Saturday, May 18 2013 8:05 PM EDT2013-05-19 00:05:48 GMT
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A monkey is on the loose in Clermont County. The State Game Warden of Neville, Ohio states that he is looking for a loose monkey. It is unclear at this time where the monkey came from. Any sightingsFull Story >
A monkey on the loose in Clermont County was shot from a tree on Saturday afternoon.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) - Bronson Arroyo pitched five-hit ball over 7 2-3 innings, Joey Votto was 4 for 4 with a homer, and the Cincinnati Reds beat the Philadelphia Phillies 10-0 Saturday. Arroyo (4-4) struckFull Story >
Bronson Arroyo pitched five-hit ball over 7 2-3 innings, Joey Votto was 4 for 4 with a homer, and the Cincinnati Reds beat the Philadelphia Phillies 10-0 Saturday.Full Story >
Witnesses in southwestern Virginia say a car has driven into a crowd at a parade. Several people appear to be hurt, but the nature of their injuries wasn't immediately known.Full Story >
About 50 to 60 people were injured Saturday when a driver described by witnesses as an elderly man drove his car into a group of hikers marching in a parade in a small Virginia mountain town.Full Story >
HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) -
The man who stopped on Interstate 84 to help a crash victim and ended up falling from the elevated roadway has died, according to the man's family.
The family of Richard Herron, of Elkton, MD, said the 83-year-old man passed away late Monday morning from the injuries he suffered in the 30-foot fall.
Connecticut State Police said Shelia Jenkins, 45, of Hartford, was traveling east on Interstate 84 around 2 a.m. during rainy weather in the right-center lane and attempted to change into the right lane while negotiating a curve in the road.
State police said Jenkins lost control of her Ford Explorer, veered abruptly to the left and struck a Jersey barrier along the front left quarter and driver's side. Police added that Jenkins was driving too fast for the conditions.
"He did a great thing trying to help out someone he didn't even know," said Herron's grandson-in-law Steven Shea.
Soon after, state police said, Herron stopped his vehicle to help Jenkins and with his sons, helped direct traffic in the area. Herron's family said a tractor-trailer traveling on the highway didn't see him, and he had to jump out of the way so he wouldn't get hit.
"It was all Richard could do was to leap over the rail," Shea said. "I don't think he knew how high it was or if he had any other choice."
Jenkins was brought to a local hospital to be treated for lacerations and pain to her left arm, and Herron was brought to a St. Francis Hospital to be evaluated for his injuries. He would later die from them.
"My wife is devastated, our whole family is devastated," Shea said. "It's really a confusing turn of events."
According to family members, Herron was traveling through Connecticut with his sons to a hunting trip in Maine.
Monday was not the first time that Herron, who was in great shape and ran a farm, helped a motorist in trouble. Years ago, he stopped to help the driver of a tractor-trailer whose truck had exploded.
Herron's family said they were planning a funeral for him in Maryland, but a date has not been set.
"He was the strongest, most intelligent man I've ever met in my life," Shea said.
Three lanes in the area were closed to traffic while investigation was being conducted. The lanes reopened at 4:30 a.m.
There is no word if any charged will be filed. The crash is under investigation by state police.
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Friday, May 17 2013 10:45 PM EDT2013-05-18 02:45:31 GMT
Continuing our exclusive coverage of the IRS scandal, FOX19 has obtained documents of a fifth Cincinnati IRS agent who reportedly came after a pro-life group in 2009. The group was asked about prayerFull Story >
Continuing our exclusive coverage of the IRS scandal, FOX19 has obtained documents of a fifth Cincinnati IRS agent who reportedly came after a pro-life group in 2009.Full Story >
Friday, May 17 2013 6:51 PM EDT2013-05-17 22:51:09 GMT
Transcribed interviews conducted by the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform are set to begin Monday, May 20th for five IRS employees. Four of those IRS employees are based in Cincinnati.Full Story >
Transcribed interviews conducted by the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform are set to begin Monday, May 20th for five IRS employees. Four of those IRS employees are based in Cincinnati. Full Story >
Friday, May 17 2013 7:16 PM EDT2013-05-17 23:16:53 GMT
One person has died in a crash near Harrisonville, MO, Thursday evening. The crash happened on Missouri Highway 7 and Walker Road. It involved a car and a tractor-trailer. Harrisonville is in Cass County.Full Story >
Savannah Nash celebrated her 16th birthday last week. She died Thursday when her car slammed into a semi while she was texting during her first time driving by herself.Full Story >
Saturday, May 18 2013 12:44 PM EDT2013-05-18 16:44:02 GMT
A bystander is in hot water after a late night crash in Middletown. Police say they were called to Verity Parkway to investigate a head on crash, An investigation revealed that a car driven by DanielFull Story >
An investigation revealed that a car driven by Daniel Guy Rich of Dallas, Texas had lost control and hit a PT Cruiser driven by a unnamed 17-year-old girl head on.
Wednesday, May 15 2013 9:50 PM EDT2013-05-16 01:50:03 GMT
The White House today released over 100 pages of emails regarding the attack in Benghazi. So what do those emails tell us? Members of congress and the President himself say it's all a side-show. WhileFull Story >
The White House today released over 100 pages of emails regarding the attack in Benghazi. So what do those emails tell us? Members of congress and the President himself say it's all a side-show. While others say the truth has still not been revealed. So what is true here? Full Story >
Saturday, May 18 2013 1:47 PM EDT2013-05-18 17:47:49 GMT
A fire badly damages an Anderson Township home. It happened early Saturday morning at a home in the 8000 block of Pine Terrace Drive. Fire officials say they got a call that smoke was coming from theFull Story >
Fire officials say there is significant damage to the home's first floor.Full Story >