Examples of occupant in a Sentence
The apartment's previous occupant was a painter.
Both of the car's occupants were injured.
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Three occupants ran from the Jeep, but officers caught the 16-year-old boy, police said.
Firefighters checked the rest of the house and found no other occupants.
Police said the two suspects forced their way inside the home, pointed guns at the two occupants and demanded money.
Two occupants of a mobile home that caught fire at the Lenora Winery on Steffy Lane in Ramona on Dec. 22 escaped unharmed but lost all their possessions as the mobile home was completely destroyed.
In 2016, the city-county council approved a measure preventing the closure of homeless encampments unless all occupants can be placed in either permanent or transitional housing.
The other two occupants have not been charged with any crimes, police said.
Four occupants of the Chevy Cruze were injured, including two children, 6 and 4.
General Motors’ Teen Driver system became standard across the range, allowing parents to monitor the speed and location of the truck, as well as muting the radio until all occupants are buckled up.
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