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Niki Lauda Laid to Rest in Vienna as Thousands Pay Their Respects
Niki Lauda Laid to Rest in Vienna as Thousands Pay Their Respects

30 May 2019, 14:56 UTC / Niki Lauda, three time F1 World Champion, passed away on May 20, aged 70, "peacefully and with his family," as the official announcement read.

 
Teen Ejected, Killed in Single-Car Crash After Friends Lit Fireworks Inside Car
Teen Ejected, Killed in Single-Car Crash After Friends Lit Fireworks Inside Car

28 May 2019, 14:02 UTC / Idaho State Police is investigating the possibility that 4 teens driving around in Kellogg were lighting fireworks inside the vehicle, causing the crash

 
Two Men Die Trying to Jump Drawbridge in Chevy Cruze
Two Men Die Trying to Jump Drawbridge in Chevy Cruze

28 May 2019, 11:07 UTC / Driver and passenger from Texas tried to jump over the ramp of a drawbridge on Lake Charles, Louisiana, landed at the bottom of the lake

 
4-Month Baby Girl Dies After Being Forgotten in Daycare Van for 5 Full Hours
4-Month Baby Girl Dies After Being Forgotten in Daycare Van for 5 Full Hours

24 May 2019, 12:07 UTC / Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office arrests co-owner of the daycare and van driver Darryl Ewing for child neglect, i.e. failing to log in the missing child

 
Formula 1 Legend Niki Lauda Dies at 70
Formula 1 Legend Niki Lauda Dies at 70

21 May 2019, 08:01 UTC / Three-time Formula 1 world champion Niki Lauda passed away peaceful and in the presence of his family on May 20 at the age of 70,

 
Tiger Woods Sued For Employee’s Fatal Drunk Driving Crash
Tiger Woods Sued For Employee’s Fatal Drunk Driving Crash

15 May 2019, 15:07 UTC / Nicholas Immesberger worked at Woods’ restaurant and got severely intoxicated before getting behind the wheel to drive home. He was an alcoholic

 
Oklahoma Man Arrested For Roadtripping With Dead Wife in The Passenger Seat
Oklahoma Man Arrested For Roadtripping With Dead Wife in The Passenger Seat

15 May 2019, 13:25 UTC / Rodney Puckett told police he and his wife Linda were on a roadtrip when she died unexpectedly, so he placed her in the car and “continued to their destination”

 
Biker Dies in Crash After Failing to Put High-Heel, Diamante Boot on The Pedal
Biker Dies in Crash After Failing to Put High-Heel, Diamante Boot on The Pedal

9 May 2019, 11:29 UTC / Coroner issues warning after the death of a young female biker in Bournemouth, Dorset, UK: wear appropriate clothing, leave the glam at home

 
Child Dies in Hot Car as Father Leaves Him There While Working an Entire Shift
Child Dies in Hot Car as Father Leaves Him There While Working an Entire Shift

7 May 2019, 12:23 UTC / The father initially claimed he placed the boy in the car for a nap at midday, left him there for less than 3 hours; later admitted he’d left him for an entire

 
Mom Takes Son on Lime Scooter With Her, he Falls Off And is Run Over by Car
Mom Takes Son on Lime Scooter With Her, he Falls Off And is Run Over by Car

3 May 2019, 13:02 UTC / The mother was charged with child neglect and negligent homicide, and fled to Mexico when she found out about the charges, skipping the boy’s funeral

 
Car Owner Arrested For Murder After Alleged Car Thief Dies
Car Owner Arrested For Murder After Alleged Car Thief Dies

22 Apr 2019, 13:27 UTC / A Denver, Colorado man was taken into custody after the body of another male was found dead in a car in Aurora. The latter had tried to steal the former’s car

 
White Supremacist Gets Life in Prison For Running Down Black Teen With His Jeep
White Supremacist Gets Life in Prison For Running Down Black Teen With His Jeep

18 Apr 2019, 11:11 UTC / Russell Orlando Courtier drove his Jeep at and eventually mowed down a 19-year-old black man, will spend his life behind bars

 
Distracted Driver Kills Retired Teacher, is Forced by Judge to Visit Her Grave
Distracted Driver Kills Retired Teacher, is Forced by Judge to Visit Her Grave

17 Apr 2019, 11:53 UTC / Lori Hoefs, an experienced nurse, admitted to being on her phone when she failed to heed a stop sign and plowed her SUV into another car, killing one

 
Princess Diana Wouldn’t Have Died in Crash if She’d Worn a Seatbelt
Princess Diana Wouldn’t Have Died in Crash if She’d Worn a Seatbelt

8 Apr 2019, 14:04 UTC / Forensic pathologist Dr. Richard Shepherd says Diana’s injury was tiny and rare, and wouldn’t have killed her if it’d been in another place on her body

 
Woman Smashes Into House And Kills Mom, Asks For Driving Privileges Back
Woman Smashes Into House And Kills Mom, Asks For Driving Privileges Back

22 Mar 2019, 20:13 UTC / 27-year-old woman served only 8 months for aggravated vehicular homicide but is now asking a judge to let her behind the wheel again

 
Lightheaded Driver on The Whole30 Diet Hits And Kills Woman, Gets Sued
Lightheaded Driver on The Whole30 Diet Hits And Kills Woman, Gets Sued

12 Mar 2019, 13:39 UTC / The victim’s estate is seeking $3.6 million in damages from the driver, saying he caused the accident by driving even though he was not feeling well from dietin

 
Woman Supposedly Killed by Beggars Through Car Window Was Murdered by Husband
Woman Supposedly Killed by Beggars Through Car Window Was Murdered by Husband

5 Mar 2019, 13:15 UTC / Jacquelyn Smith was killed in Baltimore in December, when she stopped to give panhandlers money. Her husband and daughter have been arrested

 
Teen Kills Friend During “Horseplay” Incident With Car in Parking Lot
Teen Kills Friend During “Horseplay” Incident With Car in Parking Lot

5 Mar 2019, 10:33 UTC / Gary Reba meant to startle Anthony Noch by driving towards him, accidentally hit him with the car and he hit his head on the pavement, suffering a fatal injury

 
Baltimore Woman Killed After Opening Car Window to Give Money to Beggars
Baltimore Woman Killed After Opening Car Window to Give Money to Beggars

4 Dec 2018, 16:48 UTC / A woman with a sign that read “Please help me feed my baby” was standing on the side of the road, and Jacquelyn Smith thought she could help

 
Microsoft and Stratolaunch Founder Paul Allen Departs For The Heavens
Microsoft and Stratolaunch Founder Paul Allen Departs For The Heavens

16 Oct 2018, 09:02 UTC / Paul Allen, co-founder of Microsoft and founder of Stratolaunch and Vulcan Aerospace dead at age 65 after a short battle with cancer.