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Seventeen people were killed on Thursday night when a Ride the Ducks duck boat capsized during a severe storm over the Table Rock Lake in Branson, Missouri. Among them were a hero grandmother, a 'community legend' football coach and a recently baptized 15-year-old boy. Nine members of one family were also killed, with another two managing to survive 46

July 17, 2018 8:33 AM British woman impaled by umbrella on windy US beach

The aluminium umbrella pierced her right ankle and was completely driven through because of the "force of the wind". Margaret Reynolds, 67, was on a beach at Seaside Heights in Ocean County, New Jersey, when the freak accident happened on Monday afternoon, with police and fire crews both called to the scene. The Asbury Park Press reported that the umbrella 34

July 16, 2018 2:16 AM Former NHL player Ray Emery dies aged 35 after swimming accident in Lake Ontario

FORMER NHL player Ray Emery died on Sunday following a swimming accident in Hamilton Ontario, which launched a search and rescue operation by Hamilton Police after the former player went missing. Mr Emery was reported missing at 6am local time on Sunday morning after going swimming with friends at the Royal Hamilton Yacht Club. Police Inspector Marty 53

July 13, 2018 3:34 AM Tom Cruise sends message of support to George Clooney after motorbike accident

Tom Cruise has sent a message of support to his fellow A-lister George Clooney following the former ER star’s motorcycle accident. Clooney, 57, was taken to hospital after he was hit by a car in Sardinia, Italy, on Tuesday. He was later released and is expected to make a full recovery. Speaking to Access at the world premiere of Mission: Impossible – Fallout 50

July 12, 2018 1:14 PM Joseph Lungu in hospital after freak accident when mother's car rolls over his leg in Wordsworth Close, Chatham

A father has told of the shocking moment a boy's mother realised he was injured in a freak accident. Samuel Lungu's son Joseph, four, was miraculously saved by his mother as she realised she couldn't stop the car after parking it on their driveway in Wordsworth Close, Walderslade, yesterday after as shopping trip. Her three children had been getting 156

July 10, 2018 4:48 PM A car rolled down a hill and hit two people and a wall in Cliffe Road, Strood

A car rolled down a hill and crashed injured two people and hit a wall after its handbrake failed. Firefighters and ambulance crews were called out to Berber Road at its junction with Cliffe Road, Strood, after a driver and another person were hurt. Firefighters called to the scene administered first aid to the two people until ambulance crews arrived 35

July 10, 2018 12:41 PM Woman in wheelchair and man hurt in collision with car, Townwall Street, Dover

They had been hurt in a collision with a car at Townwall Street, Dover, last night. A Kent Police spokesman said: "Police were called to Townwall Street at 10pm. "It is reported the incident involved a man pushing a woman in a wheelchair and a car. "South East Coast Ambulance Service was called to the scene to treat them. "The woman is reported to have suffered 30

July 10, 2018 8:40 AM George Clooney 'injured in car accident in Italy after his scooter collides with truck'

GEORGE CLOONEY has been injured in a car accident in Sardinia, Italy, according to reports. The Hollywood actor was riding his bike along a road in Costa Corallina in Sardinia when he collided with a car, reports Italian publication, TGR Rai Sardegna. It is thought George has been taken to the emergency room at John Paul II hospital, but the injuries 45

July 3, 2018 12:36 PM Thanet Way: Two injured in car crash on A299 between Herne Bay and Whitstable

One lane of the A299 Thanet Way is closed while emergency crews deal with a crash involving a single car. Two people – a driver and a passenger – are believed to have been injured in the accident, in which a Vauxhall Mokka left the coastbound carriageway between Herne Bay and Whitstable. Police, fire and South East Coast Ambulance Service crews were scrambled 33

July 1, 2018 2:31 PM Shocking moment BMW driver, 23, drives at moped rider head-on in spat over his girlfriend

An angry BMW driver swerved into the path of an oncoming moped rider leaving him with horrific injuries because of bad blood between the two over an ex-girlfriend. John Boyle-Matcham, 23, steered his father's car into the path of Jamie Clarke's Gilera Runner 125 scooter in Watford last year sending him flying through the air. Boyle-Matcham was jailed 36