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Prince Philip unharmed after traffic accident, two injured

Prince Philip unharmed after traffic accident, two injuredQueen Elizabeth II’s 97-year-old husband Prince Philip emerged unscathed after a vehicle he was driving was involved in a traffic accident that injured two people on Thursday, according to Buckingham Palace and police. A palace spokeswoman told AFP that the duke was driving near the monarch’s Sandringham Estate when the crash occurred but declined to confirm that it overturned in the incident. “The Duke of Edinburgh was involved in a road traffic accident with another vehicle this afternoon,” the palace said in a statement.



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Man killed in helicopter accident at Tampa Bay area airport.

Man killed in helicopter accident at Tampa Bay area airport.Aerial footage of Brooksville-Tampa Bay Regional Airport where officials investigate the scene of the accident.



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Death toll rises to eight in Danish train accident

Death toll rises to eight in Danish train accidentThe death toll from a train accident in Denmark, when a truck trailer appeared to blow off a cargo train in strong winds and hit a passenger train, has risen from six to eight, police said Thursday. Investigators said Wednesday the passenger train appeared to have struck an empty truck trailer that had blown off a cargo train travelling in the opposite direction on a different track. Debris could be seen lying across the front of the passenger train.



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Deadly accident reported on I-70 as blizzard blasts north-central US

Deadly accident reported on I-70 as blizzard blasts north-central USAt least one fatality has been reported as a major snowstorm continues to whip the northern Plains and Upper Midwest.



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Bear spray accident at Amazon warehouse shines light on safety record

Bear spray accident at Amazon warehouse shines light on safety recordAmazon has come under increasing scrutiny for what a watchdog group says is a poor safety record.



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Lion Air jet in another accident, a week after deadly crash

Lion Air jet in another accident, a week after deadly crashA Lion Air passenger jet has been involved in another accident — just a week after a plane from the Indonesian airline crashed with the loss of all 189 people on board. The plane’s left wing was visibly damaged, forcing all passengers to disembark. Lion Air spokesman Danang Prihantoro said all 143 passengers and seven crew were safe.



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Captain of duck boat that killed 17 in July accident indicted

Captain of duck boat that killed 17 in July accident indictedKenneth Scott McKee was indicted Thursday in connection with the duck boat sinking that killed 17 people, including nine members of one family.



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Costa Rica Rafting Accident Leaves 5 Dead, Including 4 American Bachelor Party Attendees

Costa Rica Rafting Accident Leaves 5 Dead, Including 4 American Bachelor Party AttendeesA white-water rafting excursion in Costa Rica turned deadly on Saturday when



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4 Americans among 5 dead in Costa Rica rafting accident

4 Americans among 5 dead in Costa Rica rafting accidentSAN JOSE, Costa Rica (AP) — Four American tourists and a Costa Rican guide were killed in a weekend rafting accident in the Central American country, authorities said Sunday.



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India's Punjab state chief minister says train accident killed 59

India's Punjab state chief minister says train accident killed 59India’s northern state of Punjab’s chief minister said 59 people were killed and 57 injured in a railway accident on Friday in which a train ran over scores of people gathered on the railway tracks for a festival in the city of Amritsar. Declining to comment on the likely reasons behind the accident, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh told reporters on Saturday that an official inquiry into the accident was underway and was expected to be completed within four weeks. A large crowd had formed near the tracks on the city’s fringe for the burning of effigies as part of a major Hindu festival on Friday when the train sped through the gathering in darkness, officials and witnesses said.



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