Injuries

July 26, 2018 - 8:21 pm
Topeka police say a woman was injured when a sport-utility vehicle slammed into a cafe. Shawnee County Sheriff's Sgt. Eric Frey says the woman, Joyce Kasson, 80, was a customer at Banjo's Cafe early Thursday when the vehicle hit the business. The sheriff's office says Peggy Turner, 82, was pulling...
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St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Daniel Poncedeleon (62) throws against the Cincinnati Reds during the first inning of a baseball game, Monday, July 23, 2018, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/Gary Landers)
July 23, 2018 - 9:10 pm
CINCINNATI (AP) — St. Louis starter Daniel Poncedeleon made a sensational debut 14 months after suffering a severe head injury, throwing no-hit ball for seven innings Monday night before Eugenio Suarez led the Cincinnati Reds' two-out rally in the ninth for a 2-1 victory over the Cardinals. Suarez'...
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St. Louis Cardinals starting pitcher Daniel Poncedeleon (62) throws against the Cincinnati Reds during the first inning of a baseball game, Monday, July 23, 2018, in Cincinnati. (AP Photo/Gary Landers)
July 23, 2018 - 8:19 pm
CINCINNATI (AP) — St. Louis right-hander Daniel Poncedeleon has thrown seven hitless innings in his major league debut against the Cincinnati Reds, 14 months after he suffered a life-threatening head injury on the mound. Poncedeleon was hit on the right temple by a line drive while pitching for...
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July 16, 2018 - 5:02 pm
An explosion caused by lava oozing into the ocean sent molten rock crashing through the roof of a sightseeing boat off Hawaii's Big Island, injuring 23 people Monday, officials said. A woman in her 20s was in serious condition with a broken thigh bone, the Hawaii County Fire Department said. Three...
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July 10, 2018 - 6:36 pm
Authorities say two workers have suffered severe burns in an explosion that leveled a home in southern Kansas. The explosion happened Monday morning as one of the workers was trying to turn on a breaker box in the basement of the Mulvane-area home. Mulvane is about 15 miles south of Wichita...
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May 01, 2018 - 10:41 pm
Three people, including a Sedgwick County Sheriff's Deputy, were hospitalized following a mobile home fire in south Wichita. It happened around 8:30 p.m. Tuesday night in the 2000 block of west MacArthur. Officials said that deputies were at the home, serving a warrant. As they were attempting to...
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February 27, 2018 - 6:53 pm
A man is suing a Wichita vaping shop after he charges a spare battery for his e-cigarette exploded in his pants pocket. Daniel Anderson filed the lawsuit Feb. 6 in Sedgwick County against Big E's Vapor Shop. The Wichita Eagle reports that the lawsuit alleges Anderson was carrying an lithium ion...
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January 23, 2018 - 3:51 pm
A student, 15, killed two classmates and hit a dozen others with gunfire Tuesday, methodically firing a handgun inside a crowded atrium at his rural Kentucky high school. "He was determined. He knew what he was doing," said Alexandria Caporali, who grabbed her stunned friend and ran into a...
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January 15, 2018 - 6:56 pm
A two alarm fire at a business in south Wichita has injured three people. It began shortly before 3:30 p.m. Monday at Fleet Maintenance, in the 3700 block of West 30th Street South, (just east of West Street). A second alarm was sounded after crews arrived and reported smoke showing from the...
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August 16, 2017 - 10:15 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS UPDATE) - A pair of accidents has injured as many as six people, one critically. Officials said that the injuries happened in separate but related accidents in south Wichita. They happened around 9:15 p.m. Wednesday night on MacArthur between Meridian and West Street. Police...
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