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Passengers sue truck driver over fatal crash on I-55 in November 2017

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Nov 13, 2018

EDWARDSVILLE — Truck driver Mohamed Yussuf Jama is being sued by two more passengers alleging injuries from a fatal multi-vehicle crash on Interstate 55 in November 2017.

Wrongful death suit filed against car wax manufacturer

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Nov 13, 2018

EDWARDSVILLE — A surviving spouse is suing a car wax manufacturer for allegedly failing to provide warnings of the risks associated with using the car polish.

Motorist sues over South Roxana crash

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Nov 13, 2018

EDWARDSVILLE — A woman is suing Madison County Mass Transit District after one of its employees allegedly caused a collision in South Roxana.

Motorist, passenger allege injuries from Fairview Heights crash

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Nov 13, 2018

BELLEVILLE — A motorist and a passenger claim they were injured in a Fairview Heights collision.

Court rejects woman’s request to strike federal jury trial in vomit-slip case

By John Sammon | Nov 13, 2018

BENTON – The U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois on Oct. 24 rejected the attempt of a woman to strike a defendant request for a jury trial saying the plaintiff had acted in “bad faith” in state court in notifying the defendant of the projected amount of her damage claim.

Woman files Dram Shop suit against Halloween event organizers

By Lhalie Castillo | Nov 13, 2018

BELLEVILLE — A motorist filed a Dram Shop suit against another driver and organizers of the Second Annual Witch Bus Fly after she was allegedly injured in a crash.

Motorcyclist seeks default judgment in suit alleging helmet was defective

By Heather Isringhausen Gvillo | Nov 12, 2018

A motorcyclist seeks default judgment against a helmet manufacturer in a suit alleging he suffered a severe brain injury due to a defective helmet.

Wood River woman alleges injuries from benzene-containing car polish

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Nov 12, 2018

EDWARDSVILLE — A woman is suing a car polish manufacturer for allegedly failing to exercise reasonable care and caution for the safety of those working with and around benzene-containing materials.

Motorist alleges injuries from rear-end collision

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Nov 12, 2018

EDWARDSVILLE — A Missouri driver claims she was injured in a rear-end crash on Interstate 255.

Motorist sues over Bethalto crash

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Nov 12, 2018

EDWARDSVILLE — A motorist is suing another driver for allegedly causing a Bethalto collision.

Motorist alleges injuries from East St. Louis crash

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Nov 9, 2018

BELLEVILLE — A driver is suing another motorist for allegedly causing an East St. Louis collision.

Wood River tenant alleges injuries from falling ceiling

By Lhalie Castillo | Nov 8, 2018

EDWARDSVILLE — A Wood River tenant is suing her landlord after the ceiling allegedly fell on her head.

Insurance company sues driver for allegedly causing collision

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Nov 8, 2018

BELLEVILLE — An insurer is suing a driver after it had to pay underinsured motorist benefits following a collision.

Demolition service providers allegedly shocked while working

By Lhalie Castillo | Nov 8, 2018

BELLEVILLE — Demolition service providers are suing property owners after they were allegedly shocked while working.

Man sues contractors over faulty scaffolding

By Lhalie Castillo | Nov 7, 2018

BELLEVILLE — A man claims he was injured when a scaffold board snapped while working at a construction site.

Driver sues over Swansea collision

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Nov 7, 2018

BELLEVILLE — A motorist is suing another driver for allegedly causing a Swansea collision.

Motorist alleges injuries following Caseyville collision

By Lhalie Castillo | Nov 7, 2018

BELLEVILLE — A man is suing shuttle bus operators and two drivers for allegedly causing a multi-vehicle collision in Caseyville.

Cook sues food delivery service over alleged leg injuries

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Nov 6, 2018

BELLEVILLE — A cook at Longhorn Steakhouse claims he was injured when he was struck in the leg with a box.

Rig operator alleges injuries while reducing load height

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Nov 6, 2018

BELLEVILLE — A rig operator is suing International Harvester, alleging he was injured due to a design defect.

Clerk alleges Union Pacific caused lymphocytic disease

By Angelica Saylo Pilo | Nov 6, 2018

BELLEVILLE — A clerk is suing Union Pacific Railroad Company for allegedly exposing him to toxic substances.

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