Accident

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Man Struck By Train, Dies Trying To Save Dog

Washoe County sheriff’s officials say a man trying to rescue his dog on train tracks near Boomtown has died after he was struck by an Amtrak train.

12/24/2012

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NTSB: Young Girl Likely Kicked Controls In Chopper

A billionaire business owner who died along with four others in a 2010 helicopter crash allowed his 5-year-old daughter to sit on his lap in the co-pilot’s seat where she apparently kicked the flight controls and caused the accident, according to federal investigators.

11/10/2012

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Police Apologize For Drug Raid At Wrong Utah Home

Salt Lake City Police Chief Chris Burbank has issued an apology after narcotics detectives raided the wrong home and pointed a gun at its 76-year-old female resident.

10/06/2012

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Man Dead In Lake Mead After Trying To Fetch Lure

A 49-year-old North Las Vegas man is dead after reportedly trying to recover his fishing lure in Lake Mead.

09/03/2012

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Toddler Hospitalized After Two-Story Fall

Phoenix police say a 2-year-old girl is in critical but stable condition after falling from a second-floor apartment window.

09/03/2012

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Perilous New Vegas Water Pipeline Claims A Life

The perils of drilling a key water intake pipeline beneath vast Lake Mead are being cast in stark terms. Veteran tunnel worker Thomas Turner of Henderson is being remembered Friday in a private family memorial.

06/15/2012

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Las Vegas Police Officers Injured In Crash

Two Metro Police officers are recovering after an accident in the southwest valley.

04/06/2012

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Counselors Reach Out In Wake Of Accident

March 16th changed lives forever.

03/28/2012

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Death Of Mexican Man Ruled Accident

The coroner in Las Vegas says the death of a Mexican national who was turned over by Las Vegas police to U.S. immigration custody was an accident.

03/20/2012

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Remorseful Man Admits He Caused Big Reno Blaze

RENO, Nev. (AP) — An elderly man discarding fireplace ashes accidentally touched off the brush fire that raged south of Reno, destroying 29 homes and forcing thousands of people to flee the flames, authorities said. […]

01/21/2012

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