Injuries

July 29, 2017 - 11:30 am
ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say a woman who suffered burns over most of her body when her gown caught fire in her Pennsylvania hospital room has died of her injuries. The Lehigh County coroner's office said 66-year-old Val Cooper, of Williamsport, was pronounced dead shortly after 5 p.m...
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July 26, 2017 - 8:54 am
WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — A patient suffered serious burns over most of her body when a chair and her gown caught fire in her room at a central Pennsylvania hospital. Williamsport Fire Chief Todd Heckman says three staff members at UPMC Susquehanna Williamsport Regional Medical Center were treated...
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July 14, 2017 - 7:37 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — U.S. Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy has cancelled his visit to a federal judicial conference in San Francisco after his wife fractured her hip in Austria. The Supreme Court said in a statement on Friday that Kennedy would forego his trip to the 9th Circuit courts' annual...
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July 14, 2017 - 6:13 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — U.S. Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy has cancelled his visit to a federal judicial conference in San Francisco after his wife fractured her hip in Austria. The Supreme Court said in a statement on Friday that Kennedy would forego his trip to the 9th Circuit courts' annual...
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July 03, 2017 - 2:40 pm
LINESVILLE, Pa. (AP) — A coroner says a 70-year-old man died of trauma injuries and burns when his small plane crashed a short distance from a tiny airport in northwestern Pennsylvania. Crawford County Coroner Scott Schell says Harry Albert Ross, of Edinboro, was killed in Conneaut Township, about...
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July 03, 2017 - 10:47 am
LINESVILLE, Pa. (AP) — A coroner says a 70-year-old man died of trauma injuries and burns when his small plane crashed a short distance from a tiny airport in northwestern Pennsylvania. Crawford County Coroner Scott Schell says Harry Albert Ross, of Edinboro, was killed in Conneaut Township, about...
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June 30, 2017 - 12:49 pm
SLATINGTON, Pa. (AP) — An apparent ignition malfunction a fire at a Pennsylvania fireworks company caused at least one explosion that badly injured a worker, the owner said Friday. John Kemps, owner and president of Celebration Fireworks said an electric match might have worked improperly, causing...
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June 30, 2017 - 10:21 am
SLATINGTON, Pa. (AP) — An apparent ignition malfunction a fire at a Pennsylvania fireworks company caused at least one explosion that badly injured a worker, the owner said Friday. John Kemps, owner and president of Celebration Fireworks said an electric match might have worked improperly, causing...
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June 25, 2017 - 10:47 am
QUEENSBURY, N.Y. (AP) — A teenager fell about 25 feet (about 8 meters) from a stopped gondola ride at an upstate New York amusement park Saturday night, tumbling into a crowd of park guests and employees gathered below to catch her before she hit the ground. The unidentified 14-year-old girl from...
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June 25, 2017 - 8:48 am
QUEENSBURY, N.Y. (AP) — A teenager fell about 25 feet (about 8 meters) from a stopped gondola ride at an upstate New York amusement park Saturday night, tumbling into a crowd of park guests and employees gathered below to catch her before she hit the ground. The unidentified 14-year-old girl from...
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