Ohio Supreme Court Rules UTMC Not Responsible in Malpractice Case

BY JIM PROVANCE BLADE COLUMBUS BUREAU CHIEF COLUMBUS — The Ohio Supreme Court Wednesday unanimously rejected the argument that a doctor accused of medical malpractice was immune from lawsuit because a medical student at a taxpayer-funded…

Miner Killed in Accident Leaves Behind 5-year-old Daughter

A Martin County Coal Mine remains closed while state investigators try to determine what caused an accident that killed a miner Monday night. 26 year old Ryan Thatcher died from head injuries suffered inside Martin County Coal's Voyager Number…

Worker Killed in Construction Accident on N.J. Turnpike Identified

Published: Monday, July 11, 2011, 6:36 PM Updated: Monday, July 11, 2011, 6:36 PM By Eunice Lee/The Star-Ledger BORDENTOWN — A concrete barrier meant to guide traffic instead crushed a truck driver to death today at a construction site…

Four Killed and Two Injured in Hudson River Boating Accident

Published: Monday, July 11, 2011 1:58 AM EDT TIVOLI, N.Y. — Four people were killed and two others seriously injured early Sunday when their boat struck a concrete footing in the Hudson River and sank, according to the Dutchess County…

Baseball Tragedy as Fan Dies in Fall from Stands

A fan fell to his death at Rangers Ballpark on Thursday after catching a ball tossed to him by the Texas outfielder Josh Hamilton. The man was reaching for a ball thrown to him by Hamilton during the second inning of the match against Oakland…

Philly Duck Boats Idle on Anniversary of Accident

The Associated Press Published: Thursday, Jul. 7, 2011 - 4:58 am PHILADELPHIA -- Ducks boats will be idle for the day in Philadelphia to mark the one-year anniversary of an accident that killed two Hungarian tourists. Ride the Ducks of Norcross,…

Nebraska Boating Accident Claims Area Firefighter and His Brother

By PAUL GARBER Published: July 06, 2011 An area firefighter who as a youth was praised for helping his family to safety during a fatal shootout near Kernersville in 2004 has died from injuries he received in a Nebraska boating accident that…

Charges Filed in Wrong-Way Accident that Killed Two

By EDWARD M. EVELD The Kansas City Star A Belton woman killed with her daughter by an SUV headed the wrong way on Interstate 435 this morning “had very little time to react,” a Kansas City police officer said. The accident occurred…

Greenville Man Killed in Florida Parasailing Accident

By Aaron Barker, Digital Content Manager LONGBOAT KEY, FL (FOX Carolina) – A Greenville man was killed during a parasailing accident in Florida this week. The Coast Guard said David Sieradzki was unconscious when he was pulled from…

Glen Daniel Man Killed in Coal Mine Accident

By Sarah Plummer Register-Herald Reporter A miner was crushed to death when part of a wall collapsed Monday at a mine operation in Bolt. State Office of Miners’ Health Safety and Training spokesperson Leslie Fitzwater confirmed crew…