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Coast Guard Member Dies in Crash Off California Coast
VENTURA, Calif. (AP) -- Authorities say a U.S. Coast Guard member was killed and another was injured when their small boat was rammed by a smuggler's vessel before dawn off the Southern California coast.
Ventura County chief deputy medical examiner James Baroni says 34-year-old Terrell Horne III of Redondo Beach was pronounced dead early Sunday at the Port of Hueneme.
The second man was treated for minor injuries. His name wasn't released.
The Coast Guard says the smuggler's panga maneuvered at a high rate of speed directly at the small boat before fleeing. Both Coast Guard members were thrown into the water.
Two suspects on the panga were detained.
The small boat was deployed by the Coast Guard cutter Halibut, which was conducting an investigation into suspected smuggling near the Channel Islands west of Malibu.
Posted: Sunday, December 2 2012, 08:16 PM CST
IN OKLAHOMA NEWS
Okla. highways reopened after Moore tornado
May 21, 2013 04:22 GMT
MOORE, Okla. (AP) -- Oklahoma highway officials say Interstate 35 in Moore has reopened in both directions.
But the Transportation Department said late Monday that travel in the Moore area was still discouraged.
The agency said first responders, utility crews and others performing official duties are working in the area and need clear lanes of travel.
The department says no other highways are closed due to the storms.
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