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Virginia Beach motorcyclist killed in accident

by los | April 22nd, 2010

According to an article from The Daily Press, the motorcyclist was traveling in the Pungo section of Virginia Beach, traveling south on Princess Anne Road when he crashed into a car that was making a left turn. The motorcyclist was pronounced dead at Virginia Beach General Hospital.

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Should motorists be more mindful of motorcyclist when they’re making left turns? How often do motorcyclists have to think about cars making left turns? What part of Virginia Beach is the most vulnerable for accidents of this type?

If your loved one or the loved one of someone you know has been wrongfully killed in a Virginia Beach auto accident, the Virginia Beach wrongful death lawyers and auto accident lawyers at Lowell Stanley can help.

Virginia Beach man dies after cigarette fire

by los | April 16th, 2010

April 14, 2010

A 74-year-old Virginia Beach man is dead after he lit a cigarette in his bedroom and started a fire.

According to an article on FireEngineering.com, a caretaker for the Virginia Beach man found him unconscious and called 911.

Smoke inhalation appeared to be the cause of death, but the Virginia Beach medical examiner will determine the cause of death, the article said.

The article also reported that the home didn’t have working smoke detectors.

How often do you check the smoke detectors in your family’s home to make sure they’re working? Do you also check the smoke detectors of your loved ones?

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If your loved one or the loved one of someone you know has been wrongfully killed in Virginia Beach, the Norfolk Personal Injury Attorneys at Lowell Stanley can help.

Car accident leaves young girl in critical condition

by los | April 12th, 2010

April 8, 2010

A 20-year-old woman who was injured in a car accident was left in critical condition in a Roanoke, Virginia, hospital.

The woman was taken to Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital after the accident that happened at the intersection of U.S. 58 and Carver Road. According to the Martinsville Bulletin, she was driving an Isuzu Trooper that hit a tree past the intersection.

The article reported that four others were in the car when the Roanoke auto accident happened. A Virginia State Police Trooper said the 20-year-old appeared to be the most seriously injured.

With spring break travel at its peak, what precautions will you take to ensure the safety of you and your family?

If you or someone you know has been involved in a Virginia car accident, the personal injury lawyers at Lowell Stanley can help.

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Two killed in Richmond auto accident

by los | March 26th, 2010

March 18, 2010

Richmond Times-Dispatch reported a Virginia car accident occurred on Interstate 295 last Friday evening, in which a man and a woman were killed.

A 71-year-old man caused the Richmond auto accident when his car crossed the median and crashed into another car coming from the opposite direction.

A 38-year-old man and a female passenger were killed as a result of the Virginia auto accident.

The elderly man who caused the Richmond car accident suffered minor injuries and was treated at VCU Medical Center. Police stated they charged the man with reckless driving.

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The Norfolk car accident lawyers at Lowell Stanley can help if you were injured in a Virginia auto accident.

Complaints cite traffic lights causing Richmond auto accidents

by los | March 26th, 2010

February 25, 2010

WTVR-TV reported a number of complaints were filed regarding traffic lights at the intersection of North First and East Grace in Richmond, which are causing a number of Virginia auto accidents.

Two Richmond auto accidents were reported at the intersection in 2007. An additional two accidents were reported in 2008 and then eight accidents were reported in 2009.

There was a Richmond car accident at the intersection over the weekend, which led officials to investigate the number of accidents occurring at the same intersection.

Officials are looking into taking appropriate steps to redesign the traffic lights at the intersection to help prevent further Richmond auto accidents.

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The personal injury attorneys at Lowell Stanley can help if you were injured in a Virginia auto accident.

Fifty cars involved in Williamsburg auto accident

by los | February 22nd, 2010

February 18, 2010

The Inquisitr reported 50 cars were involved in a pileup in a Williamsburg auto accident on Wednesday morning.

Police stated the Virginia auto accident on Interstate 64 was caused by whiteout conditions due to the snow storm.

There were no reported fatalities as a result of Williamsburg car accident, although seven people were taken to the local hospital with minor injuries.

Traffic was backed up for more than 12 miles in both directions as a result of the massive Virginia car accident.

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The car accident lawyers at Lowell Stanley can help if you were injured in a Williamsburg auto accident.

Family unable to file Virginia wrongful death lawsuit

by los | February 17th, 2010

February 4, 2010

The Washington Post reported the family of a 52-year-old man is unable to file a Virginia wrongful death law suit against the police department or any other type of lawsuit.

The man was shot and killed by a police office last November for suspicious of having a weapon after he was stopped by the police for running a red light.  The family wants to file a Virginia wrongful death suit for this incident.

There are special state rulings that allow certain beneficiaries to file a Virginia wrongful death suit, and they were not named in the man’s will, which prevent them from doing so.

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The wrongful death lawyers at Lowell Stanley can help if you lost a loved one as the result of another person’s negligence or misconduct.

Teenage girl discussed Virginia brain injury

by los | February 2nd, 2010

January 28, 2010

Star Exponent shared a story that an 18-year-old girl is lucky to be able to tell.

The Virginia brain injury victim was involved in a serious auto accident last August 29, in which she was ejected from the car due to not wearing her seat belt.

The teenage girl suffered multiple injuries, including broken bones down the left side of her body and the Virginia brain injury.

The Virginia brain injury victim suffered a severe and uncommon injury in which her skull separated from her spinal column.

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The brain injury attorneys at Lowell Stanley can help if you or a loved one suffered a Virginia brain injury.

Williamsburg auto accident kills man

by los | January 26th, 2010

January 14, 2010

The Virginian-Pilot reported a 22-year-old man was killed in a Williamsburg auto accident on Sunday morning.

The man was driving his car at a high speed when he lost control of it near the intersection of Barlow Road and Rochambeau Drive.

The car went off of the road and hit a tree. The man was found dead at the scene of the Williamsburg car accident.

The car accident lawyers at Lowell Stanley can help if you were injured in a Williamsburg auto accident.

Judge ruled on Virginia wrongful death lawsuit

by los | December 9th, 2009

November 12, 2009

Richmond Times-Dispatch stated a Supreme Court judge reinstated a Virginia wrongful death lawsuit that was filed in December 2006 and sent it back to its County Court to be decided.

The family of a 14-year-old girl filed the Virginia wrongful death lawsuit when their daughter was killed in a car accident.

The parents of the deceased girl filed the $15 million Virginia wrongful death suit against the parents of the girl who was driving and caused the car accident.

The Virginia wrongful death lawsuit is set for trial next year.

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The wrongful death lawyers at Lowell Stanley can help if you lost a loved one as a result of another person’s negligence.