MONROE COUNTY, IN. (THECOUNT) — Monroe County Sheriff’s Office Reserve Deputy James Driver has been identified as the victim in a Monday vehicle crash in Monroe County, Indiana.
Driver, 38, was on-duty, when he was involved in a fatal vehicle crash while responding to another crash in Van Buren Township on Monday.
Driver was on-duty responding to a vehicle-crash with lights and sirens, when his cruiser was involved in separate crash around 4 p.m. near IN-45 and West Eller Road in Bloomington.
Driver was transported to IU Health Bloomington Hospital where he was later pronounced dead of blunt force trauma injuries.
Further details of the wreck were not provided by officials.
The cause of the crash remains under investigation.
Friends and colleagues took to Facebook to remember Driver:
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Portsmouth city centre in the United Kingdom was evacuated last night after the discovery of a massive unexploded Second World War bomb.
The 1100 pound bomb was found on the seabed while the harbour was being dredged in preparation for the arrival of royal aircraft carrier, the HMS Queen Elizabeth.
Royal Navy bomb disposal experts began towing the bomb away from the waterfront at midnight. A controlled explosion will then be carried out in open waters around a mile and a half off the coast of the Isle of Wight. Continue reading
The XXXI Olympics Games are finally here! Below find information on how to watch.
The Opening Ceremony for the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics will take place Friday, Aug. 5 in Rio’s Maracanã Stadium. It will air on NBC at 7:30 p.m. ET on a one-hour tape delay.
HOW TO WATCH THE OPENING CEREMONY:
All times Eastern. NBC: 7:30 p.m. Continue reading
Japan news sources are reporting at least 19 people were killed and dozens more injured after a man attacked a facility for the disabled.
Reports say, police arrested a man who turned himself in.
This is developing story.
Reports are surfacing that “Linda” @BiebersApp, a well known Justin Bieber super fan, has committed suicide. The unconfirmed announcement was made in late last night on Twitter.
A message appeared from a “friend” of Linda who alleges the mega-Belieber passed away after jumping out of a building. Rumors have suggested that the young woman was hospitalized for depression at the time of her death.
“This is Linda’s friend and this is the request from her parents to inform you that she committed suicide. Continue reading
Russian millionaire and founder of Russia Today, now known as RT.com, was found dead inside a Washington hotel room, a Russian official and a senior U.S. official revealed.
Mikhail Lesin, a long-time adviser to Russian President Vladimir Putin who was in Washington for unknown reasons, had been staying at Hotel Dupont when he was found dead Thursday, according to officials.
U.S. authorities notified the Russian embassy in Washington that one of its citizens had died, and Russian officials are now working with American authorities to determine the circumstances of the death, the embassy told ABC News in a statement. Continue reading
According to newly released documents, rapper T.I. and his wife, Tiny, owe a staggering $4.5 million in unpaid taxes.
The unpaid taxes occurred between 2012-2013, six years after the rapper bought a mansion in 2006 for $4.26 million dollars.
Yikes! Where did all of that Blurred Lines money go?! Not to mention T.I. is one of the top ten highest paid rappers of 2015 in addition to being worth $215 million. Continue reading
Tony Bennett has canceled his long awaited show with Lady Gaga planned for Royal Albert Hall today after reportedly falling ill.
Bennett, 88, has been on a whirlwind tour with the “Poker Face” singer performing the classics to support their collaboration album.
“Unfortunately, Tony Bennett has come down with a flu virus which has prevented him from performing the second of two sold-out shows in London,” a statement from Bennett’s rep reads. Continue reading
The US Army’s website, army.mil is down as now, but the SEA left an archived copy of the page it was replaced with.
The collective cries of young girls everywhere (and some adults alike) can be heard after Zayn Malik announced he has officially quit One Direction.
The abrupt exit from the mega-popular boyband came shortly after Malik was forced to defend his relationship with his fiancee, Little Mix singer Perrie Edwards. The band confirmed the earth-shaking news in a statement.
Malik said: “My life with One Direction has been more than I could ever have imagined. Continue reading