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Synonyms for pileup

a wrecking of a vehicle

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multiple collisions of vehicles

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The Iowa State Patrol responded to 185 accidents across the state on Monday, many of which involved multiple car pileups, resulting in a number of casualties, due to a snowstorm.
Soon after the pileup, many health and fire brigade teams were dispatch to the scene and injured were taken to the nearby hospitals.
Cleveland's downtown Shoreway was closed in both directions after a 15 -car collision on one side and a 20 -car pileup on the other late in the afternoon, making the roadway impassable, Reuters reported.
His car was then hit from behind by another patrol car, leading to a pileup of five cars, the police said.
At least seven people died and 15 others were injured Tuesday in a major vehicle pileup on a main route in northeastern Thailand, police said.
There's no danger of a pileup, she adds, because each oval vortex is separated by material that rotates in the opposite direction and keeps the storms apart.
amp;nbsp;Multiple other injuries were reported from the pileup and at least one motorist had to be pulled from the wreckage of their car, (https://weather.
Washington, Jumada I 20, 1434, Apr 1, 2013, SPA - Three people were killed and dozens were injured in a massive pileup on a highway in Virginia on Sunday, police said.
Summary: The sandstorm that reduced visibility across the UAE on Thursday morning caused a 23-vehicle pileup on Dubai Bypass Road in which at least nine people were injured.
Four people died and at least 10 others were injured in Nagano Prefecture on Thursday in a pileup involving 21 vehicles, mostly trucks, on the Chuo Expressway that was slippery due to rain, police and firefighters said.
WOODLAND HILLS - Eight motorists were hurt early Friday in a nine-car pileup that closed the westbound Ventura (101) Freeway and backed up rush-hour traffic for miles.
of Public Safety has shut down Interstate 10 in Southeast Texas after a 100-plus-vehicle pileup left at least 35 people injured and one dead, according to (http://abcnews.
ISTANBUL, Muharram 8, 1433, Dec 3, 2011, SPA - A state-run Turkish news agency says an 80-vehicle pileup on a highway near Istanbul has left one person dead and 29 injured.
The pileup also involved a passenger car, a minicar and two buses.
The Pennsylvania resident and mother of three spent six weeks at Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital earlier this year following a pileup on the Golden State Freeway near Castaic that involved half a dozen semi trucks and the Oberholtzers' recreational vehicle.