Arnold v. Norfolk Southern Railway Co.

July 7, 2016
local_governement_litigation

Son brought suit on behalf of his father’s estate after his father was killed in a train and car collision in Vance Township, Illinois. Son argued that the township improperly designed the crossing to include an ultrahazardous approach and then failed to maintain the signage to the south of the crossing. Michael Condon and Yordana Wysocki represented the defendant township in the case and won summary judgment. Arnold v. Norfolk Southern Railway Co., No. 10 L 11 (Vermillion County 2015).