Officials in a West Texas city where four wounded veterans died when a train hit their parade float wouldn’t say Friday why they won’t pursue criminal charges against the driver.
More than two weeks after a horrific Veterans Day parade crash in Midland left four veterans dead, one of the victims will be laid to rest after passing through North Texas.
A long-haul trucker from West Texas has pleaded guilty in a 2011 multistate drug-hauling ring.
Two attorneys named Dale Andrew Hayden as the driver of a parade float that collided with a Union Pacific train in West Texas, killing four veterans and injuring 17 others.
Federal investigators say the warning signals at a railroad crossing activated 20 seconds before a float crossed the tracks in a parade that killed four military veterans and injured 16 others.
Marine Gunnery Sergeant Chad Calvert has seen war. Even he couldn’t have imagined the tragedy he witnessed at Midland’s annual veterans’ parade.
The four veterans killed when a freight train barreled into the parade float they were riding on weren’t ordinary men. Three were Purple Heart recipients who served on the front lines multiple times in Iraq and Afghanistan.
There were 10 previous collisions at the West Texas railroad crossing where a train slammed into a parade float carrying wounded veterans and their families.
A freight train slammed into a parade float carrying wounded veterans on Thursday, killing four people and injuring 17 others as the float drove through a West Texas railroad crossing on its way to an honorary banquet, authorities said.
Luke Guthrie rallied to win the WNB Golf Classic on Sunday for his second straight Web.com Tour title, closing with a 6-under 66 for a one-stroke victory.
Republican Mitt Romney has used stops in West Texas to raise money for his GOP presidential campaign, including a Tuesday night appearance in Midland.
Storms across North Texas on Monday night left almost 15,000 homes and businesses without electricity on Tuesday morning. Crews from Oncor worked to restore power.