Monthly Archives: August 2012

Bicyclist Struck By Hit And Run Driver in Wellesley, Massachusetts

In Massachusetts, Wellesley police are searching for the driver who fled the scene after his car or truck struck and killed a cyclist in his 40s. Police say the vehicle was travelling north on Weston Road when it hit the … Continue reading

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One Teen Dead and Three Teens Hospitalized in Kingston, MA Car Crash

According to police, a motor vehicle crash on Elm Street in Kingston, Massachusetts Monday night left one teenager dead and three others hospitalized. Reportedly, the 1998 Ford Explorer was traveling east on Elm Street when the driver lost control, striking … Continue reading

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Children’s Pajamas Recalled by My Clothes

About 1,100 Children’s Pajamas are being recalled by My Clothes Inc., of Montgomery, Alabama. Two types of pajamas are being recalled: a long-sleeved nightgown and a set consisting of a long-sleeved shirt and long pants. The children’s pajamas were sold … Continue reading

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Zen Magnets Sued by CPSC Over Hazardous, High-Powered Magnetic Balls

The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) filed a complaint against Zen Magnets LLC, of Denver, Colorado, alleging that their products contain defects in the design, packaging, warnings and instructions, which pose a substantial risk of injury to the public. … Continue reading

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Wrongful Death: Woman Dies in Jail Awaiting Deportation

A 29 year old woman, Irene Bamenga, died in a New York county jail while awaiting deportation to France. Ms. Bamenga’s husband reported that her death was the result of improper or inadequate medication to treat her heart condition. The … Continue reading

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Leominster Man Dies in Car Accident

It was reported that police arrived at the scene of a car accident at roughly 6:30 p.m. on Sunday August 5, 2012. The accident occurred on Union Street in Leominster where the driver was found outside his rolled-over vehicle. He … Continue reading

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Needle Found in Sandwich on Air Canada Flight

An Air Canada passenger found what appeared to be a sewing needle inside a pre-prepared sandwich while on a flight Monday July 30, 2012 from British Columbia to Toronto. This incident comes less than two weeks after two passengers suffered … Continue reading

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Truck Crashes into Overpass on Route 128 in Canton

Early Thursday morning, on August 2, 2012, a truck had just left a construction site and was traveling on route 128 north with the dumper up. The truck slammed into an overpass at Route 95 around 5 a.m. As a … Continue reading

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Mini Vehicles Recalled by Green Toys

Roughly 53,000 units of toy Mini Vehicles are being recalled by Green Toys throughout the United States and Canada. Marketed for use by toddlers, the cars are made of plastic and available in yellow, green, red, white, and blue. The … Continue reading

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