California woman receives $22 million from malpractice lawsuit

In 2006, a woman entered the Palo Alto Medical Foundation in California in order to seek treatment for her chronic migraines. She had been a patient for several years, and only underwent non-invasive procedures. Doctors decided to perform an angiogram on the woman. The patient was unaware of the risks associated with this procedure, and was also not aware of …

Florida car accidents kill 10 in one day

Ten people, and an unborn child, lost their lives in several car accidents throughout South Florida in the span of one day. The accidents happened between Saturday, March 17, and Sunday, March 18. The car accident that had the most fatalities occurred on the Gratigny Expressway and was caused by a head-on collision. Four people died as a result of …

Motorcyclist hit by van seriously injured

A motorcycle accident in Sarasota has left the motorcyclist with serious injuries after a minivan hit him on U.S. 41 Sunday afternoon. The 71 year-old driver of the van says he did not see the motorcyclist as he made a left-hand turn. The van hit the right side of the motorcycle, causing the rider to be ejected from the bike. …

Man falls 20 feet in Fort Lauderdale crash

A 23-year-old man survived a 20-foot fall in Fort Lauderdale after his new vehicle flew off of an exit ramp and onto an entrance ramp two stories below. Besides burns from the deployed airbags, the man was not harmed in the crash. The accident occurred on the I-95 southbound ramp. Safety officials of the state have deemed that exit ramp …

Pedestrians in critical condition after car accident

Two Ft. Lauderdale women are in critical condition after they were involved in an accident on Saturday night. The women, ages 79 and 58, were crossing the street near Northeast 26th Avenue around 8:00 p.m. on Saturday night when the front-end of an oncoming car struck them both. The driver, a 35-year-old man from Sunrise, was not injured in the …