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Jerseyville man sues wrong-way driver

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Aug 7, 2018

EDWARDSVILLE — A motorist is suing another driver for allegedly traveling in the wrong direction on I-255, causing a multi-vehicle collision.

Motorist alleges injuries from multi-vehicle collision on I-55

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Aug 7, 2018

EDWARDSVILLE — A motorist is suing two drivers for allegedly causing a multi-car collision on I-55 in December.

Driver alleges injuries from Edwardsville crash

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Aug 7, 2018

EDWARDSVILLE — A Madison County motorist is suing a another driver for allegedly causing an Edwardsville collision.

Woman files Dram Shop suit against Pink Slip Exotic Bar

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Aug 7, 2018

A Lovejoy nightclub faces a lawsuit after an allegedly drunk patron caused a motor vehicle crash.

Truck driver seeks order staying case over fatal multi-vehicle collision on I-55 last November

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Aug 6, 2018

A truck driver being charged with reckless homicide after causing a multi-vehicle fatal crash on I-55 in November 2017 seeks to stay the civil cases, arguing that continuing litigation pending the criminal proceedings would risk self-incrimination.

Motorcycle passenger sues driver, motorist over crash

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Aug 6, 2018

BELLEVILLE — A passenger on a motorcycle blames her driver and another motorist for causing a crash on West Main Street.

Woman alleges injuries from collision with garbage truck

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Aug 6, 2018

A city garbage truck hit a St. Clair County resident's vehicle, a lawsuit claims.

Driver sued over fatal Godfrey collision

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Aug 6, 2018

EDWARDSVILLE — An independent administrator is suing a driver for allegedly causing a fatal collision on Interstate 255.

Woman sues Belleville Township High School over collapsed chair

By Lhalie Castillo | Aug 3, 2018

A Belleville woman injured at concert in Belleville East High School prompted a lawsuit against the school district.

Man settles personal injury suit against auctioneer

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Aug 3, 2018

Madison County Circuit Judge Dennis Ruth dismissed a man’s suit alleging he was injured by an upturned garden rake at an auction after the parties reached a settlement agreement.

Motorist sues lawncare company over Troy crash

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Aug 2, 2018

A Lebanon driver blames an employee of a lawn care company for a crash on Troy O'Fallon Road.

Parents of deceased teen respond to employer's motion to dismiss electrocution suit

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Aug 2, 2018

The parents of a deceased teen argue that their son’s former employer should be held liable for the negligent work it completed at a home in 2014, which they allege lead to the decedent’s electrocution in 2017.

Motorist allegedly turned in front of vehicle, caused collision

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jul 31, 2018

BELLEVILLE — A motorist and passenger claim another driver turned in front of them, causing a collision.

McDonald's hot coffee spill prompts lawsuit by Brighton woman

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jul 31, 2018

A Brighton woman says a McDonald's employee spilled hot coffee on her.

Woman blames another driver over Caseyville collision

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jul 31, 2018

A crash on Route 157 in Caseyville prompted a lawsuit between two drivers.

Motorcycle rider sues over crash in Millstadt

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jul 31, 2018

A motorcycle crash on State Route 158 in Millstadt prompted a lawsuit.

Swansea crash leads to lawsuit

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jul 31, 2018

A St. Clair County resident blames another motorist for a crash on Illinois Route 161.

Woman alleges injuries following rear-end collision

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jul 31, 2018

BELLEVILLE — A woman claims she struck a parked car after another motorist rear-ended her vehicle.

Woman sues over Illinois Route 15 multi-vehicle collision

By Lhalie Castillo | Jul 30, 2018

A multi-vehicle accident on Illinois Route 15 prompted a lawsuit against three motorists.

Fatal shooting prompts lawsuit against East St. Louis Housing Authority

By Lhalie Castillo | Jul 30, 2018

The East St. Louis Housing Authority did not fix a security screen and an intruder shot and killed a resident, her family claims in court.

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