Monthly Misfortune March 2017 ---
Date: March 12, 2017 Sunday
- Syrian Civil War Tahrir al-Sham, al-Qaeda's branch in Syria, claims responsibility for yesterday's twin bomb attacks in Damascus which left dozens dead. (BBC)
- A landslide at a rubbish dump on the outskirts of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, kills at least 48 people. (BBC)
- Ahmad Daqamseh, the Jordanian soldier who shot seven Israeli schoolchildren on March 13, 1997, is released from prison in Jordan. (Reuters)
- March 12, 2017 34 killed 17 injured Not Terrorist Bus Hits 2 At Bus Stop Kills 34 Haiti Rara Parade Rampage In Haiti a bus driver panicked over accidentally striking two pedestrians at a bus stop fled and then crashed into 3 Easter season "rara" parades killing 34. It is common for bus drivers to flee the scene of an accident. Angry crowds attacked the stopped bus as the driver fled, and is still sought and the cause and motive of the crash is "unclear". Of course, terrorism is not even suspected as a possibility by anyone. wikipedia: A bus driver ploughs into crowds of people celebrating Rara while speeding away from an earlier accident which left one person dead, killing at least 38 people, including a group of street musicians, and injures 17 others in the Haitian city of Gonaïves. (Sky News)
- 3/12/2017 crime: pull alongside shooting injured: 1 Man injured in pull up alongside random shooting on Interstate 8 La Mesa CA. CBS 8 San Diego LA MESA (CBS 8) — 20-year-old was riding in a car when he was shot by someone in another car that pulled up alongside. It happened around 4 a.m. Sunday morning on Interstate 8 near Fletcher Parkway in La Mesa. ... 'Random' freeway shooting leaves one man injured - 10News
- March 12, 2017 crash: head-on drugs or alcohol injured: 2 Two people airlifted after head-on crash in Kitsap County KOMO News The head-on collision occurred on Bond Road Northeast just north of Gunderson Road, Jodi Matson with Poulsbo Fire said. The two women, 25 and ...Two women were critically injured in a head-on crash in Kitsap County Sunday afternoon, and troopers believe drugs or alcohol was a factor in the crash. ...driving her Acura north on Bond Road NE just north of Gundersron Road when she crossed the center line and collided head-on with a Toyota.
- March 12, 2017 crash: head-on unknown cause injured: 4 5 Injured In Murfreesboro Pike Head-On Crash Tennesee NewsChannel5.com Sunday in front of Kroger on Murfreesboro Pike at Nashboro Boulevard. Officials said three vehicles were involved in the crash. Witnesses told police a vehicle headed northbound hit a vehicle headed southbound head on at a high rate of speed. That's when the third vehicle rear-ended one of the others.