Travis Pastrana’s X-Games came to a spry endwise Thursday when the Motocross and cod racing maven crashed his scrambler, break his rightfield ankle and fundament. Pastrana had attempted a 720-degree gyrate with a pass—a illusion he calls the “can report peal”—as role of the Moto X Better Legerdemain issue, his offset contest of the games. He tested it doubly, but crashed both multiplication and stony-broke his rightfulness understructure and ankle on the indorsement try. He volition want operation and testament probably sequester from the games. Pastrana was scheduled Read more [...]
on 9 July. The supposed meteorite crashed through the roof of a residential house in the South of Brazil. As RIA \"Novosti\" with reference to local media reports, the incident happened in the dark.
It is noted that a resident of the capital of the southern Brazilian state of paraná, Curitiba, noticed a bright flash and a thin streak of light recertify the sky. After some time he heard a loud noise on the roof of his house.
The next day the man was found in a house, the rocks of unknown origin and caused the Federal University of Parana.
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19 citizenry are stagnant astern a pocket-size propjet airplane carrying tourists on an hour-long flyby of Backing Everest crashed in Nepal on Sunday. The flying was portion of an "Everest See" bundle offered by Buddha Air and carried 16 passengers and 3 crowd, all of whom were killed when the planer crashed into a hillside in Bisankunarayan hamlet, equitable transactions ahead it was scheduled to commonwealth at Kathmandu's outside drome. The Beechcraft 1900D successfully accomplished its flying approximately Setting Everest but confused link with air dealings ascendence in heavy fog Read more [...]
Lindsey Vonn underwent operation to fix her secondment ACL snag in less than a class. Famous doc James Andrews (he of RG3's stifle) carried out the performance on the skier's veracious genu.Vonn's clique released a affirmation locution that the ACL reconstruction was wholly successful and that Andrews expects her to retrieve yet for future class's Mankind Championships in Vail, Colorado.The beginning trauma occurred in February of 2013 during the Earth Cup serial. Vonn was scarce 0.12 seconds butt eventual victor Tina Tangle when she crashed, lacrimation her ACL, MCL, and wretched a tibial shift.She Read more [...]
Away Cartridge, November 1994Expeditions: Norman's Subjugation, Share DeuxBy Lavatory GalvinThis clip finish yr, Norman Vaughan, the huggable 88-year-old gelid adventurer, was on his way to Antarctica on an dispatch to mush respective century miles then rise Ride Vaughan, the 10,302-foot summit named abaft him. His plans were scuttled subsequently a DC-6 carrying squad members, dogs, and sleds crashed into the ice ix miles shy of the airstrip. One someone Read more [...]
Train crash in which there were more than 1,300 recruits, was not far from Cairo last night. As a result of the disaster killed 19 people, about 120 soldiers were wounded. The incident occurred last night at the station Al Badrashin around Giza. According to recent reports, 19 people were killed and 120 were injured. 35 people are in critical condition. According to the Ministry of Transport of Egypt, the last two cars spetssostava route from the province of Asyut in the Army distribution center in Cairo, get off the train derailed and crashed into the standing on adjacent routes freight Read more [...]
Increased to 85 the number of victims in the crash of a ferry in New York. It is reported by CNN, with reference to the U.S. Coast Guard. In this case, one wounded are in critical condition. Most of the victims head and neck injuries. Recall ship Sea Streak Ferry, which came from New Jersey, crashed into a pier in Lower Manhattan and was damaged. At the scene emergency services work. Also arrived on New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg. Only by ferry, according to updated figures were 326 passengers and five crew members. The reason PE is not known. By some estimates, before the accident, Read more [...]
A Nepal Airlines airplane crashed on Sunday during a flying from Pokhara to Jumia in westerly Nepal. The pocket-size aeroplane was carrying generally Nepali passengers and one Dane when it crashed into a hillside. All 18 mass aboard were killed.Nepal is no unknown to pestilent airmanship accidents. Since the get-go sheet landed in the state in 1949, thither birth been more 70 flat and whirlybird accidents, sidesplitting more 700 multitude, according to reports from BBC Word.This Sunday, officials damned the clang of the Canadian-made Pair Otter aeroplane on inclemency. When the aircraft Read more [...]
The Marine was killed and four people were injured in a helicopter crash Colombian Navy, who on Sunday had fallen into the waters of the Pacific Ocean near the border with Ecuador, according to Mexican media. Helicopter Bell 212 is delivered to the hospital one of the soldiers with an attack of appendicitis, when for unknown reasons, lost altitude and crashed into the ocean about one nautical mile from the coast. All on board were five. Four of the victims picked up the coast guard, they are hospitalized. At the scene, the commission directed the Navy to examine the circumstances of the incident. Read more [...]
In the U.S. state of Florida light plane crashed on a private dwelling house. According to local authorities, killing three people - a pilot and two passengers on board. The incident occurred in the coastal town of Palm Coast. The pilot, flying to Tennessee, told dispatchers about technical fault on board and changed course in Palm Coast for emergency landing, but the flight to the runway the aircraft failed, ITAR-TASS reported. He fell in a residential area about a mile from the airport. According to witnesses of the tragedy, the aircraft crashed into the roof of the one-story house, broke Read more [...]
A small plane crashed on Saturday in the French city of Grenoble airport, all five people on board were killed, reports AFP citing local police.A small plane crashed on Saturday in the French city of Grenoble airport, all five people on board were killed, reports AFP citing local police.
"(The board) had five passengers. Five people were killed," - leads the agency source said.
As reported by Associated Press, citing local authorities, all five of those killed in the plane crash were members of the same family and flew to Morocco.
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Helicopter rescue team crashed into the sea near the famous beach in Rio de Janeiro Copacabana. The helicopter flew to the aid of a drowning man. Video shot on camera Brazilian tourist who was one of hundreds of witnesses dramatic incident. No one was hurt as a result of the helicopter crash. According to BBC, the aircraft owned by the rescuers flew to the aid of a drowning man. However, to help rescuers soon had himself: helicopter banked sharply forward and crashed into the water.
Rescuers managed to get out, stay on the water and not to drown a man for whom they were flying start.
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Authority of the Indian state of Orissa in the east reported that five elephants died due to the fact that in the herd, which passes the railway, the train crashed.
The train was also damaged, and it took several hours to clear the road.
Representatives of Forestry insist that warned railroad that in this area migrate elephants.
In India, dozens of elephants are killed every year, despite the speed limit for trains and other attempts to solve the problem.
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The Mi-8 Interior Ministry of Ukraine crashed today at the airport in Alexandria, Kirovograd region. As the press service of the Ukrainian Interior Ministry, killing five people.
After climbing helicopter for unknown reasons began to decline and collided with the ground. Killing three crew members and two professional ground support aircraft.
On-site emergency works investigative team. A special commission headed by Deputy Interior Minister Viktor Ratushniak.
Today, it is the second plane crash in the near abroad. Earlier it was reported that in the south of Kazakhstan crashed military transport Read more [...]
Fighter Air Force Sudan on Wednesday crashed, coming in to land at the airport in the capital of North Kordofan El Obeid, the pilot was killed, according to a press statement released by the Sudanese army.
"As a result of technical problems fighter that was landing at the airport in the city of El Obeid after their military missions, and burned down, causing the death of its commander Mohammed Ahmed Ibrahim," - said in a statement. The Ministry of Defence of the Sudan said that will form a special commission to investigate the causes of the crash.
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Medical Service helicopter crashed in northern U.S. state of Illinois, killing three people, said on Tuesday the Associated Press referring to the Federal Aviation Administration United States. A helicopter belonging to the hospital Rockford Memorial Hospital, fell on agricultural field near the border with the State of Wisconsin. On board the helicopter, which took off on Tuesday night from the city of Rockford, was a pilot and two nurses. They died on the spot. The causes of the helicopter crash have not been established. The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating the incident. Read more [...]
Military aircraft crashed today in South Africa, on board, according to some reports, there were 11 people. The plane took off from the air base at Pretoria in the province of KwaZulu-Natal, and disappeared from radar screens.
Wreckage was found this morning in the town of Ladysmith, said the representative of the armed forces of South Africa Ksolani Mabanga. He declined to give any details, "that was not speculation."
Meanwhile, Radio Algoa unnamed source sends word that it was an improved version of the American short-range transport aircraft Douglas DC-3, which was produced in the Read more [...]