Police Settle Wrongful Death Suit Based on Las Cruces High-Speed Crash for $850k

- Samuel Kane

The surviving spouse of a man killed in a high-speed police car crash will receive $850,000 as a settlement of her claim that a reckless police officer caused her husband’s death. Learn more about the case below, and contact a knowledgeable New Mexico personal injury lawyer if you’ve been injured in a collision with an […]

Wrong-Way Crash Kills Local Driver

- Samuel Kane

A recent crash on Interstate 10 has taken the life of a local man. The recent crash was a head-on collision, which is one of the deadliest types of collisions. Learn more about the recent crash and what often causes these types of collisions, below. Wrong-way crash on I-10 The crash occurred just south of […]

Causes of Auto Accidents in the Fall

- Samuel Kane

The sweltering days of summer are officially over and cooler days of fall have arrived. As welcome as this reprieve may be, this season also presents a number of unique issues which can increase the chances of being involved in a car wreck. Common Causes of Car Accidents Slippery Conditions Our average rainfall may be […]

Top Three Las Cruces Personal Injury Mistakes

- Samuel Kane

Being injured because of the negligence of another can be traumatizing and shocking to anyone. But there are important steps to be taken if you want to maximize the results of your personal injury claim. The Law Offices of Samuel I. Kane, P.A. has witnessed far too many injured individuals suffer losses simply because they […]

Wrongful Death Claimed As Man Ejected from Girlfriend’s Car

- Samuel Kane

Drunk drivers whose actions cause the wrongful death of others can face serious criminal charges ranging from financial penalties to community service and even time in jail. It is possible, however, for them to also face civil liability if a victim sues them, or if certain survivors sue those victims. Criminal proceedings: Criminal proceedings are […]

Police Suspect DUI Caused Fatal Truck Accident on New Mexico Freeway

- Samuel Kane

In the wake of a fatal freeway collision between a Freightliner truck and a SUV transporting a young family, authorities have found increased evidence that alcohol played a role in the accident, including statements from surviving passengers. According to the Sandoval County Sheriff’s Office, three passengers of the commercial truck who survived the incident admitted […]

Keys to Winning a Slip and Fall Injury Case

- Samuel Kane

Slip and fall injuries can occur anytime, anywhere. That’s why the law requires property managers and owners to maintain a hazard-free environment for any patrons or tenants. Where Slip and Fall Accidents Happen Most Often Unfortunately, accidents do happen, including slip and falls involving: Railways Staircases Sidewalks Floors in commercial or residential premises Generally, slip […]

Texas Woman Suffers Spinal Injury in Severe Three-Vehicle Collision

- Samuel Kane

A Texas woman suffered an upper spinal injury late last year after the vehicle in which she was a passenger collided with a semi-truck and a motor home on a busy Washington interstate. According to police, the motor home was traveling southbound on the Interstate and swerved to avoid colliding with another car when it […]

Celebrating the 4th of July in Elephant Butte, New Mexico

- Samuel Kane

There’s no better place to be over the 4th of July weekend than Elephant Butte, New Mexico. With crowds reaching over 100,000 people, and a stream of donations pouring in throughout the year for a fireworks’ show that tops the $20,000 mark, Elephant Butte is the place to be. With beaches, campgrounds, boating and water […]

Dog Bites on the Rise for Mail Carriers

- Samuel Kane

Dog bites can be a serious problem for anyone who is unfortunate enough to run into a mean or frightened dog showing aggressive tendencies. However, one particular group of people is at an even higher risk for dog bites – the people who deliver our mail every day. Risky Deliveries In fact, postal workers are […]