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Police: Man dies after crashing into tree near University of Cincinnati
Christian McClain, 22, was driving west on the road when he lost control of his car, crossed the double yellow line, went off the roadway, hit a tree and was ejected from his vehicle, officers say.
Lightning strike causes massive house fire in NKY
VILLA HILLS, Ky. -- Fire officials said a lightning strike caused a massive fire at a home in Villa Hills early Friday.Crescent Springs/Villa Hills Asst. Fire Chief Gary Foltz said the fire started at about 12:30 a.m. after lightning hit a home near Amsterdam Road.Foltz said someone nearby at a seni
Fire officials talk alert technology after NKY home burned with no one home
"It's not uncommon that they occur that way," said Sherman Smith, fire prevention expert for the Cincinnati Fire Department.
Multi-vehicle crash on Ezzard Charles Drive shuts down traffic
Police are currently investigating a multi-vehicle accident at Ezzard Charles Drive and Winchell Avenue.Cincinnati police said there was an entrapment in one of the vehicles and that multiple people were transported to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.AdvertisementPolice are still on
Grand jury indicts man accused of killing cousin for pain medication
The commonwealth's attorney wants the teen tried as an adult.Breadon Reaves, 18, is also accused of giving Jones and the teenager a ride after they allegedly dumped Satchwell's body.
Erlanger and Elsmere Police Departments Will Partake in Initiative to Curb Impaired Driving
The Erlanger and Elsmere Police Departments are joining with law enforcement throughout the nation for the “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” campaign, August 17-September 3. The strong nationwide impaired driving crackdown will include high-visibility enforcement, high-profile events, and will be sup
Teen accused of terrorizing people in Walnut Hills will be charged as adult
The suspect is accused of firing a shot at another victim who told police that when he refused to give up his car, the suspect said, “I guess I will have to kill you.”
Shayna Hubers trial: Victim's father describes her as obsessive girlfriend
The woman who put six bullets into her boyfriend watched the victim’s father describe her as a relentless and obsessive, jilted girlfriend, on the fourth day of testimony in her murder trial.
$100,000 Powerball Winner Sold in Newport
The prize usually pays $50,000 but the player chose to spend an addition $1 for the Power Play feature, which multiplies any winnings on the ticket (with the exception of the jackpot and second prize) by the Power Play number drawn.
Driver pleads guilty to two counts of murder for fatal Kenton County crash
Huffman was driving on northbound KY-17 and failed to negotiate a left turn onto Pelly Road. His car went into the southbound lanes and slammed head-on into another vehicle, killing David McNay, 31, and Ella McNay, 24, of Covington.
Driver in stolen semi swerved to hit multiple police cruisers, chief says
ALEXANDRIA, Ky. -- The man who stole a semi and loaded it with stolen equipment before leading police on an early-morning chase swerved to hit multiple police cruisers, police said Friday.
Murder indictment for man accused of stealing cancer patient's medicine, dumping body
Kenneth Jones, 38, targeted his own cousin, Denita “Marci” Satchwell, in a plot to take her painkillers, according to court documents filed in Kenton County.
Apparent Lightning Strike Leads to Fire, Destroying Villa Hills Home
Fire destroyed a home in a Villa Hills neighborhood overnight Friday.It may have been caused by a lightning strike.Multiple fire departments from surrounding communities responded to the 900 block of Northoak Drive just before 3 a.m. Friday to find the home completely engulfed in flames.Video from t
Lockdown lifted at Lawrenceburg Schools after reported threat
LAWRENCEBURG, Ind. —A lockdown has been lifted following reports of a threat at Lawrenceburg schools, Superintendent Karl Galey said.No credible threat has been found, officials said, and all students are safe.AdvertisementGaley said in a brief statement that all schools are in "perimeter lockdowns
Woman Injured In West Harrison Wreck
Dearborn County Sheriff’s deputies says it was about 5:45 p.m. when a vehicle driven by Kathleen Niklas, of West Harrison, pulled out onto Harrison-Brookville Road from Johnson Fork Road and into the path of another vehicle.
Probable lightning strike starts fire at Kentucky home
Probable lightning strike starts fire in Villa Hills. (Adam Robbins, WKRC)VIEW PHOTO GALLERY8 photosVILLA HILLS, Ky. (WKRC) - A fire that may have been started by lightning destroyed a home in Villa Hills early Friday morning.The fire gutted the home on North Oak Drive in a neighborhood off of Amste
Police: Woman Who Hit School Bus was Under the Influence | 700WLW
Police were called to a crash involving a school bus on Wednesday morning, and the woman accused of being behind the wheel of the other vehicle is now facing multiple charges.
Northern Kentucky woman faces OVI charge in crash with school bus
A Northern Kentucky woman faces several charges, including OVI, in connection to a crash with a school bus Wednesday morning.
Police: 1 arrested in Cleves stabbing
Seaton said he stopped the car and got out after one of the occupants said something to him. Seaton then got into a physical fight with the victim, stabbing him with his knife, police said.
School officials: 2 injured after car collides with school bus in Kenton County
ERLANGER, Ky. —Two people are injured after a car collided with a school bus Wednesday, Kenton County School District officials said.Police said the driver of the school bus sustained minor injuries and was not taken to the hospital.AdvertisementThe driver of the other car appeared to be at fault fo