Man killed in Pompey crash with combine farm truck

From CNY Central. Posted on Dec 20,2018. Original article.

The Onondaga County Sheriff’s Office says a man from LaFayette was killed in a crash Wednesday night in Pompey, when his pickup truck rear-ended a combine farm truck stopped on Sweet Rd.

Investigators have identified the victim as 58-year-old Willliam Miner. They say he was driving south on Sweet Road around 7:30 Wednesday night when it crashed into the back of the combine farm truck that was stopped in the southbound lane to off load crop into a trailer that was parked in the northbound lane.

Miner’s 14-year-old passenger was taken to Upstate University Hospital where she remains in critical, but stable condition, according to investigators.

Mother dies in Polk County crash with farm truck

From Koin6. Posted on Dec 6,2018. Original article.

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A mother of 5 was killed in a car crash involving a farm truck in Polk County on Wednesday.

Oregon State Police said 26-year-old Hannah Parks of Dallas was turning northbound onto Highway 51 from Rogers Road shortly after 6:30 a.m. when her Cadillac Escalade was hit by an oncoming farm truck.

The truck hit the driver’s side of the Cadillac and both vehicles careened off of the highway.

Parks was fatally wounded and pronounced dead at the scene. Three of her children were in the car and sustained minor injuries.

The driver of the farm truck — 36-year-old Armando Trapala-Amador — was not hurt.

Parks’ friends remember her as someone who adored her children.