One person was killed and two others were wounded in a tragic road accident on Armenia’s Sevan-Yerevan Highway on Sunday night. The “911” emergency hotline received the alarm at 11 p.m., according to which a car had run off the road to crash into a small bridge. One fire and rescue squad of the service left for the scene to find out that a VAZ 2106 had gone off the roadway to crash into a roadside barrier, due to which one of the passengers (born in 1966) died on the spot, the Ministry of Emergency Situations told Panorama.am. Before the rescuers arrived at the scene, the driver (born in 1956) and the other passenger (born in 1996 ) were taken to hospital through local efforts, the ministry said, adding they are reportedly in a moderate condition at the moment. The rescuers disconnected the automotive battery and closed the gas valve of the car to take the dead body out of the vehicle, the source said. … [Read more...] about Tragic road accident leaves one dead, two injured in Armenia
Armenia’s ministry of emergency situations reports that a BMW crashed into VAZ 2106 on the 6th km of Vanadzor-Dilijan roadway today. In the consequence of the accident three people were reported dead. Upon an emergency call received to "911", one fire units from the fire and rescue squad of the rescue service of MES of RA dispatched to the scene, the source said. As a result of the accident the driver of BMW and three passengers of VAZ 2106 were hospitalized to Vanadzor hospital complex. Their condition is assessed as moderate. The corpses of three other passengers were relieved. The rescuers disconnected the automotive battery of BMW and closed the gas valve of VAZ 2106. Տեքստում սխալ կամ վրիպակ նկատելու դեպքում, … [Read more...] about Road accident on Vanadzor-Dilijan highway leaves three people dead
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Tesla defended its Autopilot program in the blog post, saying the system made it 3.7 times less likely for a person in the U.S. to be involved in a fatal accident. Statistics for the U.S. show one automotive fatality every 86 million miles driven across all vehicles, compared with 320 million miles in those equipped with Autopilot hardware, it said. … [Read more...] about Tesla says driver’s hands weren’t on wheel at time of accident
WHILE filming Top Gear and The Grand Tour must be a lot of fun (and very well paid) it is not without its risks.No one knows this better than Richard Hammond – who has been involved in two serious car crashes while filming the motor shows. Here’s how ‘The Hamster’ has dodged death twice.Richard Hammond, 47, was born in Solihull, Warwickshire on December 19, 1969, is a British TV presenter.He had engine oil in his blood, with his grandparents working in the Birmingham automotive industry.In the mid-1980s his parents left the Midlands for North Yorkshire where Hammond would go to sixth form and later art school.Before finding worldwide fame as a host of Top Gear on the BBC, he would work for several local radio stations as well as on satellite channel Men and Motors.He presented Top Gear from 2002 to 2015 but left the show when he refused to renew his contract along with fellow presenter James May after the BBC declined to renew Jeremy Clarkson’s following a … [Read more...] about When did Richard Hammond’s supercar crash take place and how many accidents has the Grand Tour star been in?