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Worker injured in construction site accident files $55 mill. suit

As previously discussed on Aug. 29 ("Worker suffers leg injury in construction site accident ,") a construction worker suffered a serious injury after an accident occurred. The man was working on a New York subway system when he was injured by machinery. Now, he is bringing a personal injury suit...

Car accident leads to 2 deaths, 1 injury in New York

An unexpected New York vehicle crash recently left two people dead and a third person barely surviving. A car accident can quickly take place if a driver is negligent or reckless behind the wheel. It's understandable for the family members of the deceased victims to seek answers about the cause of...

Product liability suit filed after son's shorts caught fire

After an extremely bizarre accident in which a child suffered from serious injuries , the boy's family is filing a civil suit. The boy's parents claim that, during a bonfire, the boy's Nike shorts -- which were a specific brand sold in New York as well as in the rest of the country -- spontaneously...

Heavy equipment causes fatal accident at manufacturing plant

Anytime a person works with heavy equipment, that worker runs the risk of being injured. A 28-year-old contract worker recently lost his life in a fatal accident involving heavy equipment. The New York accident is currently under investigation. Around 2 p.m., emergency personnel -- including two...

Fatal car accident claims lives of 2 New York residents

A fatal car accident in the Ray Brook area of New York has claimed the life of two innocent people. The driver who allegedly caused the accident is currently in police custody and faces several charges from the incident. According to those who saw the vehicle before the car accident, the man was...

Drunk driving accident kills 1 sister, injures the other

Despite the obvious dangers of driving drunk, some people still make the poor choice to get in a car and drive after drinking too much. This choice does not just put the driver in danger. It poses a risk to others in or near the roadway. A New York woman was recently arrested after causing a drunk...

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