Wednesday, July 23 2014 10:33 PM EDT2014-07-24 02:33:46 GMT
Passengers aboard a Megabus were stuck in Fort Deposit on Wednesday after the bus suffered a mechanical issue and the driver became ill. A spokesperson for Megabus told WSFA 12 News that the bus was headingMore >>
Passengers aboard a Megabus were stuck in Fort Deposit on Wednesday after the bus suffered a mechanical issue and the driver became ill.More >>
Family members of victims of a plane crash were flying to the small Taiwanese island on Thursday where the plane had unsuccessfully attempted to land in stormy weather, killing 48. There were 10 survivors, and authorities...More >>
Wednesday, July 23 2014 9:43 PM EDT2014-07-24 01:43:00 GMT
Autauga County authorities say a meth operation was busted and three people were arrested thanks to an anonymous tip. Billy Ray Kizziah, 21, of Deatsville, Joe Davis Henderson, 22, of Marbury, and KimberlyMore >>
Autauga County authorities say a meth operation was busted and three people were arrested thanks to an anonymous tip.More >>
Wednesday, July 23 2014 9:24 PM EDT2014-07-24 01:24:41 GMT
The U.S. Supreme Court cleared the way for Arizona to carry out its third execution in the past year Wednesday following a closely watched First Amendment fight over the secrecy surrounding lethal injection drugs.More >>
A condemned Arizona inmate gasped and snorted for more than an hour and a half during his execution Wednesday before he died in an episode sure to add to the scrutiny surrounding the death penalty in the U.S.More >>
During the four-day Fourth of July holiday travel period, Alabama State
Troopers investigated 434 traffic crashes, resulting in 154 injuries and four
fatal crashes occurred in Randolph, Lee (1, 2), Chilton and Montgomery counties during
the holiday travel period, which was from 12:01 a.m. Thursday, July 4, to
midnight Sunday, July 7.
It is unknown at this time whether alcohol was a
factor in any of the crashes.
were available in all four of the vehicles involved in the deadly crashes, but
only one of the individuals killed was using a seat belt.
this year's Fourth of July safety period, troopers issued 2,126 citations for
speeding and 607 citations for seat belt/child restraint violations, made 59
DUI arrests and assisted 299 motorists.
this time, statistics on fatal crashes from other law enforcement agencies
across the state are not available. Those numbers will be available once all
activity has been reported.
INFORMATION SOURCE: Alabama Dept. of Public Safety
12 East Delano Avenue
Montgomery, AL 36105