LAUDERDALE COUNTY, AL. (THECOUNT) — Tanner Dale Hamilton, of Florence, Alabama, has been identified as the victim in a fatal Wednesday night motorcycle crash in Lauderdale County.
Hamilton, 23, was killed in a motorcycle-versus-vehicle crash near Rogersville Wednesday night.
According to reports, Hamilton was operating a Honda CBR 1000, when the bike came into contact with a Toyota Camry on US-72 near CR-113 Wednesday night around 6:30 p.m.
The operator of the Camry was not injured in the collision.
Hamilton was pronounced dead at the scene of blunt force trauma injuries.
The cause of the crash remains under investigation.
Geo quick facts: Lauderdale County is a county located in the northwestern corner of the U.S. state of Alabama. As of the 2010 census the population was 92,709. Its county seat is Florence. Its name is in honor of Colonel James Lauderdale, of Tennessee – Wikipedia.
FLORENCE, SC. (THECOUNT) — One person has been fatally shot in an officer-involved shooting at the Florence Airport, in South Carolina, Sunday morning, according to the Florence County coroner.
A large police presence was spotted on the scene near the Florence Regional Airport Sunday morning, according to Tommy Crosby, with SLED.
Every entrance and exit to the airport was blocked, reports WPDE.
The SLED is working with local law enforcement and is investigating the incident.
Geo quick facts: Florence is a city in, and the county seat of, Florence County, South Carolina, United States. It is probably best known for being the intersection of Interstate 95 and Interstate 20, of the latter of which it is at the eastern terminus – Wikipedia.
HAMMOND, IL. (THECOUNT) — Tyran Bolling has been identified as the victim in a Friday shooting in Hammond, Illinois, according to multiple reports.
Bolling, 25, was found suffering from at least one gunshot injury early Friday on Henry Ave., according to police.
Hammond Lt. Steven Kellogg said officers responded to the 4400 block of Henry Ave., about 12:15 a.m. and found an injured Tyran Bolling, who was laying on the ground in front of a home there.
Kellogg said Bolling, of Evergreen Park, Illinois, had been shot several times, but was still awake and talking with police.
Bolling was transported to an area hospital where he was later pronounced dead of gunshot injuries.
“The investigation is ongoing, and more information will be released when available,” Kellogg said in a release Friday.
Anyone with information on the deadly incident should to call Detective Sgt. Steve Guernsey at 219-852-2978.
Geo quick facts: Hammond is a village in Piatt County, Illinois, United States. The population was 518 at the 2000 census – Wikipedia.
FLORENCE, SC. (THECOUNT) — Jordan Stackhouse has been identified as the bicyclist struck late Saturday night in Florence, South Carolina.
Stackhouse, 19, was biking in the area of 200 S Cashua Dr, in Florence, near Krispy Kreme, when he was struck by a hit-and-run vehicle, according to officials.
The victim suffered multiple blunt force injuries in the collision and was transported to an area hospital.
Stackhouse was later pronounced dead as a result of injuries suffered in the collision.
Police say, the driver did not stop following the collision and left the victim injured in the roadway.
The suspect was apprehended a short time later, according to a report.
Charges are expected to be filed in the coming days.
A Stackhouse autopsy is scheduled later this week.
According to the Florence County Coroners Office 19-year-old Jordan Stackhouse was biking in the vicinity of the 2000 block of South Cashua Drive before he was hit by the car. Officials say Stackhouse was rushed to a nearby hospital where he later died as a result of his injuries. Continue reading
FLORENCE, AL. (THECOUNT) — Jason William Hewett has been identified as the off-duty Alabama State Trooper struck and killed by a pickup truck Monday morning in Florence.
Hewett, 34, was walking on County Road 137, in Florence, AL, just before 9 a.m. Monday when he was hit by the pickup truck.
He was pronounced dead at the scene of blunt force trauma injuries consistent with the collision.
Hewett was on foot when he was hit by the truck, Alabama State Troopers said. Continue reading
FLORENCE COUNTY, SC. (THECOUNT) – Fred Hopkins has been identified as the shooter in a Wednesday active shooter standoff in Florence County, South Carolina Wednesday.
Hopkins, 74, resides at the home on Ashton Drive where the incident occurred. He suffered a head injury and was taken to a local hospital for treatment.
A City of Florence spokesman said that Officer Terrence Carraway was fatally shot during an active shooter standoff in Florence County, South Carolina Wednesday.
A male suspect is inside of a home at this time, according to authorities.
A Twitter post said that “Due to a high priority call in Vintage Place off of Hoffmeyer Rd in Florence. There is an active shooter incident in progress at this time. We are advising everyone to stay away from this area. We have FCSO along with City PD and other first responders handling this situation.” Continue reading
FLORENCE, CO. (THECOUNT) — Ector Rodriguez, the owner of Fremont Lanes, in Florence, Colorado, was killed after getting stuck the bowling alley pin setting machine.
Rodriguez, 65, was fatally injured after he became stuck in the machine used to automatically reset the bowling pins between player turns.
When first responder arrived, they found Rodriguez, of Penrose, CO, unconscious and not breathing.
Police in Florence, about 100 miles southwest of Denver, say they responded to a call early Sunday afternoon and found 65-year-old Ector Rodriguez of Penrose stuck in the machine at Fremont Lanes. He was unconscious and not breathing. Continue reading
A 4.4 magnitude earthquake has struck 63 miles SE of Carson City, Nevada.
No reports of damage are yet reported in the state capital.
Geographic coordinates: 38.616N, 118.808W
Depth: 3 km
Universal Time (UTC): 8 Sep 2015 02:15:19
Time near the Epicenter: 7 Sep 2015 19:15:20
Local standard time in your area: 8 Sep 2015 02:15:19
Nathaniel Galloway, the Florence, KY., man who got caught on video leaving his child unattended in his pickup truck, was arrested and is now facing charges.
Mark Herrmann shot the video and then dropped a dime to Florence authorities after discovering a child inside a truck alone at the Harbor Freight store.
Detectives said they identified 38-year-old Galloway as the parent of the child in the video. Continue reading
The Kardashians were not concerned about optics, getting busted bailing right before Beyonce’s emotional acceptance speech at the VMAs.
Kim, Kendall, and the other one, were also caught texting during the Mike Brown memorial.
It looks like Kim Kardashian, 33, may still be holding a grudge against Beyonce, 32, for skipping her and Kanye West‘s wedding in Florence, Italy on May 24! Kim and sisters Kylie Jenner, 17, and Kendall Jenner, 18, apparently were not loving Queen Bey’s amazing performance at the MTV Video Music Awards, because they had the nerve to leave when she was finished with her epic medley, a source tells HollywoodLife.com EXCLUSIVELY. So shocking! source
An eyewitness source who attended commented, “I saw them leave before Beyonce’s started her speech. They were checked out for the whole show. They left right before she talked and Jay Z arrived to give her the award.”