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on July 31, 2020

IA Couple Shaun Gumm & Amanda Gordon ID’d As Victims In Thursday Night Ankeny Double-Fatal Motorcycle Crash

POLK COUNTY, IA. (THECOUNT) — Shaun Gumm and Amanda Gordon, Both of Des Moines, Iowa, have been identified as the victims in a Thursday night double-fatal motorcycle collision in Polk County.

Gumm, 40 and 35-year-old Gordon, were both killed in a motorcycle collision involving a passenger vehicle Thursday night near Ankeny.

According to reports, Gumm was operating a motorcycle with Gordon as his passenger on Southwest Oralabor Road near Southwest Irvinedale Drive in Ankeny, when the bike came into contact with a vehicle operated by 44-year-old Sara Howell of Des Moines, Thursday night around 10 p.m.

Both Gumm and Gordon were pronounced dead at the scene of blunt force trauma injuries.

It is unclear if Howell was injured in the crash.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

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Geo quick facts: Polk County is a county in the U.S. state of Iowa. As of the 2010 census, the population was 430,640, making it Iowa’s most populous county, hosting over 14% of the state’s residents. The county seat is Des Moines, which is also the capital city of Iowa – Wikipedia.

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TX Teens Madison O’Neil & Taina Rivera ID’d As Victims In Friday Schertz Double-Fatal Vehicle Crash

BEXAR COUNTY, TX. (THECOUNT) — Madison O’Neil, of Cibolo, Texas and Taina Rivera, of Schertz, Texas, have been identified as the victims in a Friday two-vehicle crash in Bexar County.

O’Neil, 19, and 17-year-old Rivera, were both killed Friday in a two-vehicle crash near Schertz.

According to reports, O’Neil was operating a Nissan Altima with Rivera as her passenger on FM3009 near Webster Drive in Schertz, when the vehicle came into contact with a Jeep Cherokee, operated by 17-year-old Thomas Wentworth of San Antonio, around 1 a.m. Friday.

O’Neil was pronounced dead at the scene of blunt force trauma injuries.

Rivera was transported to an area hospital where she was later pronounced dead of blunt force injuries.

Wentworth was treated at the scene and released.

No one was cited at the scene.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

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Geo quick facts: Bexar County is a county of the U.S. state of Texas. As of the 2010 census, the population was 1,714,773, and a 2018 estimate put the population at 1,986,049. It is the 16th-most populous county in the nation and the fourth-most populated in Texas – Wikipedia.

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NE Man Brady Sweetser ID’d As Victim In Thursday Night Lincoln Fatal Motorcycle Crash

LANCASTER COUNTY, NE. (THECOUNT) — Brady Sweetser, of Lincoln, Nebraska, has been identified as the victim in a Thursday fatal motorcycle crash in Lancaster County.

Sweetser, 23, was killed in a two-vehicle motorcycle crash near Lincoln Thursday night.

According to reports, Sweetser was operating a motorcycle on Nebraska 2 near Pioneers Boulevard in Lincoln, when the bike came into contact with a Dodge Charger, operated by 38-year-old Patrick Tvrdy also of Lincoln, around 9:30 p.m. Thursday.

Tvrdy was transported to an area hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

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

Friends and family members took to Facebook to remember Sweetser:

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

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Geo quick facts: Lancaster County is a county in the U.S. state of Nebraska. As of the 2010 United States Census, the population was 285,407, making it the second-most populous county in Nebraska. Its county seat is Lincoln, the state capital. The county was created in 1859 – Wikipedia.

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At least 1 Marine Dead 8 Missing After Camp Pendleton Amphibious Assault Vehicle Incident

SAN DIEGO COUNTY, CA. (THECOUNT) — A least one Camp Pendleton marine is dead and 8 other missing following an amphibious assault vehicle crash off the coast of southern California Thursday.

Search and rescue efforts are underway Friday morning in an incident that occurred on Thursday involving Marines assigned to the 15th Marine Expeditionary Unit.

The search is being conducted with support from the Navy and Coast Guard, the Marines said in a tweet.

“We are deeply saddened by this tragic incident. I ask that you keep our Marines, Sailors, and their families in your prayers as we continue our search,” Col. Christopher Bronzi, the unit’s commanding officer, said in another tweet from the Marines.

The Marine Expeditionary Force is the Marine Corps’ main warfighting organization. There are three such groups which are made up of ground, air and logistics forces.

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Geo quick facts: San Diego County, officially the County of San Diego, is a county in the southwestern corner of the state of California, in the United States. As of the 2010 census, the population was 3,095,313, making it California’s second-most populous county and the fifth-most populous in the United States – Wikipedia.

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NY Man Zahr Butler ID’d As Victim In Friday Morning Rochester Fatal Shooting

MONROE COUNTY, NY. (THECOUNT) — Zahr Butler of Rochester, New York, has been identified as the victim in a Friday morning fatal shooting in Monroe County.

Butler, 21, was killed in a shooting near Rochester early Friday morning.

According to reports, Butler was found suffering from gunshot wounds in the 100 block of Ok Terrace near the Avenue D Recreation Center in Rochester around 1 a.m.

Police say, the deadly incident occurred after officers disbursed a large gathering in the area.

Butler was pronounced dead at the scene of gunshot injuries.

No suspect or motive information was provided by police.

Anyone with possible information should call 911.

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Geo quick facts: Monroe County is a county in the Finger Lakes region of New York, in the United States. The county is along Lake Ontario’s southern shore. As of 2019, Monroe County’s population was 741,770, a decrease since the 2010 census. Its county seat and largest city is the city of Rochester – Wikipedia.

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on July 30, 2020

OC Register Eugene Harbrecht ID’d As Victim In Thursday Santa Ana Fatal Street Racing Crash

ORANGE COUNTY, CA. (THECOUNT) — Eugene Harbrecht, of Santa Ana, California, has been identified as the victim in a Thursday fatal two-vehicle crash in Orange County.

Harbrecht, 67, was killed in a two-vehicle crash involving a possible street racer late Thursday morning.

According to reports, Harbrecht was operating a Ford Ranger pickup truck on North Bristol Street near West Santa Clara Avenue in Santa Ana, when the vehicle was struck by a BMW traveling at high speed around 11:45 a.m. Thursday. The Ranger then caught fire.

Harbrecht was transported to an area hospital where he was later pronounced dead of blunt force trauma injuries.

The driver of the racing BMW was transported in unknown condition.

Another vehicle involving in the street race fled the scene.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

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Geo quick facts: Orange County is a region in Southern California. It’s known for Anaheim’s Disneyland Resort, a huge complex of rides, restaurants and shops. Nearby, in Buena Park, is Knott’s Berry Farm, a large theme park. Cities with surf beaches include Huntington Beach, with its surfing museum. Newport Beach’s boat-filled harbor sits opposite Balboa Peninsula. Laguna Beach has tide pools and oceanfront Crystal Cove State Park – wikipedia.

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on July 30, 2020

NJ Man Yuri Berger ID’d As Pedestrian In Wednesday Fair Lawn Fatal Vehicle Strike

BERGEN COUNTY, NJ. (THECOUNT) — Yuri Berger, of Fair Lawn, New Jersey, has been identified as the pedestrian fatally struck by a vehicle Wednesday morning in Bergen County.

Berger, 62, was killed while crossing the street Wednesday near Fair Lawn.

According to reports, Berger was on-foot in the area of Fair Lawn Ave near Parmalee Ave in Fair Lawn, NJ, when he was struck by a Honda operated by a 53-year-old man.

The force of the collision sent Berger airborne and into the path of a Mercedes Benz operated by a 63-year-old Clifton man.

Berger was transported to an area hospital where he was later pronounced dead of blunt force trauma injuries.

The cause of the deadly incident remains under investigation.

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Geo quick facts: Bergen County is the most populous county in the U.S. state of New Jersey. As of the 2019 Census estimate, the county’s population was 932,202, an increase of 3.0% from the 2010 census, which in turn represented an increase of 20,998 from the 884,118 counted in the 2000 Census – Wikipedia.

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NC ‘Ace & TJ’ Radio Host David Cannon Daughter Payton Killed In Wednesday Vehicle Crash

IREDELL COUNTY, NC. (THECOUNT) — Payton Alizabeth Cannon, the daughter of Charlotte “Ace & TJ” radio show host, David “Ace” Cannon, has been identified as the victim in a fatal Wednesday vehicle crash in Iredell County.

Payton, 21, was killed in a single-vehicle crash near Mooresville Wednesday just after midnight.

According to reports, Payton was operating a vehicle on a roadway in Mooresville, when for unknown reasons, the vehicle crossed centerlines and exited the roadway around 12 a.m. Wednesday. The vehicle then made contact with a substantial tree.

Payton, the sole occupant of the vehicle, 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: Iredell County is a county located in the U.S. state of North Carolina. According to US Census projections in 2018, the population was 178,435. Its county seat is Statesville, and its largest town is Mooresville. The county was formed in 1788, annexed from Rowan County – Wikipedia.

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on July 29, 2020

RI Man Kenneth Norberg ID’d As Victim In Wednesday West Greenwich Fatal Single-Vehicle Crash

KENT COUNTY, RI. (THECOUNT) — Kenneth Norberg of Coventry, Rhode Island, has been identified as the victim in a fatal overnight single-vehicle crash in Kent County.

Norberg, 55, was killed in a single-vehicle crash near West Greenwich just after midnight Wednesday.

According to reports, Norberg was operating a vehicle on a West Greenwich highway, when for unknown reasons, the vehicle crossed centerlines and exited the roadway around 12:07 a.m. Wednesday. The vehicle then entered a culvert and rolled over multiple times.

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

Anyone with possible information on the crash should contact Hope Valley Barracks at 401-444-1068.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

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Geo quick facts: Kent County is a county located in the U.S. state of Rhode Island. As of the 2010 census, the population was 166,158 making it the second-most populous county in Rhode Island. The county was formed in 1750 from the southern third of Providence County. It was named after the county of Kent, England – Wikipedia.

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on July 29, 2020

PA Man Derelle Williams ID’d As Victim In Tuesday Night Pittsburgh Fatal Motorcycle Crash

ALLEGHENY COUNTY, PA. (THECOUNT) — Derelle Williams, of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, has been identified as the victim in a fatal Tuesday night motorcycle crash in Allegheny County.

Williams, 32, was killed in a single-motorcycle crash near Pittsburgh Tuesday night.

According to reports, Williams was operating a motorcycle on Milwaukee Street near Bryn Mawr Road in Pittsburgh, when for unknown reasons, the bike wrecked around 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.

Williams was transported to an area hospital where he was later pronounced dead of blunt force trauma injuries.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

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Geo quick facts: Allegheny County is a county in the southwest of the U.S. state of Pennsylvania. As of 2019 the population was 1,216,045, making it the state’s second-most populous county, following Philadelphia County. The county seat is Pittsburgh – Wikipedia.