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Cody - A chinook helicopter carried pieces of a huge dump truck out of a canyon near Cody Wednesday. In a construction accident, the dump truck went off a cliff in the Beartooth Mountains, and landed in a creek 200 feet below in October.

A New Jersey school district has moved to improve the safety of its buses following a crash last month that killed a student and a teacher.    The Paramus Board of Education approved several new safety measures Monday, including stricter background checks for drivers and the purchase of three-point seat belts for all buses. The changes come in the wake of the deadly May 17 crash in Mount Olive.

SPOKANE, Wash. - Eight people were killed and almost a dozen injured when a 29-year-old man in a pickup truck drove down a busy bicycle path near the World Trade Center Tuesday in Manhattan, New York City. While Spokane does not have the same volume of foot-traffic as NYC, police are prepared for truck terror attacks. How? By using four-wheeled barriers: dump trucks. For events like Bloomsday and Hoopfest, the police department works with the City to block off streets using 

NEWPORT, Wash. - A 17-year-old boy died after a car and dump truck collided on southbound State Route 2 on Friday afternoon. According to Washington State Patrol, a car driving north on State Route 2 was unable to stop when the school bus in front of them stopped to drop off students. Troopers say 18-year-old Braden Nichols crossed the center line and was hit by the dump truck.  Nichols and her two of his passengers, 17-year-old

NEWPORT, Wash. - Washington State Patrol says they are investigating a fatal crash involving a car and a dump truck near Newport. The crash happened on the Newport Highway about four miles south of Newport. At least one person is dead. The road is partially blocked and it is unknown when it will be fully open again. 

OROVILLE, Calif. Dozens of schools in evacuation areas throughout Yuba, Sutter and Butte counties are closed. Nearly 200,000 people, who evacuated Sunday over fears that a damaged spillway at Lake Oroville could fail and unleash a wall of water, have to stay away indefinitely while officials race to repair it before more rains arrive Thursday.

ENTIAT, Wash. - The Chelan County Sheriff's Office is asking for your help finding the thieves responsible for pulling off a bank heist normally found in Bruce Willis movies. Sheriff Brian Burnett said early Sunday morning someone stole a large bucket loader from a construction company in Entiat. 

SANDPOINT, Idaho - Update: Two people are dead after a three-car crash on Highway 95 Friday afternoon. The crash happened at around 12:26 p.m. at milepost 483. The wreck happened when 27-year-old Yun Zhou attempted to pass a semi truck while traveling southbound on the highway. Zhou crossed into the northbound lane to attempt to pass the semi. 

SPOKANE, Wash. - Two men were seriously injured after a dump truck collided head on with a pickup truck near Trent and Harvard Thursday afternoon. Washington State Troopers say 37-year-old Gerardo Martinez Rodriguez of Spokane Valley was driving his pickup westbound on Trent when he crossed the center line and hit a dump truck, driven by 60-year-old Shannon Coberly of Chattaroy.