Personal Injury Blog

Nicholas Redlin Westlake, a 29-year-old Saint Paul man, was fatally injured on Saturday when his car was hit by a Metro Green line train at the intersection of Eustis Street and University Avenue. Metro Transit announced his tragic passing in...

Attorneys Ryan Osterholm and Eric Hageman obtained a settlement for a child who contracted an E. coli O157:H7 infection from animal contact at a petting zoo at a county fair. The child developed a severe complication called hemolytic uremic syndrome...

Three people are dead and six others are recovering from injuries after a massive fire at the Chesapeake Crossing Senior Living Apartments in the early mornings hours of July 15.  Firefighters responding to the call at around 4:35 a.m., found...

Our community is grieving as another person has been shot and killed by a Minneapolis police officer. On July 15, 2017, a woman living in South Minneapolis, having called 911 at around 11:30 p.m. for assistance, met the squad car at...

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) is the agency that enacts safety regulations for large trucks and buses, referred to as motor carriers. FMCSA is spearheading a new national safety campaign meant to reduce crash injuries and deaths involving...

There were thirty-six fire deaths in Minnesota in 2016, 58% of them in a 1 or 2 family dwelling (single-family house, townhouse or duplex), according to the Fire Marshal. Twenty-two of those deaths happened in the first six months. We...

An E. coli O157 outbreak in the Hildale, Utah area was first reported on July 3, when six cases were confirmed. The outbreak has grown to 11 confirmed cases, according to the Southwest Utah Public Health Department (SWUPHD). Health department confirms...

Driver Pleads Guilty to Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol (DUI) Mr. Keller was scheduled to go to court today for his part in the death of a 5-year-old who had rolled down a hill and into the street where he...

One person died and three others were injured after a massive gas explosion in Manor Township, Pennsylvania. The July 2 blast was so powerful that it leveled one home, damaged four others so badly that they were condemned, and rendered...

There are over 200,000 motorcycles registered in Minnesota, according to the most recent Department of Transportation Crash Facts Report. Drivers need to remember to watch for motorcycles, providing additional space when traveling behind and when turning. Yesterday, July 4, 2017, two...