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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.

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.

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.

No money awarded in Virginia wrongful death suit

by los | March 16th, 2009

March 10, 2009

According to the Free Lance-Star, the beneficiaries of the Virginia wrongful death suit were not awarded any money by the county employees.

The Virginia wrongful death suit was filed for an 82-year-old woman who was killed by three pit bulls in March 2005. A neighbor who owned the pit bulls was sentenced for three years in prison for involuntary manslaughter charges.

The Virginia wrongful death suit was filed against four animal control officers for gross negligence for not removing the pit bulls when they were called prior to the accident.

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The wrongful death lawyers at Lowell Stanley can help if you lost a loved as a result of another person

Lawsuit filed for Virginia Beach auto accident

by los | March 9th, 2009

March 3, 2009

According to the Virginian-Pilot, a lawsuit was filed against the estate of the driver who caused a Virginia auto accident last November.

The 18-year-old driver was driving his Volkswagon with two teenage passengers when his car drove across the center line and crashed into a van.

All three teenagers were killed in the Virginia Beach auto accident and the driver of the van was seriously injured.

The driver of the van is suing for $1 million and the families of the two teenage passengers are suing for $2 million against the estate of the teenage driver who caused the Virginia Beach car accident.

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

Mother filed Virginia wrongful death suit

by los | March 2nd, 2009

February 26, 2009

According to WVEC, a mother filed a $5 million Virginia wrongful death suit against Correct Care Solutions.

Her 20-year-old son died at Norfolk City Jail last March. It is stated in the Virginia wrongful death suit that he complained of bleeding in his mouth and nose.

The lawyer who is handling the Virginia wrongful death suit said the son requested medical attention, but never received any attention, although a nurse did state he needed to see a doctor.

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The wrongful death attorneys at Lowell Stanley can help if you have lost a loved one in an accident.

One person killed, another injured in Norfolk auto accident

by los | February 25th, 2009

February 24, 2009

According to the Virginian-Pilot, one person was killed and another person was seriously injured as a result of a Virginia auto accident early Saturday morning.

One car was driving on Northampton Boulevard when it was hit from behind by a second car traveling at a high rate of speed. The first car then hit a third car in the Norfolk auto accident.

The driver of the third car was pronounced dead at the scene of the Norfolk car accident and a passenger in the third car was taken to the hospital with serious injuries.

Police are continuing their investigation on the Norfolk auto accident.

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

Four cars involved in Virginia auto accident

by los | February 13th, 2009

February 10, 2009

The Roanoke Times reported four cars were involved in a Virginia auto accident on Friday afternoon.

The Virginia car accident occurred on the southbound lanes of U.S. 220 in which both lanes were blocked for two hours.

The driver of a Chevrolet Tahoe was driving in the right lane when it rear-ended a Chevrolet Malibu, which was stopped at a traffic light. The collision caused both vehicles to hit two other cars in the Virginia auto accident.

Passengers in the other cars were taken to the hospital with non life-threatening injuries suffered in the Virginia car accident.

The driver of the Tahoe who caused that Virginia auto accident was charged for reckless driving.

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

Infant suffered severe Virginia dog bite injuries

by los | February 10th, 2009

February 5, 2009

An eight-month old baby suffered severe facial injuries in a Virginia dog bite accident on Monday morning, as reported by Daily Press.

The baby was at his babysitter’s house when he was attacked by her one-year-old pit bull terrier and suffered the Virginia dog bite injuries.

The baby remains in critical condition at the hospital, but is expected to recover from his Virginia dog bite injuries.

The pit bull terrier involved in the Virginia dog bite accident was euthanized after the attack.

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The dog bite injury attorneys at Lowell Stanley can help if you have suffered injuries in a Virginia dog bite accident.

Police cruiser involved in Virginia auto accident

by los | February 9th, 2009

February 3, 2009

A Virginia auto accident occurred early Saturday morning when a car collided with a police cruiser, as reported by the Virginian-Pilot.

The police officer was driving his cruiser with its lights and sirens activated as he was responding to a call when the Virginia car accident occurred.

A 19-year-old man was driving his car on Route 164 when the police officer collided with him at the intersection of College Drive.

The driver was taken to the hospital with injuries and the police officer was uninjured as a result of the Virginia auto accident.

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