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Man killed in Chicago auto accident

by fst | March 2nd, 2009

February 26, 2009

One man was killed in a Chicago auto accident, according Chicago Breaking News.

The Chicago car accident happened on Lake Shore Drive near 45th Street. According to a witness the Illinois auto accident victim was headed north when he lost control of his vehicle and hit a light pole. The driver was the only person in the vehicle at the time of the Chicago auto accident.

He had to be extricated from the vehicle by emergency personnel, and was transported to the hospital where he later died.

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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.

Lawsuit filed in Chicago nursing home abuse case

by fst | February 24th, 2009

February 24, 2009

The Chicago Tribune reports that the family of a nursing home resident who died last week filed an Illinois nursing home abuse lawsuit against the facility where she lived.

The victim froze to death when she wandered outside into the courtyard of the nursing home. She was found in the courtyard after being outside for about 90 minutes in freezing cold temperatures. The Chicago nursing home abuse victim was wearing an ankle bracelet that should have triggered an alarm when she went outside.

Although prosecutors are investigating this Chicago nursing home abuse case, the family of the deceased is planning to conduct its own investigation.

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The Chicago nursing home abuse lawyers at Fleschner, Stark, Tanoos & Newlin can help if your loved one has been the victim of Illinois nursing home neglect.

Woman killed in Fort Wayne auto accident

by fst | February 10th, 2009

February 5, 2009

The Times-Union reports that a woman died from injuries she received in a Fort Wayne auto accident.

The woman was traveling south on Indiana 15 when she lost control of her vehicle and slid into the path of a pickup truck, causing the Indiana auto accident. The truck had a snowplow attached to the front.

The woman became trapped inside her vehicle and had to be removed by emergency personnel workers. She suffered blunt force trauma from the Fort Wayne car accident.

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The Fort Wayne auto accident lawyers at Fleschner, Stark, Tanoos & Newlin can help if you have been injured in a car accident.

Man charged with DUI in Chicago auto accident

by fst | February 9th, 2009

February 3, 2009

The Chicago Sun Times reports that a man has been charged with driving under the influence after hitting three teens with his vehicle and then crashing into another vehicle.

Police report that the driver of a 1990 Ford Thunderbird was headed west on Galena Blvd. at a high rate of speed, when he ran a stop sign causing the Illinois auto accident. The vehicle then drove off the road and hit three teens who were standing on the street corner.

The vehicle then hit a pickup truck parked in a driveway. The driver then attempted to flee on foot from the scene of the Chicago auto accident.

The three teens were taken to a local hospital following the Chicago car accident. They are being treated for non-life threatening injuries.

The driver was charged with an aggravated DUI along with several other charges in this Chicago auto accident.

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

Four injured in Terre Haute auto accident

by fst | January 27th, 2009

January 27, 2009

The Terre Haute Tribune Star reports that four people were injured in a Terre Haute auto accident.

According to the Sheriff’s department, one vehicle was traveling east on Gilchrist road, and another vehicle was traveling north on US 41 when the Terre Haute car accident occurred. The vehicle traveling east appeared in the path of the other vehicle, before the driver had time to react.

The driver of the northbound car struck the other vehicle before leaving the intersection, crossing the median, and heading down a steep embankment.

Four people suffered minor injuries in the Indiana auto accident.

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

Icy roads cause Terre Haute auto accident

by fst | January 21st, 2009

January 8, 2009

Icy roads are responsible for a Terre Haute auto accident, according to WTHI-TV.

State police reported that the driver of a Dodge Durango was traveling eastbound on Intersate70 when the Terre Haute car accident occurred. The driver hit a patch of black ice, slid off the road and down an embankment, and flipped over onto the vehicle’s top.

Three people were inside the vehicle at the time of the Indiana auto accident. Two people were taken to the hospital following the Terre Haute auto accident.

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

Bicyclist suffers South Bend brain injury from accident

by fst | July 22nd, 2008

July 22, 2008

A bicyclist that was injured in a hit-and-run accident remains in critical condition with a South Bend brain injury.

According to The South Bend Tribune, the man suffered the South Bend brain injury after a vehicle struck him in an intersection while he was on his way to the YMCA.

Initially, the man who suffered the South Bend brain injury was taken to the hospital for non life-threatening injuries. However, over time his condition has worsened, and the man has undergone surgery to relieve pressure on his brain.

The wife of the injured man said she believes her husband’s South Bend brain injury would have been worse had he not been wearing a helmet at the time of his accident.

The driver of the vehicle that hit the bicyclist has been taken into custody and will face a hearing for the Indiana auto accident.

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