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Hot Tub Exhibit at N.C. Mountain State Fair May be Source of Legionnaires’ Disease Outbreak

Hot tubs on display at the North Carolina Mountain State Fair may be the source of a Legionnaires’ disease outbreak that has sickened 128 people, killing one of them, according to state health officials.  The total number of illnesses reported…

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Food Truck Propane Explosion Seriously Injures Detroit Man

A propane explosion seriously injured the owner of a popular Detroit food truck last weekend. Rashad Torrence, the owner of Detroit’s Original Seafood Truck, tried to light the truck’s fryer to serve food at a festival when a propane tank…

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Bicyclist Killed by Pick-up Truck in Sherburne County

A pick-up truck struck and killed a bicyclist on a rural road in Sherburne County on Wednesday. The crash happened at about 6:55 PM on 150th Ave. in Santiago Township, MN, about 10 miles north of Becker. Ronald H. Otremba…

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Brooklyn House Explosion Injures 4

A house explosion in Brooklyn injured four people on Monday. The explosion happened just before 1:30 PM on the first floor of a two-story house at 820 Friel Place in Kensington, Brooklyn. At the time, a painter had been working…

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Bicyclist Struck and Killed by Motorist in Waseca County

A Waseca man was struck and killed by a motorist while riding his bike in southern Minnesota. On Tuesday morning at about 6:40 AM, Anthony M. Hodge (30) was cycling northbound on the shoulder of Hwy. 13 when he was…

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Can I Sue Amazon for Truck Crash?

Amazon Delivery crash injuries and more than one Amazon Delivery death are under national scrutiny now that three investigative media teams and a trio of United States senators have raised questions about the company’s transportation arrangement. Truck accident lawyers, too,…

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NC State Fair Legionnaires’ Disease Outbreak Sickens 25

A Legionnaires’ disease outbreak at the North Carolina Mountain State Fair has sickened 25 people, killing one of them. Legionnaires’ disease is a severe form of pneumonia that occurs when water droplets contaminated with Legionella bacteria are inhaled. State health officials…

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Semi Driver Arrested for Fleeing Scene After Killing Motorcyclist in Rock County

Authorities arrested a semi-truck driver on Thursday who fled the scene after killing a motorcyclist in Rock County, WI. The fatal crash happened on Wednesday, September 25th when motorcyclist Michael L. Bacon (59) of Whitewater, WI tried to turn onto…

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Salmonella Outbreak at Moby Dick House of Kabob

A Salmonella outbreak linked to hummus served at Moby Dick House of Kabob restaurants in Maryland has sickened nine people. State health officials advise consumers who have purchased hummus at the restaurant to discard it. The restaurant has voluntarily stopped…

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Deli-Sliced Meat and Cheese Listeria Outbreak Ends, 10 Sick, 1 Dead

A Listeria outbreak linked to deli-sliced meats and cheeses has ended after sickening 10 people, one of whom has died. That cases were reported from five states: Massachusetts (1), Michigan (2), New Jersey (2), New York (2), Pennsylvania (3). The…

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Is Mountain State Fair Source of Legionnaires’ Disease Outbreak?

Attendees of the Mountain State Fair are part of a Legionnaires’ disease outbreak in Buncombe County, NC that has sickened 128 people, killing one of them. Health officials are working with fair organizers to determine how attendance to the event,…

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Tow Truck Driver Seriously Injured in Semi Crash At Mitchell Interchange

A semi crash seriously injured a tow truck driver who was providing roadside assistance at the Mitchell Interchange in August. The crash happened on Monday, August 26th at about 11:15 AM near Milwaukee, WI. The tow truck driver, Joe Altenhofen…