Teenager crushed to death by trash truck

A French teenager who had hidden inside a waste bin was crushed to death inside a rubbish collection truck in Luxembourg on Saturday, police said. Refuse men only discovered the 17-year-old when he shouted out as they emptied the bin into the back of the lorry early on Saturday morning, but by then he was … [Read the full story]

Elephant crushes trainer

An inquiry is underway after an 8,000 pound elephant at a Tennessee zoo backed a trainer into a wall and crushed her to death yesterday. Knoxville Zoo said today that it had temporarily closed its elephant exhibit, while the rest of the zoo remained open. But a zoo spokesman insisted the death of 33-year-old Stephanie … [Read the full story]