A Delta flight on its way to Los Angeles had to make an emergency landing in Atlanta on Thursday. Federal Aviation Administration spokeswoman Kathleen Bergen said Delta Flight 125 departed Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport on Thursday around 4:45 p.m. According to Delta spokeswoman Heather Faulkner, the captain saw an indicator light alerting him to possible engine trouble during takeoff. After seeing the indicator light, the captain decided to return to Atlanta. He circled over the Atlanta metro area to burn off some excess fuel before landing at 5:10 p.m. Delta and the FAA are both investigating the cause of the engine problem.
Thankfully there were security mechanisms in place that were able to stop this incident from escalating into an accident where someone was injured. The pilot involved in this incident used caution to get everyone on the ground safely. If you have been involved in a plane incident in which the situation escalated and people were injured, you may wish to speak with a personal injury lawyer.
SAN BERNARDINO, CALIFORNIA – A 2-year-old boy died Friday after he was mauled by a pit bull on Thursday night in San Bernardino. Sergeant Travis Walker of the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department said the dog was a family pet and it was a tragic accident. The boy was in the backyard of his family home with the dog when the attack occurred around 7:30 p.m. Thursday night. The home was on the 1500 block of Kendall Drive. The boy sustained major head trauma. He was rushed to Loma Linda University Medical Center where he died around 1:30 a.m.
In this tragic accident, the family’s own pet killed their child. Our hearts go out to the family in their time of need. If you have been injured or lost a loved one to an accident involving someone else’s pet, you may wish to recover money to compensate you for the harm you have suffered .SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA – The Medical Examiner’s Office has identified a man who was killed last Saturday in an off-road crash in Borrego Springs. The man was 45-year-old Patrick Dean Perkins of Bonsall. Perkins had gone to the off-roading area with friends and was driving a sandrail-type dune buggy.
The accident occurred around 4:20 p.m. Perkins rounded a corner too quickly and the vehicle turned nearly 36 degrees and landed on his side. According to the Medical Examiner’s Office, Perkins’ passenger was able to get out but he was trapped under the roll bar and died at the scene. Our thoughts are with the family of the man killed in this accident. It appears this was just tragic error. If you have been injured or lost a loved one in an accident caused by another person or a faulty product, you may wish you speak to a personal injury lawyer or wrongful death lawyer.
LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA – 57-year-old Christian Hansen Gunn was killed in a San Bernardino car accident after the 2002 Nissan Sentra in which he was a passenger was involved in a head-on collision on State Route 18. The Sentra was traveling north on Route 18 near Old Waterman Canyon Road on the morning of May 29 when a Dodge Neon traveling in the southbound lane hit the Sentra head-on.
Police said the driver of the Neon was street racing at the time of the collision and his excessive speed and lack of attention to the road caused the collision. Gunn died at the scene of the accident. The Sentra’s driver and two people who had been in the Neon were taken to a local hospital for treatment of injuries.