Police: Boy Dies After Accidentally Run Over By Float Driven By FatherAuthorities say a boy has died after he was run over by a float at the end of a Fourth of July parade in central Oklahoma.
Float In Train Crash That Killed Vets Was Donated The truck that was used as a parade float involved a horrific train crash in West Texas that killed four U.S. military veterans was donated for the event, organizers said Sunday.
Official: Vets' Float Crossed Track After Signals A parade float that collided with a freight train, killing four military veterans, had crossed onto railroad tracks even though warning signals were going off, investigators said Saturday.
4 Dead, 17 Hurt When Freight Train Hits Texas Vets Parade A freight train slammed into a parade float carrying wounded veterans on Thursday, killing four people and injuring 17 others as the float tried to get through a West Texas railroad crossing on its way to an honorary banquet, authorities said.