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Troy Montero recovering after car accident

Sep 03, 2019 - 9:51 AM

The actor participated in a racing event over the weekend in Pampanga

2 Filipinos killed, 3 injured in New Zealand car-train crash

Jun 19, 2019 - 9:17 PM

The Philippine embassy in New Zealand 'stands ready to provide the necessary assistance to the Filipinos and their families'

Jessy Mendiola 'appreciates life more' after road accident

May 17, 2018 - 11:59 AM

'The scariest part was the side that got hit was where I was sitting'

Quentin Tarantino 'regrets' car-driving scene that left Uma Thurman hurt

Feb 07, 2018 - 10:37 AM

'I told her it would be safe. And it wasn't. I was wrong,' says the 'Kill Bill' director

(FILES) In this file photo taken on May 24, 2014 US director Quentin Tarantino poses with US actress Uma Thurman as they arrive for the closing ceremony of the 67th edition of the Cannes Film Festival in Cannes, southern France. Hollywood director Quentin Tarantino says persuading actress Uma Thurman to perform a car-driving scene on the set of "Kill Bill" -- which ended with her in the hospital -- is the "biggest regret" of his life. Thurman, 47, in an interview with The New York Times published on February 3, 2018, said she had an enormous fight with Tarantino after the car crashed and accused him of trying to kill her.She walked back her criticism of Tarantino somewhat in an Instagram post on February 5, 2018, saying she does not believe now that he acted with "malicious intent."  / AFP PHOTO / LOIC VENANCE

5 dead as trailer truck crushes van in Nasugbu

Sep 20, 2017 - 4:55 PM

The retrieval operation takes 15 hours as rescuers had to use machines to lift the truck, which landed onto the van as they plunged into a ravine

CRASH. A trailer truck rams a van in Nasugbu, Batangas on September 19, 2017. All photos from Richard Gordon (@DickGordonDG) Twitter page

Justin Bieber hits photographer with car – police

Jul 28, 2017 - 10:30 AM

The photographer suffers minor injuries after the accident

(FILES) This file photo taken on December 02, 2016 shows Singer Justin Bieber performing onstage during 102.7 KIIS FM's Jingle Ball 2016 presented by Capital One at Staples Center in Los Angeles, California Justin Bieber left a photographer with minor injuries after accidentally striking him with his vehicle near Los Angeles, police said Thursday. / AFP PHOTO / GETTY IMAGES NORTH AMERICA / KEVIN WINTER

One dead as car hits crowd in Times Square, police say accident

May 19, 2017 - 1:34 AM

It is believed to be an isolated incident it remains under investigation New York police say on Twitter

ACCIDENT. According to reports there were multiple injuries and one fatality after the car plowed into a crowd of people. Photo by Drew Angerer/AFP

Sister of Celtics star Thomas dies in road accident

Apr 16, 2017 - 9:04 AM

Witnesses told authorities that her car was moving normally before drifting into a barrier then hitting a post head on

RIP. Isaiah Thomas' sister is killed in a car accident a day before the Celtics are to begin their NBA playoffs. File Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images/AFP

11 dead in Zambales road accident

Mar 30, 2017 - 5:54 PM

UPDATED Two of those who died after a Goldilocks truck and a barangay multi cab collided in Botolan town were children

Polish PM injured in car accident – gov't spokesman

Feb 11, 2017 - 7:52 AM

Prime Minister Beata Szydlo is in good condition She will undergo additional routine tests in Warsaw adds the spokesman

ACCIDENT. The scene of the accident involving Polish Prime Minister Beata is pictured on February 10, 2017 in Oswiecim, Poland. Andrzej Grygiel/PAP/AFP

Isabela town mayor killed in car accident

Dec 16, 2016 - 10:01 AM

Palanan Mayor Rodolfo Bernardo Jr is proclaimed dead on arrival at the hospital while 3 of his companions are hurt

CAR ACCIDENT. Photo shows the Toyota Fortuner that Palanan Mayor Rodolfo Bernardo Jr and 3 others rode in. It tumbled 5 meters on the road before crashing into an irrigation canal. Photo courtesy of Angie Sagucio

Japan woman dies in Pokemon Go car accident

Aug 24, 2016 - 11:15 PM

The woman a 72 year old is hit by a 39 year old man who was playing the app while driving Another woman is seriously injured

epa05436225 A Japanese Pokemon fan enjoys playing just released Japanese videogame company Nintendo's hit-mobile game Pokemon Go in front of Kaminarimon at Sensoji, in Tokyo downtown Asakura district, Japan, 22 July 2016 after their school. The game, released in Japan on 22 July, that uses the GPS to locate the smartphone's location, has gained a huge popularity among smartphone users and added to the value of Nintendo that partly owns the franchise enterprise that makes Pokemon. Japanese government has issued a warning to use this game. Nintendo stock share continues to rise with McDonald Japan after the releasement. EPA/KIMIMASA MAYAMA

400 Indonesians hurt or die daily from road accidents: How to be safe on the road

Apr 27, 2016 - 4:15 PM

Here are 6 things you and the government can do to improve road safety

ROAD ACCIDENTS. Indonesian traffic police control a busy street at downtown Jakarta. File photo by AFP/Bay Ismoyo

International DJ cancels Indonesia concert after car accident

Oct 29, 2015 - 12:07 PM

Two leading French electronic music producers DJ Snake and Tchami canceled upcoming tour dates after they were involved in a car accident

CAR ACCIDENT. DJ Snake cancels tour dates after a car accident. From DJ Snake's Twitter account

Baron Geisler on Enrique Gil, bad boy image, car accident update

Sep 17, 2015 - 11:05 PM

Baron who was recently involved in a car accident says that it s hard to escape the stigma of his past and says he feels for Enrique in his current situation

BARON GEISLER. The actor recently got into a car accident involving a 16-wheeler truck. Photo by Manman Dejeto/

Baron Geisler dismayed by traffic enforcers' response to car accident

Sep 15, 2015 - 2:36 PM

I am very disappointed at the response I am getting in this emergency situation Baron says

3 Fil-Ams killed in Northern California car crash

Apr 23, 2015 - 9:10 PM

The accident also kills the female driver of a Toyota Prius which California Highway Patrol says was going the wrong way before it collided head on with the Filipino men’s pickup truck

Vandolph involved in car accident

Mar 19, 2015 - 4:30 PM

A motorcycle rider was injured

Reality TV star Bruce Jenner 'praying for crash victims'

Feb 09, 2015 - 3:00 PM

My heartfelt and deepest sympathies go out to the family and loved ones and to all of those who were involved or injured in this terrible accident the former Olympic champion says in a statement

Bruce Jenner unhurt in deadly multi-car crash

Feb 08, 2015 - 10:10 AM

The former athlete was being trailed by at least 5 paparazzi when he collided with a white car that then swerved into oncoming traffic

Benguet car accident kills 13

Sep 09, 2014 - 10:44 PM

UPDATED The casualties include 12 high school students of the Poblacion National High School in Buguias Benguet

DEADLY FALL. The wreckage of the Ford Fiera that crashed into a ravine in Benguet on September 9, 2014. Photo courtesy of PNP-Buguias

US actor Tracy Morgan critically hurt in car crash

Jun 07, 2014 - 8:04 PM

Morgan is rushed to the hospital following a New Jersey accident involving the limo bus he was traveling in and other vehicles

File photo by Andrew Gombert/EPA

Binay backup car falls into Banaue ravine

Mar 14, 2014 - 7:04 PM

Three in the Vice President s delegation were hurt are being airlifted to Manila for further treatment Binay is unhurt and has proceeded to Nueva Vizcaya

3 dead in Isabela van collision

Jan 25, 2014 - 2:14 PM

10 are injured when two vans collide along the national highway in Barangay Ugad Tumauini Isabela

Police warn over stunts at Paul Walker crash spot

Dec 03, 2013 - 4:38 PM

One witness has suggested that Walker and his friend may have been drag style racing before the accident

IN MEMORIAM. A photo of actor Paul Walker among flowers and candles left by fans at the site of the car accident. Photo by Topshots/AFP/Robyn Beck

Italy mourns 38 killed in coach crash

Jul 29, 2013 - 11:13 PM

Italy was preparing Monday to bury 38 people killed when a coach carrying pilgrims plunged off a flyover near Naples

SMASH-UP. General view of the crash site after approximately thirty died in a bus accident in Avellino, Italy, 28 July 2013. The bus after colliding with several cars fell off from the elevated highway A16, Naples-Canosa. EPA/Cesare Abbate

Japan PM Abe escapes injury in five-car collision

Apr 27, 2013 - 6:32 PM

Japan s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe escaped a 5 car accident without any injuries

Dato Arroyo's wife, kid unhurt in accident

Apr 02, 2013 - 3:18 PM

They were on their way to Laguna

9-car pile-up stalls traffic at NLEX

Feb 23, 2013 - 3:26 PM

UPDATED Before 5:30 pm of Saturday February 23 the northbound San Fernando accident site is cleared

Photo from official NLEX Twitter account (@NLEXtraffic)