Former Running Back Cedric Benson Dies

Former Running Back Cedric Benson Dies

Running back Cedric Benson soared to stardom as a Texas Longhorn legend was 36 years old when he died in a motorcycle crash Saturday night, Aug. 17, 2019. Police in Austin, Texas reported a minivan was attempting to cross an intersection when it hit a motorcycle, according to CNN affiliate KXAN. Benson and a woman […]

Man Dies Outside Mosh Pit at Slipknot Concert

Man Dies Outside Mosh Pit at Slipknot Concert

A Slipknot concertgoer died Sunday, Aug. 11, 2019, at Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre in Tinley Park, Illinois. He died after he collapsed after being thrust out of a mosh pit. Richard Valadez, age 62, was moshing during Knotfest in the Chicago suburb. He was knocked to the ground and began to seize up. Initial confusion delayed […]

Man Dies Participating in a Taco-Eating Contest

Man Dies Participating in a Taco-Eating Contest

Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2019, a man died after competing in a taco-eating contest at a minor league baseball game. The taco-eating contest took place at Chukchansi Park in Fresno, California. The game was between the Fresno Grizzlies and the Memphis Redbirds. The Fresno County Sheriff’s Department identified the man as Dana Andrew Hutchings, age 41. […]