Accidents

Engines and cars from an Amtrak train that derailed a day earlier are shown illuminated by floodlights, late Sunday, Sept. 26, 2021, near Joplin, Mont. The westbound Empire Builder was en route to Seattle from Chicago with two locomotives and 10 cars. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

Amtrak train that derailed was going just under speed limit

Amtrak train that derailed was going just under speed limit

 

FILE - This July 12, 2020 file photo shows a standing memorial to the people who died aboard the Conception dive boat is seen along the coast near the Santa Barbara, Calif., harbor. Family members of the 34 people killed in a fire aboard a scuba diving boat off the California coast two years ago have sued the U.S. Coast Guard for lax enforcement of safety regulations. The lawsuit filed late Wednesday, Sept. 1, 2021, says the Coast Guard has repeatedly certified passenger boats that are fire traps. (AP Photo/John Antczak, File)

Families of 34 killed in dive boat disaster sue Coast Guard

Families of 34 killed in dive boat disaster sue Coast Guard

 

A worker looks on as a police officer investigates a collapsed crane resting on the building it damaged in Kelowna, B.C., Monday, July 12, 2021.The body of the fifth man killed in the collapse of the crane has been recovered. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Alistair Waters

Residents display high-visibility safety gear to mourn victims of B.C. crane collapse

Residents display high-visibility safety gear to mourn victims of B.C. crane collapse

 

Pigeon Lake Emergency services dock at Silver Beach. Photo by Shaela Dansereau.

Update: Possible drowning at Pigeon Lake involved man and woman from Edmonton

Bodies recovered from Pigeon Lake’s northeastern shores.

Pigeon Lake Emergency services dock at Silver Beach. Photo by Shaela Dansereau.
Updated: Three people killed in Jasper sight-seeing rollover

Updated: Three people killed in Jasper sight-seeing rollover

Multiple injuries reported, say police

Updated: Three people killed in Jasper sight-seeing rollover

Hamlet in southern Alberta evacuated after train hits propane truck

THREE HILLS, Alta. — People in the hamlet of Swalwell northeast of…

‘Freak accident:’ Calgary girl falls through blanket fort, paralyzed by glass

‘Freak accident:’ Calgary girl falls through blanket fort, paralyzed by glass

CALGARY — Two-year-old Jaclyn Derks was sleeping over at her grandparents’ home…

‘Freak accident:’ Calgary girl falls through blanket fort, paralyzed by glass
Missing Alberta plane with four people on board found in U.S., no survivors

Missing Alberta plane with four people on board found in U.S., no survivors

CALGARY — A plane from southern Alberta with four people on board…

Missing Alberta plane with four people on board found in U.S., no survivors