Car Crash

  • Truck driver in Tracy Morgan crash pleads not guilty to charges June 12, 2014

    Reuters: A Georgia truck driver accused of triggering a fatal New Jersey car crash that critically injured actor Tracy Morgan pleaded not guilty on Wednesday to charges of vehicular homicide and assault by auto. Kevin Roper, 35, had not slept for more than 24 hours before he got behind the wheel...
  • Watch CJ Piyush Tewari 's appeal for a stronger road safety law June 8, 2014

    CJ Piyush Tewari is the founder of Save Life Foundation, an NGO that promotes road safety and emergency care. In this report, CJ Piyush demands the implementation of a strong road safety law from the new government and explains how better safety measures can help save people injured in road...
  • Investigators: Unsafe speed caused Paul Walker's car crash March 26, 2014

    Los Angeles: The Porsche carrying "Fast & Furious" star Paul Walker was traveling up to 94 mph when it went out of control on a suburban street and crashed, killing the actor and his friend, according to an investigation by law enforcement agencies into the November accident. The sports car driven...
  • Paul Walker was speeding at over 100mph at the time of crash January 4, 2014

    Los Angeles: 'Fast and the Furious' star Paul Walker was travelling at over 100 miles per hour when his car, Porsche Carrera GT, went out of control, hitting a tress and bursting into flames. Walker, 40, who was in the passenger, died alongside his friend, Roger Rodas, when their car...
  • No drugs, alcohol involved in 'Fast and Furious' star Paul Walker's fatal car crash January 4, 2014

    New Delhi: No drugs or alcohol were found in the bodies of 'Fast and Furious' actor Paul Walker and his friend Roger Rodas after the fiery car crash that killed them in November, a coroner's report released on Friday said. Both Walker, 40, and Rodas, 38, tested negative for alcohol, and...
  • Aston Martin crash: Complainant identifies RIL employee as driver December 25, 2013

    Mumbai: The complainant in the accident in Mumbai involving an Aston Martin has identified the driver as 55-year-old Bansilal Joshi, an RIL employee, in her statement recorded before the magistrate. The complainant Foram Ruparel, who had been changing her statements earlier, has now said that it was Joshi behind the...
  • British police rule out military involvement in Princess Diana death December 17, 2013

    British police on Tuesday ruled out reopening an investigation into the death of Princess Diana in a Paris car crash in 1997 after examining an accusation the elite SAS commando regiment was involved in her death. London's Metropolitan Police said in August they were assessing new information about the deaths of...
  • Caught on dashboard camera: Shocking video of a woman crashing her car December 16, 2013

    The woman in this shocking video crashes her Opel Frontera and somehow keeps her cool. She escapes unhurt. ...
  • Reliance Port Aston Martin crash: 2 days after mishap, no headway yet December 11, 2013

    Mumbai: It has been two days since an Aston Martin owned by Reliance Port Industries hit two other cars and a private bus injuring three people, but the Mumbai Police is yet to make any arrests. The statement of the driver has already been recorded. The speeding Aston Martin had crashed...
  • Man tries to auction bark collected from Paul Walker's crash site December 9, 2013

    Los Angeles: A man tried to sell stolen pieces of burned bark that he took from the tree actor Paul Walker crashed into. Later, the thief had a change of heart. The 'Fast and Furious' star, along with friend Roger Rodas, died in a car accident Nov 30 in Santa Clarita,...
  • Vin Diesel mourns loss of 'brother' Paul Walker December 2, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actor Vin Diesel is saddened with the demise of his 'The Fast And Furious' co-star Paul Walker and says he will miss him a lot. Diesel took to Twitter to express his grief, reports mirror.co.uk. "Brother, I will miss you very much. Heaven has gained a new angel. Rest in...
  • Celebrities mourn Paul Walker's tragic death December 2, 2013

    New Delhi: The tragic death of 'Fast and Furious' star Paul Walker in a car crash hasn't just left his fans but also colleagues shocked. As soon as the news of his death was confirmed many celebrities (Hollywood and Bollywood) took to Twitter to pay tribute to the star. A...
  • David Beckham, son involved in car crash October 27, 2013

    London: David Beckham and his son Brooklyn met with an accident after the former soccer star crashed into another car as he pulled out of his Beverly Hills home in Los Angeles. The 38-year-old football star, who on Friday was driving his black Range Rover Sport, allegedly dashed into another vehicle...
  • Delhi: 1 killed, 4 injured in a car crash June 28, 2013

    New Delhi: One person was killed and four others seriously injured in a car crash on Thursday night. One of the cars being driven by a woman was struck by an unidentified car in central Delhi making the driver lose her balance. This in turn led the woman to crash...
  • NASCAR driver Jason Leffler killed in New Jersey crash June 13, 2013

    Philadelphia: NASCAR driver Jason Leffler died from injuries suffered when his car slammed into the wall of a dirt raceway in New Jersey, state police said. The crash occurred during a race at the Bridgeport Speedway in Logan township in southern New Jersey, near Philadelphia, state police spokesman Sergeant Adam Grossman...
  • Andrew Flintoff escapes high-speed rally car crash March 6, 2013

    Swansea: Retired England allrounder Andrew Flintoff was lucky to escape a major car crash on Monday when he lost control of the Citroen DS3 while shooting for the TV sports show A league of their Own, where he had rally star Kris Meeker as his co-driver - The Sun reported....
  • Dozens of fans hurt in NASCAR car crash February 24, 2013

    Florida: At least 33 fans were injured Saturday during a NASCAR race when a car flew into the fence at Daytona International Speedway, hurling a tire and large pieces of debris into the stands. The accident happened on the last lap of the second-tier Nationwide Series race on the eve...
  • Jaspal Bhatti: The legacy of the actor and satirist October 25, 2012

    Popular satirist and filmmaker Jaspal Bhatti, the man behind hit comedy shows like 'Ulta Pulta' and 'Flop Show', died in a road accident in the wee hours today after his car rammed into a tree. Bhatti's son Jasraj, who was driving the car and actress Surilie Gautam, the heroine of his...
  • 5 Indian techies from Hyderabad die in US car crash August 11, 2012

    Washington: Five Indian software professionals, all from Hyderabad, were killed when their out-of-control Chevrolet Camaro hit a tractor-trailer and burst into flames in a fiery crash on a highway near Oklahoma city on Friday, police said. The accident took place as the driver of the car, travelling south on the Interstate...
  • UK: Ferrari in world's most expensive car crash July 11, 2012

    London: A US businessman driving a classic Ferrari car worth more than 20 million pounds has been involved in the world's most expensive car crashes ever. Multi-millionaire Christopher Cox was driving the Ferrari 250 GTO with his wife Ann, who is understood to have suffered a broken leg in the accident...
  • BMW hit-and-run: Police clueless after 10 days May 14, 2012

    New Delhi: Ten days after the tragic Gurgaon hit-and-run accident, police are yet to find out who was driving the BMW that crashed into a Tata Indigo, killing a pregnant woman and her family friend who was driving the car. Police say that Rajesh who had earlier claimed to be...
  • Gurgaon BMW hit-and-run: Driver not a suspect May 14, 2012

    New Delhi: A Gurgaon court on Monday dropped the anticipatory bail of Rajesh, the man who surrendered in the BMW hit-and-run case in Gurgaon. Gurgaon Police has not opposed the bail plea of Rajesh as the initial investigations show he was not driving the car and hence not a suspect. Earlier, around...
  • Balotelli escapes unhurt from car crash April 6, 2012

    Manchester: Manchester City striker Mario Balotelli escaped unhurt after being involved in a car crash on Thursday. Police said officers responded to reports of a collision between two cars shortly after 3:15pm at Deansgate Locks in Manchester city centre. City said no one was injured in the incident and that...
  • West Indies board shocked by Morton death March 6, 2012

    Trinidad: West Indies Cricket Board president Julian Hunte has led the tributes to former international batsman Runako Morton, who was killed in a car crash on Sunday. Morton, 33, died when the car he was driving hit a pole in Trinidad. "Runako's passing, still in the prime of life, leaves us all...
  • Ex-WI batsman Morton dies in car crash March 5, 2012

    Trinidad: Former West Indies batsman Runako Morton has been killed in a car accident in Trinidad. The vehicle in which Morton was traveling lost control and hit a pole, killing him on the spot, on the Solomon Hochoy Highway in Chase Village in central Trinidad. Morton, who was 33, played 15...
  • Shoaib Akhtar survives car crash February 26, 2012

    Islamabad: Former Pakistan pacer Shoaib Akhtar escaped unhurt after his car rammed into the barricades of the Prime Minister's Secretariat here Saturday night. Akhtar was heading towards his house from a five-star hotel when he lost control of the vehicle after reaching the PM secretariat. The car rammed into one of the...
  • Girl gets charity wish met after death in crash July 28, 2011

    Seattle: In honor of her 9th birthday, Rachel Beckwith asked friends and family to donate money to bring clean water to an African village. Rachel was close to meeting her goal of raising $300 when she died last week after a car accident. In her memory, strangers have now made...
  • Dunn, star of 'Jackass' movies, dies in crash June 21, 2011

    Philadelphia: Actor Ryan Dunn, a star of the 'Jackass' movie franchise, died early on Monday in Pennsylvania when the 2007 Porsche he was driving careened off a highway and burst into flames. An unidentified passenger also died in the crash at 2:38 a.m. local time, authorities said. Police in West Goshen Township,...
  • Drunk driving causes car crash on Worli Sea Link March 23, 2011

    Mumbai: The prosecution for the Bandra-Worli Sea Link accident on Monday could lose key evidence if doctors fail to ascertain whether the driver, Ranjeet Kamble, had consumed alcohol before driving. The matter assumes significance after people known to him alleged that he could have been drunk while driving. On Monday, Kamble, a...
  • Diana 'killed for trying to expose UK arms dealers' June 1, 2010

    London: More than 12 years after she died in a car crash in Paris, a leading defence lawyer has alleged that Princess Diana was murdered over her plan to expose UK's arms dealers. Queen's Counsel Michael Mansfield has claimed that the late Princess of Wales even intended publishing an "explosive" diary...