By Patrick Kernan – firstname.lastname@example.org | March 17th, 2018 WILKES-BARRE — An amended complaint filed this week suggests that a former Wilkes-Barre General Hospital doctor was not only negligent when he accidentally killed a patient, but was also improperly credentialed and even mentally unfit.
By Patrick Kernan – email@example.com | March 28th, 2018 WILKES-BARRE — A lawsuit recently filed in Luzerne County alleges that Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center is responsible for the 2017 death of a 16-day-old premature infant.
A truck driver who said a medical condition caused him to black out before a crash that killed two Italian tourists and their bus driver in Pennsylvania’s Pocono Mountains has been charged in the deadly crash.
JAMES HALPIN / PUBLISHED: OCTOBER 21, 2016 WILKES-BARRE — Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center has reached an $800,000 settlement with the widow of a city man who died of a blood clot in the lung mere minutes after leaving the hospital.
BY BOB KALINOWSKI (STAFF WRITER) / PUBLISHED: MARCH 29, 2014 Attorneys for survivors of a woman killed last year at the Sherman Hills Apartments are seeking an injunction to stop the sale of the troubled apartment complex in Wilkes-Barre.
BOB KALINOWSKI, STAFF WRITER / PUBLISHED: NOVEMBER 29, 2014 As a fire erupted in her home earlier this year, Holly Dzoch made a frenzied 911 call, asking a call taker to dispatch emergency crews to 76 Main St. in “Moc, Conyngham Borough.” She reiterated “Moc” meant Mocanaqua.
Jury finds contractor liable for more than $7 million in deaths of two Luzerne County Naval Reservists
BY REBEKAH BROWN (STAFF WRITER) / PUBLISHED: MARCH 15, 2014 For the families of two late Naval Reservists, a jury’s award of more than $7 million Friday represented justice.
BY BOB KALINOWSKI (STAFF WRITER) / PUBLISHED: NOVEMBER 12, 2011 The parents of a teenager killed in July in an alcohol-related rollover crash on a gravel road leading to a private lake in Fairview Township have filed a wrongful death lawsuit in Luzerne County Court.