Drinking and Driving
DUI Semi Truck Driver Arrested after Crash Causes Serious Injuries

A woman driving a Prius was seriously injured when a semi-tractor driver rear ended her car on Route 521, on the Interstate 5 overpass, in Lakewood, Washington, just south of Tacoma. The car was sent across traffic and crashed into…

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Pallet at Walmart Distribution Center Falls on Driver, Causing Serious Injuries

A large pallet fell on a truck driver at the Walmart Distribution Center on Freetown Road in Raymond, New Hampshire. The driver, who was seriously injured, was transported to the hospital. The incident happened on December 27, 2016, at about 8…

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Rock from Dump Truck Crashes through Car Windshield, Killing Driver

Below is the preliminary report in a wrongful death accident where a rock fell off of a dump truck and went through the windshield of a car, the driver of which died at the scene. It is a tragic case,…

Dump Truck Traffic Accident
One Dead, One Injured in Dump Truck Crash

Dump trucks cause more injuries and deaths than most other specialty trucks that are not 18-wheeler transportation vehicles. Attorney Fred Pritzker recently won settlements for 2 families whose loved ones were killed by dump truck drivers. Contact Fred for a…

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Family from Warba, MN, in Crash with Semi Truck

A family from Warba, Minnesota, was injured when a semi truck turned left into their car. Minnesota State Patrol Preliminary Report A Toyota Camry was traveling eastbound on Highway 2. A semi truck, a 2000 International 8000 series, traveling westbound,…

Drink and Drive Fatal Accident
Wisconsin Amish Family Devastated by Drunk Driver

Prosecutors in Wood County, Wisconsin, are preparing a criminal case against the driver of a pickup truck who allegedly was intoxicated when his vehicle slammed into a horse-drawn wagon, killing the driver and severely injuring one of the wagon driver’s…

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Tau Protien and Traumatic Brain Injury Complications

Abnormally high levels of brain protein called tau have been linked to acute traumatic brain injury (TBI) complications. New research from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) has found that accumulations of tau may also be responsible for long-term complications…

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A Concussion is a Traumatic Brain Injury

Attorney Fred Pritzker has represented many clients who suffered concussions in traffic accidents. “A concussion is a traumatic brain injury and serious even if it seems mild,” said Fred, who along with attorney Eric Hageman, recently won $4 million for…

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Passenger and Driver of Volvo Semi Truck Seriously Injured in Rollover Accident in Minnesota

The driver of a semi truck and his passenger were seriously injured in a rollover accident. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, a driver was on I90 near Stewartville, Minnesota, when his truck ran off of the road into the…

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My Son was in an Automobile Accident with an 18-Wheeler

Question: My son was in an automobile accident with an 18-wheeler. The truck driver admitted he was looking at his iPhone and music on his iTunes app at the time of the accident. He swerved into my son’s lane. My…

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Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI), Risk Factor for Stroke

A stroke occurs when blood flow to a part of the brain is interrupted. If the blood flow interruption lasts longer than a few seconds, brain cells can die resulting in permanent brain damage or death. A traumatic brain injury…

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TBI Injury from an Accident and Depression, Personality Change, Bipolar Disorder

Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) often causes cognitive and psychiatric disorders*. If a negligent driver or company caused the TBI, the victim and his or her family has the right to sue for compensation. “It is important to get an accident…