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Diana After Crash: 'Oh My God'

Witness recalls accident scene, his attempt to provide help

(Newser) - Princess Diana lay in the wreckage of her car saying "Oh my God" over and over after the Paris accident in 1997, a witness said today.  A French volunteer firefighter told the panel investigating the crash that he happened upon the accident shortly after it occurred and attempted... More »

Diana Jury Watches Dodi Buying 'Engagement Ring'

Inquest shown footage of lover at Paris jeweler

(Newser) - The jury hearing inquiries into the 1997 death of Princess Diana saw footage today of the princess' lover at a Paris jewelers hours before the couple died in a car accident. Dodi Fayed's father claims his son was purchasing an engagement ring to propose to Diana that night. The jury... More »

Diana Jury Visits Paris Tunnel

Inquest panel to re-create ex-princess's final ride

(Newser) - Standing silently in the spot where a car crash claimed three lives, the jury in the Princess Diana inquest today began retracing her last movements in Paris. This time the paparazzi were absent as police blocked off traffic to the Pont de l'Alma underpass and jurors walked to the 13th... More »

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