Two teenage girls and driver, 21, killed after car hit tree ‘while overtaking at 90mph’

One friend, who was laying flowers at the scene, said: “I know Lucy who died and Nathan who was in the passenger seat.

“Nathan is hospital in Birmingham with a bleed on his brain. He’s having surgery because he’s also got a damaged spine.

“He [Josh] was going over 90mph and coming up behind another car. He overtook it and as he swerved back into the lane he lost control and went into the tree.

“I’m not sure why they were going that fast. I haven’t a clue. Some say there was an undercover police officer at the scene or there was another car behind that was trying to race them.”

The friend added: “Lucy never hurt anyone. She was a lovely girl. She had started a new job and was sorting her life out, but now she’s lost it.

“She had done accounting at college and started an apprenticeship.

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Trial opens for Bexar deputy who killed man after car crash


A motorist shot to death in 2013 by an off-duty Bexar County sheriff’s deputy had been heatedly arguing with his wife via text-messaging shortly before the fatal encounter, a defense attorney

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Several hundred attend vigil for Brandon teen killed in auto crash

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Several hundred people attended a vigil Sunday night in honor of Brandon Valley High School student Noah Kimball. Kimball, 14, was killed in a rollover accident on Sept. 22 near East Madison Street and Veterans Parkway.

The event at Celebrate Community Church in Brandon Sunday night. Pastor John Semchenko delivered a brief message to open the event before a series of photos on a big screen rotated to corresponding music. Many Brandon Valley High School students were in the attendance that spilled outside the sanctuary and into the church lobby.

Kimball’s classmate, Faith Carson, held a poster that was signed with messages to Kimball by family and

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Patriots teammates support RB after father is killed

Mark Daniels, Providence Journal
Published 2:01 a.m. ET Sept. 21, 2020 | Updated 2:02 a.m. ET Sept. 21, 2020

The New England Patriots played with heavy hearts in Seattle.

On Sunday evening, the Miami-Dade Police Department announced that Tyrone White, the father of Patriots running back James White, was killed in a car crash on Sunday afternoon in Cooper City, Florida. His wife and James White’s mother, Lisa White, was also in the crash and later airlifted to a hospital.

The Patriots running back was inactive for the Patriots’ loss to the Seattle Seahawks, and it was clear he was on the mind of all his teammates.

“It’s hard to really put into words,” special teams standout Matthew Slater said. “We all have mothers and fathers. To lose a mother or father is never easy. For a tragedy like that to hit the way it did, it hit us all

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Three Somali special forces killed, U.S. officer wounded in car bomb, Somali official says

GAROWE, Somalia (Reuters) – Three Somali special forces soldiers were killed and a U.S. officer was seriously wounded in a car bomb on Monday outside the force’s base in the country’s south, a regional Somali government official said.

Al Qaeda-linked al Shabaab said they were behind the attack and put the number of dead at 20.

A Somali soldier was also wounded in the attack in Jana Cabdalle village, some 60 km (37 miles) from the port city of Kismayu, which is also Jubbaland region’s capital.

“Two soldiers of Danab (special) forces died and two others were wounded. A U.S. officer was seriously wounded,” Mohamed Ahmed Sabriye, director of communications of Jubbaland state palace told Reuters by phone.

He later said one of the wounded Danab force soldiers had subsequently died.

He said the suicide car bomb had exploded outside the special forces base.

U.S. Africa Command spokesman Air Force

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