Air Force Pilot Kage Allen ID’d As Victim In Monday UK F-15C Crash

BRANDON, UK. (THECOUNT) — Kenneth “Kage” Allen has been identified as the pilot killed in an F-15C crash Monday in England.

Allen died after his plane crashed into the North Sea east of the United Kingdom on Monday.

The Air Force announced early Tuesday that Allen, assigned to the 493rd Fighter Squadron of the 48th Fighter Wing at RAF Lakenheath in England, died in Monday’s crash.

Allen was the assistant chief of weapons and tactics for his squadron, according to the release.

Allen is survived by his wife and parents.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

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Geo quick facts: Brandon is a small town and civil parish in the English county of Suffolk. Brandon is located in the Breckland area on the border of Suffolk with the adjoining county of Norfolk. Surrounded by Forestry Commission and agricultural land it is considered a rural town – Wikipedia.

TLC Twin Stars ‘My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding’ Found Dead In Apparent Double-Suicide ‘Cancer Diagnosis?

SEVENOAKS, UK. (THECOUNT) — Bill and Joe Smith, the twin brothers who starred on the TLC reality show “My Big Fat Gypsy Wedding,” were both found dead in an apparent double suicide.

Bill and Joe, both 32, were both found deceased in a tree of apparent hanging near Sevenoaks, England, over the weekend.

According to the CrimeOnline, police reported to the scene at about 11:30 a.m. on Saturday after the bodies were first discovered.

The TLC reality show ran for three seasons and followed itinerant Irish families. The Smith brothers appeared on the third season of the show when they were working as gardeners.

Family sources told the Telegraph that Joe Smith had been diagnosed with cancer.

“Joey had cancer, and Billy told him “I’d never be able to live without you,” a cousin told the Telegraph.

“Joey told the family he got the all-clear after chemo two months ago, but we don’t know if that’s true now.

According to the Independent, authorities are continuing to investigate the deaths, but do not believe they are suspicious.

Geo quick facts: Sevenoaks is a town in Kent with a population of 29,506 situated south-east of London, England. Also classified as a civil parish, Sevenoaks is served by a commuter main line railway into London. Sevenoaks is 21 miles from Charing Cross, the traditional centre of London – Wikipedia.

Patricia Sanz Munoz ID’d As UK Woman Killed In Freak Mendocino CA Runaway Vehicle Crash

BOONVILLE, CA. (THECOUNT) Patricia Sanz Munoz, from Reading, England, has been identified as the woman killed in a rural Mendocino County freak accident around 3 p.m. Monday.

Munoz, 45, passed away after the vehicle she occupied, for an unknown reason, rolled off a steep incline and crashed in rural Boonville, according to a California Highway Patrol press release.

A 12-year-old boy was also in the vehicle at the time of the incident.

Both Munoz and the boy were ejected from the vehicle in the crash.

Reports say, a male driver, later identified as, Chris Parsons, 45, also from Reading, England, was operating a 2018 Hyundai Santa Fe on State Route 128, near Boonville, when he exited the vehicle to assist another driver that had spilled a load of dirt on the roadway.

Munoz and the boy reportedly remained in the vehicle while Parsons assisted the other driver, when for an unknown reason, the Santa Fe began to roll backward – jumped the shoulder and careened down a steep embankment – crashing below.

Munoz was pronounced dead at the scene.

The boy was transported to an area hospital where his condition was not immediately provided.

“For reasons still under investigation, the vehicle began to travel backwards down the incline and traveled over the shoulder and down a steep embankment,” a CHP press release stated. Continue reading

R.I.P. John Lennon First Wife Cynthia

Cynthia Lennon, the first wife of John Lennon, has died at her home in Spain, her family confirmed. She was 75.

Julian Lennon, Cynthia’s son, was host to a message posted on his website saying she died “following a short but brave battle with cancer”.

Cynthia Lennon death

The message said: “Her son Julian Lennon was at her bedside throughout. Continue reading

HOPE SOLO KICKED OFF US SOCCER TEAM

Hope Solo has been suspended as goalkeeper for the U.S. Women’s National Team. The suspension is effective immediately.

The suspension is over an incident that occurred at a league training camp in Carson, California.

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As a result of the suspension, Solo has been released from training camp and will miss the USA’s matches in Europe on Feb. 8 in France and Feb. 13 in England. Continue reading

The Bearded Men Of Wimbledon Starring Bradley Cooper & Hugh Jackman

Bradley Cooper showing up in the Royal Box to watch the Gentlemen’s Singles Final match during the 2014 Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships on Sunday at the All England Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club in London, England.

Also in attendance sporting matching facial hair was Hugh Jackman with his wife Deborra-Lee Furness.

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“What a privilege to have been @Wimbledon this year …. and to witness this incredible moment!!!” Hugh wrote on his Instagram account of Novak Djokovic‘s second win at the tournament. Continue reading

Teens Share Kiss Then Fall 60 Feet To Their Deaths

Miguel Ramos, 18, and Anastasia Tutik, 19, were sharing a kiss on the balcony of an apartment building in Mexico city when they fell 60 feet to their deaths.

Ramos is the son of a Mexican politician and had only been in the city for a week.

Miguel Ramos, and Anastasia Tutik

Ramos, a student at the Prepa Tec technology college in Monterrey, Mexico, had only been in England for a week and is the son of Miguel Lozano Munguia — the former mayor of the town of Pesqueria, as well as the former leader of the Institutional Revolutionary Party in the state of Nueva Leon, the newspaper reported. Continue reading