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College student killed in fatal accident in Illinois

College students hear constantly about the importance of drinking responsibly. For most, this could simply mean ensuring that a designated driver is in place before consuming alcohol. Unfortunately, responsible individuals who choose to ensure their safety and that of others cannot control the actions of other drivers on the road who have not taken similar precautions. One college student was recently killed in a fatal accident in Illinois that involved a driver suspected of driving under the influence.

Fatal accident in Illinois could end in wrongful death case

Some may say that losing a child, regardless of the events leading to that loss or the age of the child, is one of the most devastating experiences a person can go through. Unfortunately, one family in Illinois is still dealing with the tragic loss of their daughter due to a fatal car accident. While they are still getting through the criminal case against the driver believed to be responsible for her death, they have the separate right to pursue a wrongful death case in civil court.

Possible wrongful death after fatal work accident

Recently, a utility worker died in a possible wrongful death situation because of a fatal work accident. The Illinois man died after suffering from electrocution on a job site in East Peoria. The man died while fulfilling his work duties repairing a utility pole, possibly leaving his family eligible for wrongful death compensation along with workers' compensation.

Illinois truck accident claims life of victim

Heavy traffic on an Illinois roadway may have been a contributing factor to a recent fatal incident. The truck accident that occurred on the crowded Chicago area road ended the life of one man. It caused injury to others, though -- thankfully -- they were not life threatening.

Illinois car accident takes lives of elderly couple

Illinois police are continuing to investigate a tragic incident that happened recently. A car accident occurred on Interstate 355 in Bolingbrook. The crash injured one driver and killed the occupants of the other vehicle involved in the incident.

Illinois car accident takes life of young teen girl

A traffic crash happened on an Illinois street recently that led to the death of a young woman. The 17-year-old girl died while being treated at an area hospital for injuries suffered in the car accident. The incident happened early on a weekend morning.

Designed driver dies in Illinois car accident

Many readers in Illinois know that a designated driver is a person who is expected to get those who have been drinking home safely. In fact, these individuals are thought to save lives because they limit the number of people drinking and driving on our roadways. In one recent car accident, however, a designated driver lost her life as she was attempting to get others home safely.

Tragic car accident ends life of one Illinois man

Serious car accidents involving more than one vehicle can occur with what seems like no warning. One such multi-vehicle crash happened recently on an Illinois roadway. The car accident involved not only a car, but also a taxi and a tow truck. One person died as a result of the unfortunate incident.

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