File photo of an ambulance. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Troopers Investigating Fatal Crash in Loudoun County

Virginia State Police are investigating a fatal motorcycle crash in Loudoun County that claimed the life of a 19-year-old man.


In this picture taken on March 16, 2015 US Secretary of State John Kerry rides his bike during a break in Lausanne.  According to an official spokesperson, US Secretary of State John Kerry was taken to hospital after having sustained suspected leg injuries during a cycling accident near Scionzier, France on May 31, 2015. He was transported via medical helicopter to the Geneva University Hospital (HUG), where he is currently being evaluated. AFP PHOTO / FABRICE COFFRINI        (Photo credit should read FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP/Getty Images)

Kerry Breaks Leg in Bike Crash; Ends Overseas Trip Early

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry broke his leg in bike crash Sunday, apparently after hitting a curb, and scrapped the rest of a four-nation trip that included an international conference on combating the Islamic State group.



1 Dead After Crash in Prince George’s County

Police say one person was killed and another person was injured after two cars collided in Accokeek.



7-Year-Old Killed, 5 Injured in Motorcycle Crash

Police say a child is dead and others injured in a crash involving a motorcycle and pedestrians in Prince George’s County.


Amtrak Train Derailment

Feds Trying to Determine if Amtrak Engineer Was Using Phone

Investigators are combing through phone records, locomotive data, radio transmissions and surveillance video to determine if the engineer in last week’s deadly Amtrak derailment was using his cellphone while at the controls, federal authorities said Wednesday.


Car strikes pole

Woman Injured, Md. Road Closed After Car Strikes Pole

One woman is seriously injured after her car veered off the road and struck a telephone pole on Tuckerman Lane in Montgomery County Tuesday afternoon.


Amtrak Train Derailment

Amtrak Latest: Lawsuits Filed After Fatal Derailment

Federal investigators say they aren’t sure anything struck the windshield of an Amtrak train involved in last week’s deadly derailment in Philadelphia.



3 Kids, 2 Adults Seriously Injured in Crash

Authorities says five people, including three children, have been injured in a crash along Suitland Parkway.


Rescuers work around derailed carriages of an Amtrak train in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on May 13, 2015. Rescuers on May 13 combed through the mangled wreckage of a derailed train in Philadelphia after an accident that left at least six dead, as the difficult search for possible survivors continued. (Photo by JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Amtrak to Operate System That Might Have Prevented Crash

The deadly Amtrak derailment near Philadelphia appears to be yet another accident that didn’t have to happen.



1 Killed, 1 Injured; ICC Closed After Dump Truck Overturns

One person is in critical condition after a dump truck overturned on the Inter County Connector Wednesday afternoon.