auto crash News

Extricating Injured Passenger From a Crashed Auto Constitutes Use of That Auto

The word “use” in an automobile liability insurance policy is generally given a broad, general and comprehensive meaning that results in broad coverage. The word “use” includes “loading and unloading” of the motor vehicle. The determination of whether an injury …

Kentucky Woman Uses Gatorade to Put Out Fire at Crash

A Louisville, Ky., wrestling coach and his two sons were saved from a fiery crash when someone dumped Gatorade on the blaze after their SUV wrecked along Interstate 64 near Frankfort. The crash happened early Sunday morning as Fern Creek …

Civil Lawsuit Filed in 2010 Fatal Crash in North Dakota

The father of a woman killed in a bus-motorcycle crash in Fargo, N.D., two years ago has filed a personal injury lawsuit against the bus driver and the church that employed her. Mirsad Kocic is seeking at least $50,000 in …

AAA: Inadequate Guardrails at New York Site Where 7 Died

The section of highway where an accident sent seven members of a Bronx family flying over a guardrail and plummeting to their deaths has narrow lanes, steep hills, tight turns, inadequate guardrails and no breakdown lane, an auto safety group …

Woman Wants Lawsuit Against Oklahoma State Coach Moved

A woman suing former Oklahoma State basketball coach Eddie Sutton for a February 2006 auto crash wants the case moved out of Payne County. Teresa Barnard says she suffered back and leg injuries and suffered mental anguish when Sutton crashed …