News from November 2013

Lenscrafters store in Champaign blamed for girl's injury in St. Clair Co. suit

By Kelly Holleran | Nov 11, 2013

A 50-pound mirror at a Lenscrafters store failed to remain attached to a wall and fell on top of a six-year-old girl, prompting her parents to file a lawsuit against the store.

Bunker Hill bar sued over customer's trip on step

By Andrea Dearden | Nov 12, 2013

The owner of a Bunker Hill bar is being sued by a customer who says she slipped on a step and hurt herself.

Utility vehicle driver blamed for Route 177 rear-end accident

By Kelly Holleran | Nov 12, 2013

A man claims he experienced pain and suffering after a driver rear-ended the vehicle in which he was riding.

Taco Bell worker claims she was terminated after reporting threats

By Kelly Holleran | Nov 12, 2013

A woman has filed suit against her former employer, alleging she was fired from her job after she reported threats and physical abuse made by one of her co-workers.

Driver blamed for running red light in St. Clair County suit

By Kelly Holleran | Nov 12, 2013

A man has filed suit against the driver who he claims disregarded a red light and ran into his vehicle.Jarvis D. Herron claims he was driving north on Bunkum Road near Washington Park on June 9, 2013, when defendant Renata L. Greer, who was driving south on Kingshighway, ran a red light and struck Herron’s vehicle.Because of the collision, Herron suffered disability and disfigurement, experienced great

Vehicle owner and driver sued over Route 161 collision

By Kelly Holleran | Nov 12, 2013

A woman claims she suffered serious injuries to her neck, back and head after a driver disregarded a traffic signal and struck her vehicle.

Cell phone distracted driver, caused accident, suit claims

By Andrea Dearden | Nov 13, 2013

A woman is accused of being distracted by her cell phone and causing a crash at a Pontoon Beach intersection.

Failure to yield cited in auto accident injury suit

By Kelly Holleran | Nov 13, 2013

A woman has filed suit against the driver who she claims failed to yield the right-of-way and struck her vehicle.

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