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Man alleges injuries after e-cigarette exploded

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jun 27, 2018

EDWARDSVILLE — A man claims he was injured when his e-cigarette device exploded.

Family seeks extension of time in man’s suit alleging injuries after falling from ladder

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Jun 27, 2018

Two family members sued after a man fell from a ladder while attempting to repair a Pontoon Beach building are seeking an extension of time to answer.

‘This case has reached its end,’ Gilbert writes in shutting down Cook’s car crusher suit

By Record News | Jun 27, 2018

BENTON – U.S. Senior District Judge Phil Gilbert shut down an injury suit that Bruce Cook’s firm in Belleville filed for car crusher Richard Clark of Cobden.

Widow alleges husband died after being bitten by spiders at Freeburg rental property

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jun 26, 2018

BELLEVILLE – A widow alleges her husband died after being bitten by spiders at their rental property and that their landlords failed to exterminate the property.

Insulator alleges unsecured board in scaffolding caused fall at Wood River Refinery

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jun 26, 2018

EDWARDSVILLE – Damages are sought from the owners of a Roxana refinery after an insulator fell from scaffolding at the site and was injured.

Driver seeks more than $25,000 over alleged damages in Route 15 crash

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jun 25, 2018

BELLEVILLE – A driver is seeking damages from the estate of a woman who allegedly changed lanes when it was unsafe to do so and caused a collision.

Couple alleges distracted driver struck husband's vehicle on McKinley Bridge

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jun 25, 2018

BELLEVILLE – An Illinois couple alleges a distracted driver struck the rear of the husband's vehicle on an Illinois bridge.

More than $50,000 sought from driver over Belleville rear-end collision

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jun 25, 2018

BELLEVILLE – Two individuals are seeking damages from a motorist over alleged injuries sustained after a rear-end collision in Belleville.

Tenant alleges East St. Louis property had leaking natural gas line

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jun 25, 2018

BELLEVILLE – A tenant of an East St. Louis property alleges a leak in a natural gas line at the premises damaged his lungs and trachea.

Driver allegedly failed to yield, causing Belleville crash

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jun 25, 2018

BELLEVILLE – A St. Clair County resident has filed a suit against another county resident over an accident in Belleville.

Night club employee alleges patron struck him with car

By Lhalie Castillo | Jun 22, 2018

BELLEVILLE — A night club employee is suing a patron for allegedly hitting him with his car in Washington Park.

Southern District denies new trial in excessive force case against Mounds police officer

By Charmaine Little | Jun 21, 2018

A Mounds police officer struck out twice with the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois following a fight with a family that led to a lawsuit over excessive force allegations, according to a May 29 court opinion.

Driver alleges St. Louis Health Department employee caused collision

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jun 21, 2018

A motorist is seeking damages from a St. Louis Health Department employee after a rear-end collision in St. Louis.

Damages sought from owners of O'Fallon property over deck collapse

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jun 21, 2018

BELLEVILLE – Two individuals are suing the owners of an O'Fallon property after the deck they were standing on collapsed.

West Belleville Nail Spa customer alleges pedicure resulted in cellulitis

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jun 21, 2018

A patron of a Belleville business alleges he contracted cellulitis after receiving a pedicure there.

Woman sues bar and grill operators for negligence

By Lhalie Castillo | Jun 20, 2018

BELLEVILLE — A woman is suing the operators of a bar and grill after an intoxicated woman allegedly caused a head-on collision.

Driver sues over Southview Plaza parking lot crash

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jun 19, 2018

BELLEVILLE — A St. Clair County man is suing a motorist for allegedly causing a collision in the Southview Plaza parking lot.

Driver alleges injuries from Fairview Heights crash

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Jun 19, 2018

BELLEVILLE — A motorist is suing another driver following a Fairview Heights rear-end collision.

Motorist sues over rear-end collision

By Lhalie Castillo | Jun 19, 2018

BELLEVILLE — A motorist is suing another driver for allegedly causing a rear-end collision.

Motorist alleges injuries from Route 158 crash

By Lhalie Castillo | Jun 18, 2018

BELLEVILLE — A motorist is suing another driver for allegedly causing a collision on Illinois State Route 158.

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