Cory Lucero has been arrested after a bicycle accident in the Albuquerque, New Mexico area. It happened on Sunday, September 14, 2014. The time was around 7 in the evening.
Lucero allegedly struck the cyclist near the intersection of Highway 528 and Coors Bypass.
Lucero allegedly fled the scene after the collision with the bike.
Note that the victim had not yet been identified at the time of this post. But it was a man who appeared to be in his late 20s.
Lucero is 22. He is charged with vehicular homicide. Police suspect that Lucero was drunk. A witness reported his license plate number, which is how he was found.
Sunday, September 14, 2014
Tyrus Johnston, a 17-year-old teenager, was killed in this crash.
7 other teens were involved in this one-vehicle pickup accident. An undetermined number of them were in the bed of the pickup truck, which crashed in Supply, North Carolina. It was about 2 in the morning. The location was Holden Beach Road.
Here is a list of the seven injured teens:
1. Joshua Coleman was the driver. He is 17.
2. Raekwon Brooks is 15.
3. Megan Brown is 15.
4. Anthony Groves is 17.
5. Teala Moss is 14.
6. Winston Stothart is 15.
7. Selena Utter is 16. According to WWAY, Selena’s parents said she suffered paralysis.
It is not clear yet how seriously all the other victims were hurt.
Coleman somehow lost control of the truck, and it went off the road. Drunk driving is not suspected. The cause has not been determined.
Saturday, September 13, 2014
This Honda Civic car accident was in Lake Elsinore, Riverside County, California. It happened at almost 2 in the morning, at the intersection of Alberhill Ranch Road and Lake Street.
The man who died was a passenger. Anthony Borrego was 40 and lived in Lake Elsinore. He died at the scene of the crash.
The driver of the Civic lost control, traveled off of the road, and hit a sign and some traffic signal equipment.
The driver was injured, but the exact severity of the injuries was not reported. This person has not yet been identified. There was no word yet on the speed of the car. But drunk driving is not suspected.
The Riverside County Sheriff’s Office is investigating.
DailySoCal.com (video not included)
Bareket Haile has been killed in a pedestrian accident in Washington, D.C. It was in the northwest part of the city. The street was Georgia Avenue.
This incident was at about 3:15 in the morning, on Sunday, September 14, 2014.
Details of exactly what happened are not known yet. However, one of the big parts of this now is that the driver took off from the accident scene. So this is a suspected hit-and-run accident that could potentially result in criminal charges.
There is no description for the driver. But the vehicle is believed to be a dark-colored Chrysler 4-door sedan car
Haile was 26 years old and lived in NE Washington, D.C.
WTOP (no video or photos)
Sunday, September 14, 2014
This was a pedestrian accident in Wheeling, Illinois. The victim was struck and killed by a police car. The car belongs to the local Wheeling police. The name of the cop was not released yet.
The crash was on McHenry Road, close to Cedar Run Drive. It happened at about 6 in the morning.
The pedestrian who was killed is Fredi Morales. Fredi was 20 and lived in Des Plaines.
About the only detail released so far is that the police officer was on duty when he struck Morales. It was not stated yet whether he was responding to a call, where Morales was standing or walking, how fast the cop was traveling, who had the right of way, etc.
James Sloan, 50 and from Burleson, has been killed in a motorcycle crash in the southern part of Tarrant County, Texas. This was on Sunday, September 14, 2014. It was about 2 in the morning. There were no injured passengers or other vehicles involved.
Sloan was operating the motorcycle. He had somehow lost control. The bike went off the road and hit a culvert made of concrete. Sloan was then separated from the motorcycle.
Sloan’s wreck was in the 2900 block of FM 1187. The victim was pronounced dead at John Peter Smith Hospital, about 1.5 hours after the incident.
Deputies with the Sheriff’s Office investigated this crash.
Fort Worth Star Telegram (no photo or video uploads)
This crash was on Saturday, September 13, 2014. It was in Lancaster, Ohio.
James E. Lowe Jr, 63 and from Lancaster, was killed in the accident. He died at Fairfield Medical Center. 7-year-old Hailey N. Derbyshire was critically injured and airlifted to Nationwide Children’s Hospital.
A man has been charged with driving under the influence in relation to this wreck. Devin Downour is 20 and from Rushville, Ohio.
Allie E. Wright and Forrest Longstreth sustained minor injuries. Both are from Lancaster. Wright is 20, and Longstreth is also 20.
Lowe and granddaughter Derbyshire were on a motorcycle. Downour allegedly ran a red light in his Toyota Corolla and struck the bike and also hit the Cruze driven by Wright. This was at the intersection of Ewing Street and East Main Street.
Columbus Dispatch (no video or pictures available)
Granbury’s Charles Ives has been killed in a motorcycle accident in Grapevine, Tarrant County, Texas. It was on Saturday morning, September 13, 2014. The time was a little before 8:30. Ives was 61 years old.
Ives was on Texas 114 when the crash occurred.
After the wreck, Ives was taken to Baylor Regional Medical Center, which is where he died.
Police say that Ives was traveling along and struck a disabled vehicle. It is not known why he did not see the vehicle in time to change lanes and avoid a collision. But a second motorcycle also crashed. It was not stated whether Ives with riding with these other bikers. The operator and passenger, who were not identified, sustained unspecified injuries. They were transported to Parkland Memorial Hospital.
Fort Worth Star-Telegram (video not included)
Nicole Popa is the woman who died in this crash. She was 24 years old. Popa lived in Caledonia.
The accident was in Clam Lake Township, which is in Wexford County, Michigan. It was on M-115.
Popa was a passenger in a car, and they say she was sleeping. A man driving the car apparently lost control when passing a second vehicle and then collided with a semi truck. This occurred at about 5 in the morning, on Saturday, September 13, 2014.
This man who was driving the car occupied by Popa fled the scene. But he was found and arrested. Police suspect he was either drunk or high on something. The man sustained minor injuries. There were no injured victims from the semi truck.
CBS Detroit (video not included)
Janetta-Marie Niesha Godbolt and Arthur L. Godbolt Jr have been killed in this one-car accident. It was on the Kansas Turnpike, close to Topeka. The date was Saturday, September 13, 2014.
Janetta-Marie was 22 years old. Arthur was 20. There were 3 injured victims, and all of them were in the same vehicle as the Godbolts. Although they were all sent to the hospital, their medical statuses were not yet known.
The victims were in a Chevy Villager. The vehicle rolled over when the driver was allegedly going too fast while trying to get off the Turnpike. It is also believed that none of the victims was wearing a seat belt.
Note: KSN did not identify who the driver was when this crash took place.
Note: The vehicle was traveling from Omaha, Nebraska. But it was not specifically reported yet whether the victims lived in Omaha.
KSN (no video or pictures provided)