Auto Accident

Man dies in Terre Haute auto accident

by fst | May 18th, 2011

May 19, 2011

WTHI reports one man has died and another was injured in a Terre Haute auto accident.

The Terre Haute auto accident took place when the car the two men were driving in hit a pothole and the driver lost control. The car ran off the road and into a lake a little past midnight in the Terre Haute auto accident.

The driver died during the Terre Haute auto accident, and the passenger was stuck in freezing waters for almost seven hours. The passenger was found once it became light outside.

The Terre Haute auto accident passenger was taken to a local hospital where he is being treated for advanced hypothermia.

Police are still investigating the Terre Haute auto accident.

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Do you think automakers should equip cars with emergency exits to use if the vehicle becomes trapped under water?

If you have been injured in a Terre Haute auto accident, the Terre Haute auto accident lawyers at Fleschner, Stark, Tanoos & Newlin can help you.

Two injured in Terre Haute auto accident

by fst | April 27th, 2011

April 28, 2011

WTHI reports that two people were injured in a Terre Haute auto accident on US 41.

The Terre Haute auto accident took place after a Chevrolet passenger van drove into a path of on oncoming Chevrolet Monte Carlo.

The driver and passager of the passenger van were taken to a local hospital. The driver of the Monte Carlo refused medical treatment.

Police do not believe alcohol played a role in the Terre Haute auto accident. The driver of the passenger van was cited for failure to yield to the right of way.

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If someone is cited for an accident, do you think that means they should be liable for the damages of the other car?

If you have been injured in a Terre Haute auto accident, the Terre Haute auto accident lawyers at Fleschner, Stark, Tanoos & Newlin can help you.

Man injured in Terre Haute motocycle accident

by fst | April 20th, 2011

April 21, 2011

Trib Star reports that a man was airlifted after a Terre Haut motorcyle accident.

The motorcyclist was heading west on Indiana 42 towards Palmer Street when a car from Palmer Street turned left onto Indiana 42 and in the path of the motorcycle.

When the motorcycle driver applied the brakes, he lost control of his motorcycle and it started to skid and the Terre Haute motorcycle accident resulted with the man being thrown off his motorcycle. The driver was wearing a helmet at the time of the Terre Haute motorcycle accident.

The man was unconscious when the emergency officials arrived, but gained consciousness when he was being transported to the hospital.

The driver was airlifted to an Indianapolis airport.

The driver of the other vehicle was cited for failing to yield the right of way after the Terre Haute motorcycle accident.

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Can a driver be held responsible for a crash when there was no contact?

If you have been injured in a Terre Haute motorcycle accident, the Terre Haute motorcycle accident lawyers at Fleschner, Stark, Tanoos & Newlin can help you.

Should stiffer penalties be accessed for causing a Terre Haute auto accident?

by fst | April 29th, 2010

WTHI-TV reports that three people suffered injuries in a Terre Haute auto accident at State Road 46 and Poplar. A car was moving from the right lane to the left lane when it was struck by a truck.

The truck struck the vehicle from behind and was traveling at a high rate of speed at the time of the Terre Haute auto accident. Three of the four people in the car were transported to the hospital to be treated for injuries.

The driver of the truck was fined for causing the Terre Haute auto accident.

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Do you think a fine is enough of a penalty for causing an accident? Do you think stiffer penalties for negligent driving would have an impact on accident rates?

The Indiana auto accident lawyers at Fleshner, Stark, Tanoos & Newlin can help you if you have been the victim of someone else’s negligent actions.

One Killed in Accident Involving Ambulance

by fst | April 23rd, 2010

The Terre Haute Tribune Star reports that one person was killed in a Terre Haute auto accident involving an ambulance.

According to police, the ambulance was en route to the hospital but with a non-emergency status, so lights and sirens were not turned on.

The ambulance was traveling north on U.S. 41 when a passenger car traveling westbound on County Road 300 North failed to stop and pulled into the path of the ambulance. The vehicle was struck by the ambulance, and the driver was pronounced dead at the scene from suspected head and internal injuries.

It is unknown if drugs or alcohol played a factor in the crash.

The patient in the ambulance was airlifted to a hospital to be treated for injuries suffered in the crash.

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For safety reasons, do you think an ambulance should travel with lights and sirens any time a patient is on board? If you’ve been involved in a Terre Haute auto accident, the Indiana auto accident lawyers at Fleschner, Stark, Tanoos & Newlin can help.

Icy conditions lead to Cincinnati auto accident

by fst | December 11th, 2008

December 11, 2008

WCPO News reports that icy conditions led to a two-vehicle Cincinnati auto accident.  The Cincinnati auto accident occurred on Columbia Parkway between Kemper Lane and Martin Drive.

According to police, the driver of an Explorer was traveling westbound when he lost control of his vehicle and hit a vehicle traveling eastbound causing this Cincinnati car accident.

Police believe the Ohio auto accident was caused by slick road conditions. Both drivers were taken to the hospital to be treated for non-life threatening injuries following the Cincinnati car accident.

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The Cincinnati auto accident lawyers at Fleschner, Stark, Tanoos & Newlin can help if you have been injured in an Ohio car accident.

Columbus auto accident kills two young women

by fst | December 9th, 2008

December 9, 2008

Many questions remain following a Columbus auto accident, reports the Columbus Dispatch. Police are trying to confirm who was driving the vehicle that caused the Ohio auto accident.

According to police, a Ford Thunderbird was headed west on Morse Road when it crossed the center line, clipped another vehicle, and then crashed head on into a BMW.

The driver of the BMW died at Ohio State University Medical Center following the Columbus auto accident. A female passenger in the Thunderbird also died at a hospital following the Columbus car accident.

An initial report said that the driver of the Thunderbird was a young man. He was charged with speeding and driving without a license. He later said it was his father that had been driving the vehicle. This Columbus auto accident is still under investigation.

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The Columbus car accident lawyers at Fleschner, Stark, Tanoos & Newlin can help if you have been injured in an Ohio auto accident.

Elderly man killed in Chicago auto accident

by fst | December 2nd, 2008

December 2, 2008

An elderly man was killed in a Chicago auto accident Sunday, according to the Chicago Tribune.

Police report that the man was crossing the street between two parked cars in front of his home when the Chicago car accident occurred. The Illinois auto accident happened in the 5700 block of South California Avenue in the Gage Park neighborhood.

The man was struck by a white 2002 Ford pickup truck. The driver of the truck, who caused the Chicago auto accident, was later issued multiple citations including, failure to report an accident and reckless driving.

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The Chicago car accident attorneys at Fleschner, Stark, Tanoos & Newlin can help if you have been injured in an Illinois auto accident.

Cincinnati auto accident kills local woman

by fst | November 6th, 2008

November 6, 2008

Cincinnati.com reports that one woman died in a fiery Cincinnati car accident early Monday morning.

The Cincinnati auto accident occurred in the Walnut Hills area just after 2 am. Police were called to the intersection of Victory Parkway and Lexington Avenue.

Police report the car involved in the Ohio auto accident was traveling at a high rate of speed when the driver lost control and ran into a pole. The vehicle then burst in to flames.

The victim in the Cincinnati auto accident was trapped inside the vehicle and died at the scene.

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The Cincinnati car accident attorneys at Fleschner, Stark, Tanoos & Newlin can help if you have been injured in an Ohio auto accident.

Motorist critically injured in Chicago auto accident

by fst | October 30th, 2008

October 28, 2008

A man was critically injured when his vehicle slammed into a semi-truck and became pinned underneath the vehicle, according to the Chicago Sun Times.

The Chicago auto accident happened at 3:25 am. The motorist was driving a Nissan Sentra at a high rate of speed down Cicero Avenue; the semi was turning onto Cicero Avenue when the car slammed into the truck.

Fire crews responded to the Chicago car accident and the driver of the car was taken to Christ Medical Center to be treated for critical injuries.

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The Chicago auto accident attorneys at Fleschner, Stark, Tanoos & Newlin can help if you have been injured in an Illinois car accident.