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September 2015 Archives

Child gets brain injuries in car accident with driver on cocaine

A child is now suffering from extreme head injuries after car accident in San Antonio. The horrific car accident occurred on September 23, 2015. We would predict that this case may result in a personal injury lawsuit, especially since the driver admitted to having crack cocaine in his system.

Nine people injured in wrong-way accident in McKinney

Nine people were hurt in an accident in McKinney, Texas. The car accident occurred in the morning of September 27, 2015. We would predict that this case may result in personal injury lawsuits, especially if evidence proves that the wrong-way driver was at fault.

Frederick Lowe injured and Kathleen Lowe dead in car accident

Frederick Lowe was injured and his wife, Kathleen Lowe, died in a tragic car accident in Leander, Texas. The incident occurred on September 26, 2015. We would anticipate that this case may result in a wrongful death and personal injury lawsuit, especially since reports indicate that the other driver was in fact legally intoxicated.

Alexis Musumeci and Brittany Musumeci died after head-on collision

Alexis Musumeci and Brittany Musumeci died in a horrific car accident in Martin County. The fatal accident occurred on the night of September 26, 2015. We would anticipate that this case may result in a wrongful death lawsuit, especially if evidence will show negligence on the part of the wrong-way driver.

Two people injured after a robbery ignites a police pursuit

A man and a woman are injured after a police chase ended abruptly in Houston, Texas. This car crash occurred on the morning of September 26, 2015. We would anticipate that this case may result in a personal injury lawsuit, especially if evidence shows negligence on the part of the male driver.

Abdulkarim Adam dead and Jonathan Wallace injured in car crash

Abdulkarim Omar Adam died and Jonathan Samuel Wallace is injured after a horrific head-on collision on the morning of September 25, 2015. The incident happened about 5 miles away away from Dumas, Texas. We would anticipate that the facts of this case could support a personal injury lawsuit.

Julie Gatheral dead after collision with alleged drunk driver

Julie Gatheral is dead after being victim to a horrific car crash allegedly caused by an intoxicated male driver. This incident occurred on the night of September 22, 2015 on the Harbor Bridge in Corpus Christi. We would predict that this case may result in a wrongful death lawsuit, especially if evidence proves that the male driver was in fact legally intoxicated.

Geraldine Trevino killed after police chase with male truck thief

Geraldine Alexandra Trevino is deceased after a car accident with a man driving a stolen vehicle. This fatal incident occurred on the night of September 21, 2015 in San Antonio. We would anticipate that this case may result in a wrongful death lawsuit, especially if evidence supports negligence on the part of the automobile thief.

Three kids life-flighted after collision with distracted driver

Three children are physically injured after an automobile collision in West Bexar, County. This collision occurred on September 20, 2015. We would anticipate that this case would result in a personal injury lawsuit, especially if evidence proves that the distracted driver was at fault.

Melinda Sedlmeier family perish in fatal accident near Lake Conroe

Roland Sedlmeier, Melinda Sedlmeier, Harley Sedlmeier, and Sofie Sedlmeier died in a horrific car accident in Montgomery County. The fatal accident occurred near Lake Conroe. This incident occurred on September 20, 2015. We would anticipate this this case may result in a wrongful death lawsuit, especially if evidence will show negligence on the part of the faulty driver.

Mariya Johnson and Janecia Chatman killed in school bus accident

Two Houston ISD students, Mariya Alyss Johnson and Janecia Chatman, were killed and three others, including the driver were injured in a bus accident yesterday. The accident resulting in potential wrongful death claims occurred at 610 South Loop and Telephone Road. Curiously, the accident was caused by a Houston ISD teacher likely driving to work at the time. Investigations show that the teacher, who was driving a Buick LeSabre, thought that another vehicle was veering into her lane, which led the teacher to swerve and strike the bus. The impact caused the school bus to crash through the guardrail and off the 610 loop plunging onto Telephone Road.

Canyon High School student Brianna Rodriguez in car accident

On September 6, 2015, a car accident resulted in the loss of the life of Canyon High School student Brianna Rodriguez over the weekend. Two others were airlifted to a hospital in Comal County. Although the names have not officially been released by local authorities, community members, students, and other sources suggest that the individual who died in the accident and those injured may have been from Canyon High School. A truck driven by a man crashed struck two females in a vehicle. One was able to escape the vehicle, but the other was trapped inside and died once the vehicle caught on fire.

Melissa Brewer in fatal car accident in San Antonio, TX

On the afternoon of Sept 4, 2015, a car accident in San Antonio, TX resulted in the death of a Melissa Brewer. Three family members were injured in the incident. According to authorities, a drowsy driver caused the fatal accident. All four family members were driving in a pick-up truck with a trailer attached to the back. 

Jason Omelina injured in car accident in Houston, Texas

On September 3, 2015, a major car accident occurred in Houston involving a pick-up truck and a Mack dump truck driven by fifty-two year old Arsby Robins. The driver of the 2015 Dodge pick-up truck was thirty-four year old Jason Omelina. He was airlifted to a hospital in Tyler, Texas due to his serious injuries. The accident occurred a little before 4pm.

Young woman dies in car accident near University of Central Florida

Late in the evening on September 4, 2015, an 18-year-old girl driving a 2006 Mustang was found dead after a car accident on Alafaya Trail near the Unversity of Central Florida campus. Local law enforcement suspect that she was driving when her left tire popped causing her to lose control of the vehicle. However, the exact cause of the accident is not yet known.

Car crash kills Edward Gottschall & Nalee Yang in Plant City, Florida

Early in the morning on September 5, 2015 29-year old Edward Garrett Gottschall and his wife, 37-year old Nalee Yang, were killed in a car crash in Plant City, Florida after the driver of a 2008 Hyundai Sonata failed to stop. The driver was forty-seven year old David Thomas Flanagan. He was headed northbound when he failed to stop but an Isuzu Ascender SUV containing Stanley and Amy Dudek as well as their 1-year old daughter Sophia.

Lauren Brancel killed in car accident in Butte City, California

Early in the morning on August 27, 2015 in Butte City, California the body of the woman who passed away in a car accident was identified as Lauren Brancel. The woman lived in Key West, Florida and was driving a 2012 Honda when the accident occurred.

Harris County teenager killed and family injured in car accident

On Tuesday, September 1, 2015 a family lost a teenage boy in a serious car accident in Harris County, TX. The family was riding in an SUV when it was struck by a truck that may have run a red light. The teenage boy passed away after the serious car accident. His mother is currently in critical condition. His sister and father were also in the SUV at the time of the accident, but are expected to survive.

Brenda Cantu Rear-ended Alice, TX ISD school bus, no injuries

On September 1, 2015, a car rear-ended an Alice Independent School District bus around 4pm. 19-year old Brenda Lee Cantu was driving a grey colored Chrysler when she struck the school bus at an intersection. The bus was loaded with young students. The accident occurred in the midst of busy traffic.

Kevin Ward Jr.'s family files lawsuit against NASCAR's Tony Stewart

On August 28, 2015 the family of Kevin Ward junior filed a lawsuit against NASCAR star Tony Stewart for wrongful death and negligence after the NASCAR driver hit and killed 20-year-old Ward on August 9, 2014 in a car accident. Ward died at age 20. The exact amount Ward's family is seeking is not yet known, but they claim that Steward's actions resulted in a "wrongful death, reckless conduct, gross negligence, and their son's terror and suffering" according to WKTV. Steward suggested that Ward was under the influence of marijuana when he exited his car and walked onto the track. 

Investigation of 4 dead in car accident in Austin underway

On August 30, 2015 law enforcement and first responders received a call regarding a fiery car accident in a 2008 Nissan Altima that resulted in four dead on Sunday morning. Those investigating the accident suspect that the driver may have been speeding when the driver crashed into a concrete barrier at a T-intersection in Austin, TX. At one point, the vehicle was airborne before landing in the parking lot. It was then that the vehicle caught fire. 

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