Car Accidents http://nhpr.org en Woman Charged With Negligent Homicide In Deaths Of Bicyclists http://nhpr.org/post/woman-charged-negligent-homicide-deaths-bicyclists <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;"><span style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0); font-family: Georgia, 'Times New Roman', Times, serif; font-size: 14px; line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Police have charged a 20-year-old woman with negligent homicide in connection with a weekend crash that killed two cyclists in Hampton, N.H.</p> Tue, 24 Sep 2013 20:15:02 +0000 Associated Press 35558 at http://nhpr.org White Mountains Crash Kills 2 London Tourists http://nhpr.org/post/white-mountains-crash-kills-2-london-tourists <p>Two tourists from London died and two others were injured when their van left the road and struck a tree after they were hiking in New Hampshire's Mount Washington Valley.</p><p>Bartlett police say 68-year-old Julyan Heazell and her 77-year-old husband, Robert Heazell, died from injuries suffered in the Sunday afternoon crash.</p><p>WMVW-Radio reports that the rental van was driven by Robert Heazell's brother — 62-year-old Garrett Heazell, also of London. Garrett Heazell and his 62-year-old wife, Pamela Heazell, are recovering from non-life-threatening injuries.</p> Mon, 09 Sep 2013 20:48:52 +0000 Associated Press 34628 at http://nhpr.org Six Injured In Crash In The North Country http://nhpr.org/post/six-injured-crash-north-country <p>A single-car crash Friday night in Littleton injured six people, two of them seriously, said Littleton police chief Paul Smith.</p><p>Smith said the accident occurred just past 11 p.m. on Route 135 just north of its intersection with Interstate 93.</p><p>He said the driver of a 2012 Toyota Camry lost control and the vehicle “left the road and collided with a telephone pole, which caused the vehicle to roll over several times.”</p><p>Several people were thrown from the vehicle.</p> Sat, 29 Sep 2012 19:20:06 +0000 Chris Jensen 13871 at http://nhpr.org About 25 Percent of Those Killed in 2011 Crashes Were Thrown From Their Vehicles http://nhpr.org/post/about-25-percent-those-killed-2011-crashes-were-thrown-their-vehicles <p>New Hampshire remains the only state that doesn&rsquo;t require adults to wear seat belts and many of the people killed in the state last year in crashes were thrown from their&nbsp;vehicles.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>By the end of 2011 eighty-eight people had been killed in traffic accidents in the state.</p><p>About a quarter of them were either thrown completely from their vehicles or partially ejected, according to state figures.</p><p>That means they were probably not wearing seat belts.</p> Wed, 04 Jan 2012 17:39:12 +0000 Chris Jensen 1221 at http://nhpr.org