Tag: death

Eighth child death from fallen IKEA dresser prompts recall reminder

Image License Photo: U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission / IKEA 21 NOV 17 18:31 ET By Debra Goldschmidt, CNN (CNN) — Amid reports of another child death, IKEA is reminding customers who purchased some of its dressers that they need to be fastened to the wall or they may tip and fall. The reminder is part of the company’s reannouncement of a 2016 recall of many of its dressers and chests following reports of injuries and deaths of children. There have been 186 reports of Malm dressers tipping; 91 of them resulted in injuries. In addition, there have been...

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Two dead in a single vehicle accident Friday morning in San Benito

In San Benito two people are dead after the driver lost control of their car and crashed. According to authorities, the vehicle to flip over several times on Highway 510. The driver was declared dead at the scene while one of the two passengers died hours later in a hospital and a third passenger continues hospitalized in critical condition.  Authorities speculate that alcohol could have been a factor in this fatal...

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Mom, daughter die in fire after little girl tries to save puppies

Image License Photo: Pixabay 17 NOV 17 10:33 ET By KPTV Digital Team Click here for updates on this story Amity, Oregon (KPTV) — An Oregon mother chased after her daughter when the young girl ran back inside their burning motor home to save a litter of puppies from a fire. Honey Cosgrove, 37, and Nevaeh Applegate, 8, never made it back to safety. Cosgrove had put her five children to sleep on Tuesday when a fire broke out a short time later, according to Yamhill County authorities. She and her husband reportedly tried to put out the blaze...

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Olympic runner found dead in Scottsdale condo complex swimming pool

29 AUG 17 14:31 ET By Catherine Holland Click here for updates on this story Scottsdale, AZ (KTVK) — An Olympic runner who was training in Scottsdale was found at the bottom of a community swimming pool at a condo complex Monday morning. David Torrence, 31, was from Malibu, CA. Staffers at the Center Court Condominiums, which is northeast of Thomas and Scottsdale roads, found Torrence at about 7:30 a.m. and immediately called 911. “Firefighters removed the male subject from the pool and he was pronounced deceased,” according to Sgt. Ben Hoster of the Scottsdale Police Department. “Detectives learned...

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