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Industrial Accident Kills Worker in Lakeville

An industrial worker died after becoming trapped in equipment at a parts manufacturer in Lakeville, MN. The accident occurred on Monday afternoon at QA1 Precision Products, located on Hanover Avenue. According to initial reports, at the time of the accident,…

Salmonella
Brixx and Barley Salmonella Outbreak Sickens 12 in Long Beach, NY

A Salmonella outbreak at Brixx and Barley in Long Beach, NY has sickened a dozen people since early July.  The Nassau County Health Department has closed the restaurant, located at 152 W. Park Ave., and will not allow it to…

Dump Truck Traffic Accident
10 Injured in Chain Reaction Crash on I-94 in Racine County

A chain-reaction crash caused by a dump truck injured 10 people on I-94 in southeastern Wisconsin. The crash happened on Saturday, August 10th in the southbound lanes of I-94, just south of 7 Mile Road. A fully-loaded dump truck crashed…

Salmonella Bacteria
Were Sun View Produce Tamales, Carnitas Salmonella Outbreak Source?

The Chicago Department of Public Health is investigating a Salmonella outbreak linked to food served from the deli section of Sun View Produce a Southwest Side grocery store located at 6110 W 63rd St. Between July 1, 2019 and August…

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Five Children Die in Erie, PA Daycare Fire

A fire at an Erie, PA daycare center killed five children and injured one adult. Harris Family Daycare had been operating out of the single-family house for about 20 years before fire broke out just after 1 a.m on August…

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Bicyclist Killed in Crash with Semi in Waupaca County

A 51-year-old man was killed when his bicycle was struck by a semi-truck in Waupaca County, WI. The crash happened this morning shortly before 7:00 AM on US 45 at Church Road in New London. The bicyclist died at the…

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Van Fire in Walmart Parking Lot Injures 2 Young Girls, Killing 1 of Them

A van fire in the parking lot of a Walmart store in Fridley, MN yesterday injured two young sisters Ty’rah White, 6, and Taraji White, 9. Both were taken by ambulance to HCMC where Ty’rah later passed away from her…

Legionnaires' disease
Sheraton Atlanta Legionnaires’ Outbreak Turns Deadly

The Sheraton Atlanta Legionnaires’ disease outbreak has claimed the life of a 49-year-old woman from Decatur, GA. Cameo Garrett, passed away on July 10, 2019 after suffering from an illness she contracted after attending a conference at the hotel on…

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Minnesota Hit Hard by Basil Cyclospora Outbreak

The Cyclospora outbreak linked to imported basil has hit Minnesota hard, sickening at least 35 people who ate at restaurants in Duluth, Hermantown and Rochester. About 27 percent of all cases reported so far in the 11-state outbreak occurred in…

Car Crash and Glass on Street
6 Killed in Fiery Wrong-Way Crash on I-90

A fiery wrong-way crash killed six people on I-90 near Eyota, MN. The crash happened on Friday, August 2nd at around 1:30 PM when the driver of a Ford Focus started traveling east in the westbound lanes of I-90. The…

Bicycle Lane Death
Bicyclist Killed on I-94 Frontage Road in Rogers

An off-duty Hopkins police officer was struck and killed by a car while riding his bicycle on a frontage road along I-94. The fatal crash happened on Sunday, August 4th at around 12:15 AM on Industrial Boulevard. The Rogers PD…

Fatal Explosion and Fire
Kentucky Explosion: Enbridge Pipeline’s Troubled History

When a regional gas pipeline ruptured in Lincoln County, Kentucky in the early morning hours of August 1, 2019, it shot skyward a fireball so massive it was picked up on Louisville weather radar. Five people were injured and one…