Examples of wreckage in a Sentence
Workers sifted through the wreckage of the building, searching for bodies.
They cleared the wreckage from the track.
Recent Examples of wreckage from the Web
Freeman was unable to stand and eventually was plucked from the wreckage by rescuers and taken to the hospital, Petru said.
Police said bystanders pulled the driver, identified as Eric Lamont Moss, 28, from the wreckage, moments before the burning Mercedes exploded 30 feet into the woods off Rose Hill Road, near Hawthorne Road, in La Plata in Charles County.
Officers arrived on scene and located the fire from the wreckage in a heavily wooded area behind a residence.
First responders had to cut the passenger out of the wreckage, and both she and the driver were rushed to the hospital.
Chunks of insulation could be seen scattered around the wreckage, and vending machines, bleachers and turf playing fields were exposed to the still-falling snow.
Trump, who made the comments after touring the island to see Maria's wreckage, does not exert direct control over Puerto Rico's debt restructuring.
Most of the wreckage, including the data and voice recorders, was never recovered, so the precise cause of the route deviation has not officially been determined.
Between Islamorada and Stock Island — which abuts Key West — there are swaths of dramatic wreckage, mostly where the wind and water tossed around trailers, campers and boats.
These example sentences are selected automatically from various online news sources to reflect current usage of the word 'wreckage.' Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback.
First Known Use of wreckage
WRECKAGE Defined for English Language Learners
WRECKAGE Defined for Kids
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up wreckage? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).