Monthly Archives: December 2011

Charges Against Boyfriend Dropped In Little Girl’s Death

Authorities have dismissed the case against a Nebraska man charged in the child abuse death of his girlfriend’s daughter. The toddler, 3-year-old Misty, died last December from head injuries allegedly caused by Adam Jesseph, 25, and Doris Herrin, 28. Authorities charged Jesseph and Herrin with child abuse resulting in death after the toddler died. Attorney… read more

Motorcycle Medics May Be The Answer To Congestion

The traffic in Austin, Texas is notorious for congestion and general aggravation. This can prove problematic for emergency response crews. Even an ambulance cannot move if there is no place for it to go. Motorcycle medics may be the answer for emergency crews dealing with Austin’s congestion, and a currently running pilot program in the… read more

Man And Wife Recovering From House Explosion

A Nebraska man and his wife are recovering from a propane explosion last June that left them with severe injuries and their 6-month-old daughter dead. Justin McMahan and his wife Danielle were returning to their farmhouse with their baby Samantha when the accident occurred. The propane company had refilled the couple’s tank while they were… read more

Man Has License Half-Hour Before Deadly Motorcycle Crash

An 18-year-old Washington man died a mere half-hour after passing his motorcycle license test in Bellingham this week. A spokesperson for the Bellingham police department, Mark Young, said David Swift of Sumas was riding with his brother after Swift got his motorcycle license. The two decided to take a curvy road after the completion of… read more

Chico The Chihuahua Gets A Helping Hand

A Grand Junction, Colorado Chihuahua is getting a second chance at life after being hit by a car and left on the side of the road for dead. Animal organizations have stepped in and offered to pay the bill for spinal repair surgery for the dog. Mesa County Animal Services and spokesperson for All Breed… read more

Firefighter Dies In Motorcycle Accident

A St. Petersburg, Florida firefighter died last month from injuries sustained during a motorcycle accident. On the night of November 20, 40-year-old James G. Fehl, veteran firefighter and emergency medical technician with the Pinellas Suncoast Fire & Rescue District, was driving his 1987 Honda on Bay Pines Boulevard. A Pontiac Surefire driven by Shane Ross,… read more