Disasters and Accidents

Police in Missouri say Dolores “Dolo” Boschert was "all by herself” at the time of the “unfortunate accident.”
Preliminary figures released Tuesday by the agency show that 42,915 people died in traffic crashes last year, up from 38,824 in 2020.
Dozens of miners are presumed dead after a devastating methane explosion filled the mine with toxic fumes.
It’s unclear why the bus veered off the road, troopers said.
LyondellBasell said it was working closely with responders to confirm all employees were accounted for.
One of the missing is a University of Chicago student in town to attend the funeral of a friend who died of COVID-19.
At least 70 people were also injured in the incident.
Bystanders carried bodies and laid them out on the ground near the site.
At least two people died and a horse was injured in the blast near Los Angeles.
The president directed federal agencies to assist in recovery as Texans struggle with frigid temperatures and widespread power and water outages.