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NTSB wants all new vehicles to check drivers for alcohol use

The National Transportation Safety Board is recommending that all new vehicles in the U.S. be equipped with blood alcohol monitoring systems that can stop an intoxicated person from driving. The recommendation, if enacted by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, could reduce the number...

‘Smash’ star Megan Hilty’s pregnant sister IDed among plane crash victims

“Smash” star Megan Hilty’s pregnant sister, her winemaker brother-in-law and the couple’s young child have been identified among the 10 people who were killed when a floatplane crashed outside Seattle on Sunday. The US Coast Guard on Tuesday released the names of all...

Pilot who leapt to death ‘upset’ after botched landing attempt moments before jump

The young co-pilot who mysteriously jumped from a small aircraft in North Carolina to his death last month was upset about damaging the plane in a botched landing attempt, officials revealed. Charles Hews Crooks, 23, was “visibly upset” after the 1983 CASA C-212 Aviocar...

Southwest flight attendant breaks back during landing so rough she thought plane crashed

A Southwest Airlines flight attendant suffered a broken back during a landing that was so rough she believed the plane was crashing, according to federal safety investigators. The terrifying incident occurred on Southwest Flight 2029, as it was traveling from Oakland to John Wayne...

911 call reveals doomed North Carolina pilot jumped before emergency landing

A 911 call released Tuesday revealed that the co-pilot who mysteriously vanished mid-air in North Carolina had “jumped” out of the aircraft. Two Federal Aviation Administration employees could be heard saying that Charley Hew Crooks’ co-pilot reported that he leaped out of the damaged...

DNA tests show child was not driving pickup in fatal Texas crash: NTSB

The driver of a pickup truck behind a deadly, head-on collision in March with a van carrying eight college golf teammates and their coach was a 38-year-old man, not his 13-year-old son as previously reported, federal investigators said Thursday. DNA results confirmed that 38-year-old dad...
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