Personal Injury News

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13 Jan 2017
Families of McNeilus Burn Victims Set Up GoFundMe Pages

The families of McNeilus Truck and Manufacturing employees injured in a January 11 explosion at the company have set up GoFundMe pages to help with their recoveries as a record of past safety violations at the plant in Dodge Center,…

13 Jan 2017
2 Truck Drivers Injured in Kansas Crash

Two truck drivers were hospitalized in Stafford, KS  on Thursday after colliding on at the intersection of 30th Avenue and U.S. 50. The semi trucks, driven by Heert P. Dewindt, of Pehlan, CA and Kevin John Peters, of Covington, GA,…

12 Jan 2017
Six Children Die in Baltimore House Fire, Girl, 8, Saves Three

Six children tragically died in a house fire in northeast Baltimore on Thursday, January 12, 2017. Three of their siblings and their mother survived. Katie Malone, a special assistant to U.S. Rep Elijah E. Cummings, lived with her husband William…

12 Jan 2017
Woman Dies in Mound, MN Apartment Fire

A woman tragically died after a fire broke out at an apartment building in Mound, MN. Her death is Minnesota’s first fire fatality of 2017. The fire broke out just after 8 a.m. on Thursday at the Grandview Apartments at…

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12 Jan 2017
E. coli Outbreak at Captain Al’s in Gulfport, MS, Says MDH

An E. coli outbreak has been associated with Captain Al’s Steak and Seafood Restaurant in Gulfport, Mississippi. Dates of exposure were from December 16 to December 30, 2016. At least 50 people were sickened with acute gastroenteritis after eating at that restaurant,…

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11 Jan 2017
Explosion at McNeilus Truck and Manufacturing Injures 6

An explosion at McNeilus Truck and Manufacturing in Dodge Center, MN on January 11, 2017 injured six people. Two people with severe burns were airlifted to Regions Hospital in St. Paul, which has a nationally recognized burn center. Two additional…

11 Jan 2017
One Fatality in Semi Truck Accident in Ohio

A two-vehicle crash took place Tuesday morning in York County, Ohio involving the driver of a Ford Expedition and a Volvo semi truck. Sarasota, Florida resident Robert E. Zechman Jr. was driving eastbound on US 20 towards Bellevue when a…

11 Jan 2017
Semi Tractor Trailer Rig Loses Control in Texas, Killing Two

Family and friends in Orange, Texas, are mourning the loss of Laura Blevins and Donald Gene Blevins after the two died at the scene of a horrific semi-truck crash. The Texas Department of Public Safety issued a press release saying…

Baltimore Construction Worker Killed In Pasadena Traffic Accident

58-year-old Christopher Chase was directing traffic in the middle of the intersection of Fort Smallwood Road and Hillcreek Road in Pasadena when he was struck by a Jeep Grand Cherokee driven by a 32-year-old resident of Pasadena.  Chase, a construction worker…