Toyota Widens Airbag Recall

Toyota said today it’s adding 247,000 vehicles to a previous recall for potentially deadly airbags supplied by Takata, and warning owners not to use the front passenger seat until the cars are repaired. The new action brings to 16 million worldwi…

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Former Officer Charged with Workers’ Comp Fraud

A former New London police officer was arrested today and charged with fraudulently collecting more than $50,000 in workers’ compensation benefits. David McElroy, 55, of 63 Hayward Ave., Colchester, was arrested by inspectors from the Office of t…

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Fire Damages Multiple New Jersey Apartments

Firefighters battled a fire at the Somers Point Apartments in Atlantic County early Monday. It broke out before 5:00 a.m. Monday at the facility in the unit block of Mays Landing Road. Fire officials tell Action News the multi-alarm fire caused a parti…

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Jackknifed Semi Shuts Down Pennsylvania Turnpike

The Pennsylvania Turnpike has reopened after a jackknifed tractor trailer caused a portion of the highway in Bensalem, Bucks County to close on Thursday. The accident occurred around 10:50 a.m. The cab of the tractor trailer was partially hanging off t…

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Truck Overturns After Hitting Horses on Highway

The bodies of two dead horses — killed when a tractor trailer slammed into them on a Delaware highway — caused another vehicle to overturn early Saturday morning, injuring two people. A 2004 Nissan pick-up truck swerved to avoid the horses, which wer…

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Tree Crane Flips, Smashing Vehicles and Home

A heavy duty tree removal crane tipped over Sunday afternoon in Largo, smashing vehicles, a trailer and a home But there were no injuries. According to the Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office, deputies responded to the home of 50-year-old Melinda Jen…

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Passengers File Lawsuit over Megabus Accident

Four Chicago residents involved in the Megabus crash early Tuesday morning that sent dozens of riders to area hospitals for treatment have filed a lawsuit against the bus company for negligence, according to court documents. Bridgette Humbert, Creighto…

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Volkswagen Recalling 1.1 million Cars over Suspension Issue

German automaker Volkswagen AG (VOWG_p.DE) said it is recalling more than 1.1 million cars in North America and China to correct a potential problem with rear suspension parts. VW said it had received no reports of accidents or injuries relating to the…

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NWS Releases Final Damage Survey, Confirms 5 Twisters

The National Weather Service in Shreveport has officially concluded its damage survey for southwest Arkansas, northeast Texas, and north Louisiana, confirming five separate tornados in the area on Monday.According to the NWS final report released Satur…

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Oklahoma Driver Injured by Piece of Crumbling Bridge

The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says a driver was seriously injured when a piece of concrete crumbled off of a bridge, smashed through her windshield and struck her in the head. Troopers say 37-year-old Shannon Durham of Collinsville was driving on U.S. Ro…

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