Richard E Freeburn

Did You Know A New Law Will Affect The Way Pennsylvania Cracks Down on DUI Offenders?

August 7th, 2017

According to the most recent PennDOT report on crash statistics, alcohol was a contributing factor in almost 30% of car accident deaths in Pennsylvania.  This number has been increasing over the past ten years, and lawmakers want to put a stop to drinking & driving related fatalities. Drunken driving accidents are preventable, and it is…

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$275,000 Pedestrian Accident Settlement

December 15th, 2014

Pedestrian Accident Wins Settlement for Dauphin County Accident. A man involved in a minor car accident got out of his car to examine the damage and was struck by another car. The second accident pinned the pedestrian between two cars. The pedestrian accident caused open fractures to both legs, the ribs, the spine, and significant blood loss. The victim’s left leg was amputated as a result of…

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Injured Officer Wins $120,000

December 4th, 2014

Freeburn & Hamilton Helps Injured Officer Receive Settlement A 911 call was made by a homeowner who wanted his friend removed from his home. The friend was behaving in a strange and threatening manner. It was later determined that he was suffering from severe mental illness and was high on illegal drugs. Several police officers arrived to find a strong young man who was delusional and agitated. The officers determined that the…

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ATV Accident Resolved for $300,000

November 13th, 2014

Victim of ATV Accident Receives $300,000 Settlement A teenager driving his friend’s dad’s ATV in Mifflin County lost control of the vehicle and hit a tree stump. As a result of the accident, the victim fractured his shoulder blade, had fluid in his lungs, and fractured his spine. The spine fracture caused permanent paralysis in the victim’s lower  body. Following the accident, the victim’s guardian…

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Pedestrian Hit By Car Wins $60,000

October 16th, 2014

Freeburn & Hamilton Gets Pedestrian Accident Client $60,000. A woman was walking through a parking lot in Derry Township, Dauphin County when a driver backed out of his spot, hitting her and knocking her to the ground. The impact caused arm and pelvis injuries, and she had to get surgery on her elbow to repair the damage. Following the accident, the victim contacted Freeburn &…

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Fall Settlement for Lewistown Man

October 10th, 2014

  Fall Results in $140,000 Settlement for Lewistown, PA Man A man was exiting a second-story Lewistown apartment when he miscalculated and fell on the stairs. As he was grasping the handrail to pull himself back up, the rail broke and he fell off the side of the stairs, down to the ground. The man sustained a fracture in his lower leg and suffered from numbness…

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