October 25, 2020

One person dies in a multi-vehicle crash in southern Franklin County.

Jim Woods
 
| The Columbus Dispatch

A Groveport man died Tuesday morning when his pickup was struck head-on in a four-vehicle crash in southern Franklin County, the county sheriff’s office said.

Floyd E. Coyer, 76, was transported to  OhioHealth Grant Medical Center, where he later died at 12:10 p.m., the sheriff’s office said.

The crash occurred at 11:37 a.m. when a tractor-trailer driven westbound on Route 317 by Anthony L. Dudley, 40, who is from out-of-state, came upon slowed traffic east of Parsons Avenue, the sheriff’s office said.

Dudley went left of center and struck a Chevrolet Colorado pickup truck head-on, the sheriff’s said. The pickup truck then spun several times, striking an SUV and a dump truck before coming to rest .

A sheriff’s office accident investigation release states Dudley is from Ragland, Georgia. However, a Google search found no town by that name in Georgia, but did find

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Car and bike show, burnout event coming to Wagoner Oct. 10 | News



Car Show Promotion 2020

Manny Salcido of Fort Gibson holds the People’s Choice trophy for his red Chevy Chevelle SS during the first Switch n Gears car show contest in Wagoner. Car enthusiasts will be competing for top prizes at this year’s car show planned Oct. 10.




Wagoner will be buzzing with activity Saturday, Oct. 10 when Downtown Wagoner, Corp. hosts the community’s annual Switching Gears celebration on Main Street.

The fun-filled day will include a car show, bike show, cruise/poker run, burnout contest, music and food.

Car show registration is from 7-9 a.m. and judging begins at 9:30 a.m. Car/truck classes include muscle cars (1965-1972), classics (1966-1985, show vehicles, rat rods, trucks (any year), antiques (1965 or older) and customs.

Motorcycle classes include customs, classics (1966-1985), bagger-side bags and sport-crotch rockets.

Awards will be presented at 11 a.m.

From 12:30-4 p.m. a cruise/poker run is planned. The 55-mile run begins at Flower

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YouTuber records ASMR-worthy restoration of rusty Porsche toy car [Video]

Serhii Viktorov is the crafter behind the YouTube channel, Olly. Viktorov’s specialty is restoring old items like a worse for wear axe, vintage clock and an oil lamp from the 1950s. For his latest project in September, the vlogger restored a rusty toy Porsche 911. 

In the video, which was uploaded to Newsflare, Viktorov started by dismantling the retro toy into its separate plastic and metal parts. He scrubbed the metal frame clean, then applied a rust remover. The car’s body looks nearly immaculate after he revealed its original metallic sheen.

To make it look like new, Viktorov spray-painted the frame yellow. He finished things off by cleaning the plastic parts and spray-painting them silver, black and white. Once dried, he reconnected the pieces and even added his own license plate and Porsche decal stickers.

You’d never guess the toy was ever covered in rust. 

The Porsche 911 first debuted

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Vegan resident finds 50 pieces of chicken around his yard, chicken wing on car windshield: Fairview Park Police Blotter

Fairview Park, Ohio

Suspicious, Rivercliff Drive

On Sept. 22 a resident reported a man dressed in black, carrying a backpack, was walking in her backyard. He apparently came up the hill from the MetPark valley. Responding officers saw a man matching the description walking westbound in the street and checked on him. The man was found to have a felony sex offense warrant from the Cuyahoga County Sheriff’s Office, and a history of trespassing and breaking and entering arrests. He was arrested on the warrant and turned over to the Sheriff’s Office.

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Fairview Park Police

Criminal mischief, West 214th Street

On Sept. 27 a resident reported that someone had placed over 50 pieces of chicken around his yard and car, with a chicken wing wedged underneath his windshield wiper. The man has a large sticker on his car, “Vegan”, which he believes precipitated the event and he offered names of

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Insights on the Automotive Carbon Fiber Global Market to 2026

Dublin, Sept. 30, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The “Global Automotive Carbon Fiber Market 2020-2026” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering.

The global automotive carbon fiber market is estimated to grow significantly during the forecast period. The major factors that propel market growth include the rising application of carbon fiber in the automotive sector coupled with significant adoption of lightweight vehicles due to fuel efficiency. Carbon fibers are widely used in the automobile industry as a whole or with other composites. Various automotive components on which carbon fiber cladding are used, include ducting, manifolds, cryogenic assemblies, high-temperature pipework assemblies, and so on. Further growing demand in EV industry further provide significant opportunity to the market growth in the near future.

The global automotive carbon fiber market is segmented on the basis of raw material, fiber type, and application. On the basis of raw material, the market is sub-segmented into PAN

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UK car makers face higher tariffs after EU ‘rejects car parts deal’



a car parked in a parking lot full of cars: Trade body the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders called for the sector to be prioritised in the negotiations (Gareth Fuller/PA)


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Trade body the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders called for the sector to be prioritised in the negotiations (Gareth Fuller/PA)

British car manufacturers could still face higher export tariffs even if there is a post-Brexit trade deal with the EU, according to a letter to the car industry from Britain’s chief Brexit negotiator.

In the letter seen by the BBC, Lord David Frost said the European Commission had rejected proposals for components from non-EU countries used on UK car production lines to be considered British.

Lord Frost admitted in the letter to the car industry that the UK had failed to persuade the EU to agree to the idea – adding that they “obviously cannot insist on it”.

This means that even if a zero tariffs trade deal is agreed between the two parties, UK-manufactured vehicles that do not have enough British components will attract tariffs

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Automotive Blockchain Market 2020 Global Trend, Segmentation and Opportunities Forecast To 2026

The MarketWatch News Department was not involved in the creation of this content.

Sep 30, 2020 (Heraldkeepers) —
New Study Reports “Automotive Blockchain Market 2020 Global Market Opportunities, Challenges, Strategies and Forecasts 2026” has been Added on WiseGuyReports.

Introduction/Report Summary:

This report provides in depth study of “Automotive Blockchain Market” using SWOT analysis i.e. Strength, Weakness, Opportunities and Threat to the organization. The Automotive Blockchain Market report also provides an in-depth survey of key players in the market which is based on the various objectives of an organization such as profiling, the product outline, the quantity of production, required raw material, and the financial health of the organization.

Construction and transportation sector are the major driving industries of Blockchain in infrastructure market, as they are the fast growing sector, as Blockchain in infrastructure will have an immense potential. In infrastructure sector, India’s government is initiating policies that

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Missing woman’s vehicle found in Humboldt County

The search for a missing Berkeley woman took a twist in Humboldt County last week when sheriff’s deputies there discovered a vehicle she owned.

Betty Baxter Simmons, 75, has not been seen since Sept. 5, when a neighbor in Berkeley saw her. According to authorities, she told the neighbor she was going on a short trip and has not been seen since.

She is about 5 foot, 6 inches tall and 156 pounds with gray hair and hazel eyes.

Deputies in Humboldt County found a vehicle belonging to missing 75-year-old Berkeley resident Betty Baxter Simmons. Courtesy Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office

Simmons’ vehicle was found around 8:30 p.m. on Sept. 24 by an employee of a timber company, the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office said in a statement. It had been abandoned on Snow Camp Road near the town of Korbel.

Authorities said the employee found a note on the vehicle’s window

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Car Care Products to Keep Your Car Looking Great

Caring for your car is as crucial to its appearance and longevity as performing regular maintenance. You wouldn’t ignore an errant rattle or a low engine oil level, so you shouldn’t leave your car’s appearance to the whims of birds and the natural elements. That’s why we’ve rounded up a collection of car care products that will keep the car you’ve always wanted, and finally obtained, looking its best.



a group of police officers riding on the back of a truck: You don't have to earn a million bucks to make your car look like it's worth it.


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You don’t have to earn a million bucks to make your car look like it’s worth it.

Try some, or all of the following solutions for keeping your car looking as high-end as it did when it rolled off the line:

The Holistic Solution

There are plenty of ways to learn about proper car care, and too many of them involve first ruining a paint job or body work. Get it right the first time

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Black transgender woman shot, killed in car in Philadelphia

The Philadelphia Police Department on Tuesday charged a local man for the murder of a 29-year-old Black transgender woman.



a yellow sign with black text: Black transgender woman shot, killed in car in Philadelphia


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Black transgender woman shot, killed in car in Philadelphia

According to NBC News, police on Monday morning found Philadelphia resident Mia Green shot in the neck in the passenger’s seat of a car being driven by 28-year-old Abdullah lbn El-Amin Jaamia.

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Police said in a statement that they had stopped Jaamia for running a stop sign. Jaamia then “exited the front driver’s door and approached police stating that his passenger was shot.”

Police escorted the vehicle to a nearby hospital, where Green was later pronounced dead.

After conducting initial investigations, police named Jaamia as a suspect and charged him with murder and related offenses. NBC News reported that no additional information surrounding Green’s death or a possible motive were made available to the public as

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