National Transportation Safety Board

US Government Agency Begs to End Cell Phone Use While Driving
Studies about the dangers of using a cell device while driving have produced mixed results — some say talking or texting behind the wheel can increase the odds of a crash exponentially, while others say the perils are few.
Regardless, the National Transportation Safety Board is so convinced of the da…
Couple Survives Plane Crash Near West Glacier
Flathead County officials say two people escaped serious injury when a small airplane crashed shortly after takeoff from an airstrip at West Glacier.
The sheriff's department reports the plane was having engine trouble right after liftoff and the pilot was not able to turn around and land at the airs…
Pilot Killed In Crop Dusting Plane Crash
Blaine County officials say a single-engine crop dusting plane crashed about 50 yards from a north-central Montana farmhouse, killing the pilot.
County Commissioner Vic Miller says the plane crashed at about 5:15 a.m. Tuesday between Turner and Hogeland.