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Man alleges motorist caused multi-car crash in Cahokia

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 13, 2017, 5:21pm

BELLEVILLE — A driver is suing another motorist claiming she was responsible for a multiple-car collision in Cahokia in 2015.

CSX engineer claims driver for transportation service slammed door on his head

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 13, 2017, 9:30am

BELLEVILLE — A locomotive engineer claims a driver hired to transport employees injured him by shutting a door on his head.

Henderson Trucking says former employee gave confidential information to third party

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 13, 2017, 9:26am

BELLEVILLE — A Caseyville trucking company is suing a former employee and delivery service company after the employee allegedly disclosed false statements about her former employer's finances.

Former CSX employee claims railway company liable for asbestos-related cancer

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 12, 2017, 7:37am

BELLEVILLE — A maintenance worker is suing a railway company, alleging that its negligence surrounding employees' asbestos exposure led to his cancer diagnosis.

Man claims driver struck his motorcycle in East St. Louis while pulling out of lot

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 12, 2017, 7:33am

BELLEVILLE — A motorcyclist is suing the driver of a car alleging negligence for serious injuries from a June 2016 accident.

Mother sues over Mascoutah rear-end collision

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 12, 2017, 7:32am

BELLEVILLE — A mother is suing a motorist alleging that her negligence resulted in a crash and severe injuries to her and her children

Couple sues two drivers for April crash in Shiloh

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 12, 2017, 7:31am

BELLEVILLE — A driver and passenger are suing two other motorists holding them responsible for an April crash in Shiloh.

Geico seeks to dismiss suit alleging vehicle evidence shipped to Africa; Insurer says underlying collision suits have been settled

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Jun. 6, 2017, 7:11pm

Geico seeks to dismiss an East St. Louis trucking company’s lawsuit alleging the insurance company shipped a vehicle to Africa that was evidence in three lawsuits that have since been settled.

St. Clair County real estate May 9-11

Carrie Gonzalez Jun. 6, 2017, 7:03pm

An O'Fallon property sold for more than $416,000 as part of the recent St. Clair County real estate transactions for May 9-11.

Former judge Baricevic represents tax buyer convicted of bid rigging in former wife’s suit

Heather Isringhausen Gvillo Jun. 6, 2017, 5:43pm

John Vassen, who pleaded guilty to rigging bids at tax sales, his brother and his father’s estate all seek to dismiss Vassen’s former wife’s suit seeking $714,757, arguing that she conducted improper service.

St. Clair County foreclosures May 18-30

Carrie Gonzalez Jun. 6, 2017, 5:16pm

There were 17 foreclosures in St. Clair County from May 18-30.

Passenger sues over 2015 collision

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 5, 2017, 10:14pm

BELLEVILLE — A passenger is suing a motorist for allegedly causing a 2015 collision

Woman claims driver ran over her feet outside Cahokia Shop 'n Save

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 5, 2017, 10:08pm

BELLEVILLE — A pedestrian is suing a motorist for allegedly running over her feet as she exited the Cahokia Shop 'N Save.

Man alleges horse training facility operators spooked horse

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 5, 2017, 10:01pm

BELLEVILLE — A man  is suing the operators of a horse training facility for allegedly driving a car into the arena and spooking the horse, causing it to fall on top of the plaintiff.

Woman accuses former boyfriend of defamation for allegedly distributing nude photos

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 5, 2017, 9:48pm

BELLEVILLE — A woman is suing her former boyfriend for allegedly distributing nude photos without permission.

Subcontractor allegedly fell 20 feet when telephone pole broke

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 5, 2017, 9:42pm

BELLEVILLE — A Charter subcontractor claims he was injured when a telephone pole snapped while he was attempting to replace wires.

East St. Louis accused of failing to replace stop sign

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 5, 2017, 9:30pm

BELLEVILLE — A motorist and passenger are suing the City of East St. Louis for failing to replace a stop sign, which caused a collision.

Enterprise sued after rental car ran out of gas, causing fatal collision

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 5, 2017, 9:14pm

BELLEVILLE — A woman is suing Enterprise after a rental car ran out of gas and caused a fatal collision on Interstate 55.

Man alleges injuries from trip, fall at auction

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 5, 2017, 9:03pm

BELLEVILLE — A man is suing the St. Clair County Public Building Commission after he allegedly tripped on a floor mat during an auction.

Woman sues store owner over parking lot trip, fall

Noddy A. Fernandez Jun. 5, 2017, 8:55pm

BELLEVILLE — A woman is suing a store owner for allegedly failing to keep a parking lot safe and free from dangerous conditions.