Tag: Accident

New Orleans Loses Power as Hurricane Ida Inundates Louisiana

A bunch of individuals cross an intersection throughout Hurricane Ida on August 29, 2021 in New Orleans, Louisiana.Photo: Brandon Bell (Getty Images) All of New Orleans misplaced energy Sunday evening after Hurricane Ida introduced down eight transmission strains that ship electrical energy to the town, in response to a brand new report from Nola.com. Everyone…

Tesla With Autopilot On Crashes Into Two Parked Cars in Florida

Photo: Nicolas Asfouri / AFP (Getty Images) Tesla’s Autopilot system—which, opposite to its identify, doesn’t allow the automobile to drive itself—has been concerned in an accident but once more. This time, a 2019 Tesla Model 3 with Autopilot activated crashed into two parked automobiles on the facet of a freeway close to downtown Orlando in…

Tropical Storm Henri Makes Landfall, Drenching New England

Members of the New Market Volunteer Fire Company carry out a secondary search throughout an evacuation effort following a flash flood in Helmetta, New Jersey, on August 22, 2021, because of Tropical Storm Henri.Photo: Tom Brenner (Getty Images) Heavy rains, storm surges, and harmful winds from Tropical Storm Henri have left greater than 120,000 folks…

Wildfires Continue to Rage Across Greece, Cutting Island in Half and Forcing Thousands to Flee

People board a ferry prior to an evacuation as a wildfire approaches the seaside village of Limni on the island of Evia, Greece, on August 6, 2021.Photo: Sotiris Dimitropoulos (Getty Images) Ferries evacuated roughly 1,400 folks from Evia, the nation’s second-largest island, after a blaze flared up over Friday evening and successfully lower the island…

Raging Oregon Wildfire Threatens California’s Power Grid

Photo: Mario Tama (Getty Images) A raging wildfire in Oregon has doubled in measurement to 120 squares miles (roughly 311 sq. kilometers) inside 24 hours and now threatens very important transmission strains that carry energy to California’s already beleaguered power grid, the Associated Press studies. It’s certainly one of dozens of blazes scorching the West…

Surfside Condo to be Demolished Before Tropical Storm Elsa Hits

Photo: Chandan Khanna / AFP (Getty Images) Officials are speeding to demolish what stays of the Champlain Towers South apartment constructing in Surfside on Sunday earlier than Tropical Storm Elsa reaches Florida within the coming days, which might complicate the response and rescue efforts within the space. At the second, the demolition is scheduled to…