Paris Dixon, 5, and London Dixon, 8, of Bowie; Rickelle Ricks, 6, Zion Beard, 14, of D.C., and Damari Herald, 15, of D.C., were killed when their SUV ran off the highway Saturday morning.
After nearly two decades of writing “thank you” notes to the rescue squad that saved their daughter’s life, this family finally met the men who responded to the crash.
Rain-slicked roadways and poor visibility Monday night are being blamed for a series of vehicle crashes and pedestrians struck within a three-hour period in Montgomery County, Maryland.
Authorities say a car collided with a cement mixer in Delaware, injuring two drivers.
Virginia authorities say a car merging into traffic from the shoulder of an interstate was hit by another vehicle, killing a passenger and causing other minor injuries.
Police in northern Georgia said the person was in the area when Kelsey Quayle, 28, crashed her car and died after she was shot in the neck.
Investigators suspect that Antonio Malaspina of Mechanicsville suffered some kind of medical emergency while driving.
Montgomery County Council wants a lower speed limit and other safety improvements on part of Georgia Avenue following a bad crash last week, and a state leader is responding to that call.
What police initially thought was a serious car crash turned into a murder mystery in Georgia after doctors found a bullet lodged in the neck of an aspiring fashion model involved in a head-on traffic collision, officials said.
Police are unsure of what caused Hugh Anthony Clarke’s crash into the median, but they do know that he then got out of his car and started walking in the left lane of the road.
Police arrested the man after he allegedly veered off a road in Manorville, New York, about an hour east of Manhattan, and plowed into five Boy Scouts, injuring them and leaving one in critical condition, the Suffolk County Police Department said.
Police said the driver of the hearse, which was not carrying a casket at the time, lost control and struck a pole. The driver was taken to a hospital where he was pronunced dead.
Capt. Chris Becker, with the La Plata police, said a teen employee of the restaurant, the man driving the SUV, and a father and son sitting in a booth were all injured and hospitalized. See photos and videos.
Early Monday morning, a pedestrian walking in travel lane two of Branch Avenue southbound was struck and killed by a car.
A suspected wanted in connection to a Maryland homicide was captured in Virginia after a chase that included a crash in a tunnel.
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.