A Tampa woman encountered a man with a serious case of road rage. The man began tailgating the woman for a few minutes before passing her and shooting the bird at her. But the road was slick from a recent rain, and the jerk lost control of his truck and careened off the roadway into a ditch. The woman filmed the entire scene on her cell phone and uploaded the video to the Internet. The video went viral, gaining over 6 million views on YouTube. But viewers accused her of instigating the tailgater by tapping her brakes and speeding up so he couldn’t pass her. The woman denied the accusations.
A pregnant South Carolina woman will be charged with 3 counts of attempted murder, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports.
Ebony Wilkerson, 32, drove her family’s minivan into the ocean off Daytona Beach, Florida on Tuesday. Witnesses said Wilkerson rolled up the windows and told bystanders everything was fine. But her 3 children told a different story. The frantic children rolled a window down and told bystanders their mother was trying to kill them.
“She told them to close their eyes and go to sleep. She was trying to take them to a better place,” Volusia County Sheriff Ben Johnson said. He said Wilkerson denied wanting to harm her children — ages 10, 9, and 3.
A California teen was arrested for allegedly stealing the T-top roof panel off the Porsche Carrera GT that actor Paul Walker was a passenger in when he died last weekend.
Jameson Witty, 18, was taken into custody after he posted a photo showing off his macabre souvenir on his Instagram and Twitter accounts.
The entertainment world was shaken to its core by the news of the tragic death of ‘Fast & Furious’ franchise star Paul Walker over the weekend.
The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department says excessive speed was a factor in the death of Walker, 40, and his financial adviser, Roger Rodas, 38.
Rodas was at the wheel of a 2005 Porsche Carrera GT when it hit a light pole and wrapped itself around a tree near the site of a fundraiser that Walker attended on Saturday in Valencia, CA.
Emergency responders found the mens’ bodies nearly incinerated inside the mangled wreckage of the half million dollar sports car.
Walker’s death was a freakish footnote to the underground racing movie franchise that made him a household name.
A Chapel Hill Elementary school student was struck by a car and killed while trick or treating with her family on Halloween night.
The Atlanta Journal-Constituion reports 5-year-old Autumn Mack was trick or treating with a group of people, including her parents, when she skipped ahead of the group and was hit by a minivan.
The accident happened on Pepperdine Drive around 7 p.m., according to Atlanta police.
A normal school day for two 13-year-old girls nearly ended in tragedy when a behemoth SUV plowed into them, trapping them underneath.
One boy and four girls in all were badly injured when the silver Honda Pilot SUV jumped the curb and plowed into the group of children on Maspeth sidewalk, officials tell the Post. The impact knocked one of the girls out of her shoes.
Another tragic death has befallen a member of Aaron Hernandez’s family while he sits in prison awaiting his murder trial.
Hernandez’s uncle Robert Valentine, 49, died in a moped crash last month, RadarOnline.com reports. Valentine, who was Hernandez’s mother’s brother, died from head injuries sustained when he was thrown after the motor bike struck a curb. Valentine wasn’t wearing a helmet.