a collision between motor vehicles
informal something or someone that has suffered ruin or calamity
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How to use car crash in a sentence
Father Joel Román Salazar died in a car crash in 2013; his death was ruled an accident, but the suspicion of foul play persists.
He died in a car crash on the way to the hospital where she gave birth to her son, Samuel (Noah Wiseman).
In August, an 18-year-old was shot and killed by a Dallas police officer after a car crash in a parking lot near a Walmart store.
I remind Deen that his namesake died in an infamously horrible car crash, so he may want to cool it on texting and driving.My Bizarre Night With James Deen, Libertarian Porn Star | Emily Shire | November 12, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Contrary to some of the Twitter reviews, this was no car crash.