April 14, 2017- Forklift Accident Leaves Worker Dead At Industrial Complex
A forklift accident close to the Philadelphia International Airport left a man dead. According to authorities, emergency crews responded to reports of a man trapped underneath a forklift. The exact details of how the accident took place are not known. The victim was only identified as a 35-year-old man who died on the scene of the accident. The accident took place at the Airport Business Complex, Delaware County.
March 23, 2017- Drunk Woman Sues A Philadelphia Bar For Serving Her While Intoxicated
A woman from Media, PA is suing a now-closed Philadelphia bar for what she is alleging is the bar’s responsibility for her automobile accident. The woman alleges that she was involved in an accident after leaving the bar and was left with serious injuries. She stated that the bar sold or gave her excessive amounts of intoxicating beverages while she was visibly intoxicated and was exhibiting signs of serious intoxication. Due to negligence and violating the Dram Shop Act, the complainant is seeking damages, individually, jointly and severally in excess of $50, 000 plus punitive damages.
February 21, 2017- 2-Year-Old Hospitalized After Being Bitten In The Face By Dog
A two-year-old has been hospitalized after she was bitten in the face by a dog. The dog bite incident took place in Northeast Philadelphia. The child was transported to Torresdale hospital and it was unclear what type of breed the dog was or what led to the attack. There were no further police details about this dog attack.
January 27, 2017- Philadelphia Sheriff Involved In Elevator Accident Files Lawsuit
A Philadelphia sheriff’s sergeant was paralyzed in an elevator accident that took place at the Criminal Justice Center (CJC). An attorney for the victim filed a lawsuit against the company that operates the city’s CJC, US Facilities. His lawsuit alleges that the company failed to maintain, repair, and inspect the elevator where the accident happened. The sheriff suffered broken bones in his back. For more information about this accident and lawsuit click here.
December 22, 2016- Two People Killed After Car Slams Into A School Bus
Two people were killed on December 18, 2016, after their car slammed into the back of a school bus on Roosevelt Boulevard in North East Philadelphia. According to police, the driver of the Mercedes was going well over the 45 mph speed limit on the outer lanes of Roosevelt Boulevard, approaching Woodward Street. More information about this accident can be found on 6abc.com.
November 5th, 2016 – Fiery Accident Possibly Caused By Illegal Racing
One man was killed and two others injured in an accident involving two cars in the Bustleton neighborhood of Philadelphia. Although a full investigation has not yet been completed, at this time the police believe that the cars collided, forcing one into a utility pole, while the drivers were racing. For more information on this check out The Inquirer Daily News.