at the time of (something)

idiom

: when (something) happened
It was raining at the time of the accident.

Examples of at the time of (something) in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The teen — 13 at the time of the April 2023 crash that killed 43-year-old Tina Vital and her 4-year-old granddaughter, Adalina Lilah Perez — will serve the time at a juvenile detention facility, the Yolo County District Attorney’s Office said Friday in a news release. Michael McGough, Sacramento Bee, 25 May 2024 Police said at the press conference that Escobar is a bartender and was running late for work at the time of the crash. Liam Quinn, Peoplemag, 24 May 2024 The bus had only a driver aboard at the time of the crash, officials said. Mark Price, Charlotte Observer, 22 May 2024 The lawsuit also names as defendants the Uvalde School District and several employees, including the principal and school district police chief at the time of the shooting. Jon Blistein, Rolling Stone, 22 May 2024 No website, nor social media could be found at the time of publication. Lucas Finton, USA TODAY, 21 May 2024 Police ask anyone in or around the area at the time of the shootings who may have any information about the incident to call homicide detectives at 816-234-5043 or the anonymous TIPS Hotline at 816-474-8477. Andrea Klick, Kansas City Star, 13 May 2024 McCraney, who was a minister while also working as a truck driver at the time of his arrest, would, eventually, stand trial for capital murder and rape. Marcus Mewborn, ABC News, 10 May 2024 Court documents related to the case were not available at the time of this report. Cameron Knight, The Enquirer, 10 May 2024

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“At the time of (something).” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/at%20the%20time%20of%20%28something%29. Accessed 28 May. 2024.

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