaho, United States
127.2 km (79.1 mi) SW Population: 11550
Eagle, Idaho, United States
128.3 km (79.7 mi) SW Population: 23612
Meridian, Idaho, United States
136.7 km (85 mi) SW Population: 90739

This is a developing story.

Geo quick facts: Challis is the largest city in Custer County, Idaho, United States. It is the county seat and its population was 1,081 at the 2010 census, up from 909 in 2000. -Wikipedia.

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MD Woman Peggie ‘P Liz’ Chapman ID’d As Victim In Monday Severn Fatal Single-Vehicle Crash

SEVERN, MD. (THECOUNT) — Peggie Chapman, of Severn, Maryland, has been identified as the victim in a fatal single-vehicle crash late Monday afternoon.

‘P-Liz’ Chapman, 33, was killed and four-year-old passenger seriously injured, in a single-vehicle crash in Severn on Monday.

According to reports, Chapman was operating a Kia Forte near Town Center Boulevard and Charter Oaks Boulevard in Severn, when for unknown reasons, the vehicle crossed centerlines and exited the roadway. The vehicle then made contact with a curb causing it to strike a substantial tree around 4 p.m. Monday.

Chapman was pronounced dead at the scene of blunt force trauma. Her four-year-old passenger was transported to an area hospital for treatment of unknown injuries.

Speed does not appear to have contributed to this crash. Drug and alcohol use are pending toxicology results.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

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Geo quick facts: Severn is a census-designated place in Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States. The population was 44,231 at the 2010 census, a 26% increase from its population of 35,076 in 2000. The zip code is 21144 – Wikipedia.

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MD Man Zak Hubbard ID’d As Victim In Monday Night Riva Single-Vehicle Crash

RIVA, MD. (THECOUNT) — Zakary Hubbard of Annapolis, Maryland, has been identified as the victim in a fatal single-vehicle crash Monday night in Riva.

‘Zak’ Hubbard, 38, was killed in a single-vehicle crash in Riva Monday night.

According to Anne Arundel County officials, Hubbard was operating a GMC Yukon on Riva Road near Beards Point Rd in Riva, around 9:30 p.m., when for unknown reasons, the vehicle crossed centerlines in a curve and exited the roadway. The vehicle then made contact with an embankment before colliding with a substantial tree and overturning.

Hubbard was pronounced dead at the scene of multiple blunt force trauma injuries.

He was the sole occupant of the vehicle.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

Possible witnesses to the fatal incident are asked to contact 410-222-4700.

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Geo quick facts: Riva is a census-designated place in Anne Arundel County, Maryland, United States. The population was 4,076 at the 2010 census. The area is scenic, especially where the two-lane Riva Road crosses the South River on a bridge. The area is growing with large new homes as the suburbs of Annapolis grow outward – Wikipedia.

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CT Teen Chloe Russell ID’d As 1 Of 2 Females Killed In Monday Night Cromwell Crash

CROMWELL, CT. (THECOUNT) — Chloe Russell, of Middletown, Connecticut, has been identified as one of two teenage victims killed in a single-vehicle crash in Cromwell Monday night.

Russell, 16, was killed along with another unidentified female in a single-vehicle Cromwell crash Monday night.

Russell and the other victim were traveling as passengers on CT-9 in a pickup truck operated by 18-year-old Tavien Desean Harris, when for unknown reasons, the Toyota Tacoma crossed centerlines and exited the roadway Monday night.

The vehicle then rolled over ejecting both female passengers.

Harris was hospitalized with unknown injuries.

One of the female victims was transported to an area hospital where she was later pronounced dead of blunt force trauma.

The second victim was dragged by a passing vehicle for several hundred feet. She was pronounced dead at the scene. The vehicle then fled the scene.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to contact state police at 860-534-1098.

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Geo quick facts: Cromwell is a town in Middlesex County, Connecticut, United States located in the middle of the state. The population was 14,005 at the 2010 census. The town was named after a shipping boat that traveled along the Connecticut River, which runs along Cromwell – Wikipedia.

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IN Man Keith Thewes ID’d As Victim In Monday Celestine Fatal ORV Crash

DUBOIS COUNTY, IN. (THECOUNT) — Keith Allen Thewes, of Celestine, Indiana, has been identified as the victim in a fatal Monday off-road vehicle crash in Dubois County.

Thewes, 55, was killed while traveling on an ORV Monday afternoon in Celestine.

According to officials, Thewes was operating an ORV, when for unknown reasons, the vehicle wrecked.

Thewes was discovered injured by a family member near 820 E and IN-164 Monday afternoon.

Thewes was transported to an area hospital where he was later pronounced dead.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

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Geo quick facts: Dubois County is a county located in the U.S. state of Indiana. As of 2010, the population was 41,889. The county seat is Jasper. Dubois County is part of the Jasper Micropolitan Statistical Area – Wikipedia.

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Milo ME Police Chief Damien Pickel Dies Suddenly Department Says Tuesday Morning

MILO, ME. (THECOUNT) — Milo Maine Police Chief, Damien Pickel, has died, according to a social media posting early Tuesday.

Milo Police Chief and Town Manager, Pickel 51, passed away, wrote the Dover-Foxcroft Police Department on Facebook Early Tuesday.

Via the posting:

“Long night here in the Piscataquis Law Enforcement family. We will watch over your family and your town. Rest In Peace, Chief Pickel. We have the watch from here.”

A cause of death was not provided.

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Geo quick facts: Milo is a town in Piscataquis County, Maine, United States. The population was 2,340 at the 2010 census. Milo includes the village of Derby – Wikipedia.

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MN Man Ben Kaiser ID’d As Victim In Monday Biwabik Fatal Utility Vehicle Crash

BIWABIK, MN. (THECOUNT) — Benjamin Robert Kaiser of Gilbert, Minnesota, has been identified as the victim in a fatal utility vehicle crash in Saint Louis County Monday morning.

Kaiser, 37, was killed when a utility vehicle he was operating crashed near Biwabik.

According to the St. Louis County sheriff’s Office, Kaiser was traveling on a utility vehicle, when for unknown reasons, the vehicle exited the roadway Monday. The vehicle then entered a ditch before making contact with a substantial tree.

Kaiser was pronounced dead at the scene of blunt force trauma injuries.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

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Geo quick facts: Biwabik is a city in Saint Louis County, Minnesota, United States. The population was 969 at the 2010 census. State Highway 135 and Vermilion Trail are two of the main routes in Biwabik. Its name is derived from the Ojibwe word for Iron: Biwabiko-nabik-wan – Wikipedia.

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NC Man Juan Martin Basurto ID’d As Victim In Monday Night Burlington Fatal Vehicle Crash

BURLINGTON, NC. (THECOUNT) — Juan Martin Basurto, of Burlington, North Carolina, has been identified as the victim in a fatal single-vehicle rollover crash Monday night.

Basurto, 24, was killed following a rollover crash in Burlington Monday night.

According to Burlington officials, Basurto was operating a vehicle traveling on North Church Street and South Sellars Mill Road in Burlington around 9:15 p.m. Monday, when for unknown reasons, the vehicle crossed centerlines and exited the roadway. The vehicle then overturned.

Basurto was pronounced dead at the scene of blunt force trauma injuries.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

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Anyone with information concerning this accident is encouraged to contact the Burlington Police Department at (336) 229-3500. For anonymous methods, call Alamance County-Wide Crime Stoppers at (336) 229-7100 or text 8398 to 274637 for a text-a-tip method, both with possible cash rewards.

Geo quick facts: Burlington is a city in northwestern Vermont, on the eastern shore of Lake Champlain, south of the Canadian border. Downtown, shops and restaurants line pedestrianized Church Street Marketplace. North of downtown, the Ethan Allen Homestead Museum is a former home of the Revolutionary War hero. The vast Shelburne Museum, south of the city, houses American folk and decorative art in a collection of historic buildings – wikipedia.

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on March 30, 2020

KS Man Edward Wren ID’d As Victim Found Shot Dead In Wichita Saturday

WICHITA, KS. (THECOUNT) — Edward Wren, of Augusta, Kansas, has been identified as the victim of a fatal Saturday shooting in Wichita.

Wren, 38, died after being shot in a vehicle multiple times Saturday in Wichita.

According to officials, officers responded to perform a welfare check after receiving a call about a bleeding man in the 2700 block of South Roosevelt around 7:30 a.m. Saturday.

When officers arrived, Wren was found suffering from apparent gunshot wounds while seated in a Chevy Silverado.

Officials observed Wren suffered multiple gunshot wounds.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The investigation into the cause of the shooting remains open.

Anyone with information is asked to call WPD detectives at 316-268-4407, Crime Stoppers at 316-267-2111, or the See Something Say Something hotline at 316-519-2282.

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Geo quick facts: Wichita is a city in south-central Kansas. Exploration Place features hands-on science exhibits and Kansas in Miniature, a display of animated models depicting 1950s Kansas. Old Cowtown Museum recreates 19th-century life with old buildings and costumed guides. Themed gardens at Botanica Wichita include a wildflower meadow and a Chinese garden. The Museum of World Treasures has Egyptian mummies and a T. rex skeleton – wikipedia.