Former Uber driver linked to sexual assault by DNA, leading to additional charges, according to DA’s office

Cesar Martell, a 29-year-old former Uber driver accused of sexually assaulting multiple women, is set to appear in court on Tuesday morning. Martell was initially arrested earlier this month after DNA evidence linked him to his first attack, leading to further charges by the Houston Police Department and Harris County Sheriff’s Office. Uber stated that… Continue reading Former Uber driver linked to sexual assault by DNA, leading to additional charges, according to DA’s office

Woman sues Uber for negligence and battery, alleging she was raped by her driver

On April 16, 2023, a woman who had consumed alcohol earlier that evening requested an Uber driver to take her from Corona del Mar to her campus housing in Irvine. She believed it was a safer option than driving herself. Shortly after, she was notified that her Uber driver, Daniel Mercado, was on his way.… Continue reading Woman sues Uber for negligence and battery, alleging she was raped by her driver

Sexual assault victims in lawsuit against Uber achieve a legal victory in their prolonged fight

A California judge has decided to combine 80 lawsuits against Uber filed by women alleging the company failed to take adequate measures to protect its passengers from sexual assault. This consolidation is a significant win for the plaintiffs seeking to highlight the widespread issue of alleged sexual assaults by Uber drivers. Regardless of the plaintiffs’… Continue reading Sexual assault victims in lawsuit against Uber achieve a legal victory in their prolonged fight

Plaintiff Fact Sheets in the MDL Will Include Details of Uber Driver Assaults

The U.S. District Judge overseeing federal lawsuits related to Uber driver assaults on passengers has mandated that each plaintiff fill out a Plaintiff Fact Sheet. This document will gather vital details about the sexual attacks experienced after using the rideshare service, aiding in the selection of potential bellwether lawsuits that will act as early test… Continue reading Plaintiff Fact Sheets in the MDL Will Include Details of Uber Driver Assaults

Women involved in Uber sexual assault lawsuis deals with lengthy legal delays, ‘I Don’t Have 10 Years’

On November 9, 2019, in Downtown Los Angeles, Lyssa Broomfield, who had just recently moved from Los Gatos to begin her studies at fashion school, was embarking on a new phase of independence. Reflecting on that time, Broomfield said, “First time living on my own, moving out, moving to LA.” After a day and night… Continue reading Women involved in Uber sexual assault lawsuis deals with lengthy legal delays, ‘I Don’t Have 10 Years’

Driver of Stolen Van Confesses to Causing Fatal Head-On collision in London, Resulting in Death of Uber Passenger.

A driver responsible for a fatal head-on collision with an Uber vehicle after driving the wrong way down a major road is now facing the possibility of jail time. Ashley Loveday, 38, was behind the wheel of a stolen Peugeot Boxer van on November 25th, 2022 when the accident occurred on the A13 road in… Continue reading Driver of Stolen Van Confesses to Causing Fatal Head-On collision in London, Resulting in Death of Uber Passenger.

Buffalo Man from Lackawanna Passes Away in SoloWehicle crash

Investigations into the deadly crash that took place at around 1:10 p.m. on Saturday continue, but authorities think the driver may have had a medical emergency. The victim, a 54-year-old man, was driving a Chevrolet Impala northbound on Seneca Street near Kingston Place when the car hit a parked vehicle, a snowbank, and finally a… Continue reading Buffalo Man from Lackawanna Passes Away in SoloWehicle crash

Four individuals have been arrested following an incident where an LSU student was fatally hit by a car after an alleged rape

Four males have been arrested after a beloved university student was raped and left on the side of the road. Louisiana State University sophomore Madison Brooks, 19, was fatally struck by a vehicle in the early morning hours of Jan. 16, according to multiple arrest affidaweqwes e-mailed to Oxygen.com byqqf theeqqqf East Baton Rouge Sheriff’s… Continue reading Four individuals have been arrested following an incident where an LSU student was fatally hit by a car after an alleged rape

A passenger in an Uber vehicle died in a collision with a TRAX train in downtown Salt Lake City

“A passenger in an Uber vehicle was killed in Salt Lake City after the car collided with a TRAX train. The train was traveling eastbound while the southbound Uber car, moving at 40 mph, ran a red light, according to police. The back end of the car clipped the front end of the TRAX train,… Continue reading A passenger in an Uber vehicle died in a collision with a TRAX train in downtown Salt Lake City

Man arrested on suspected DUI after vehicle crashes into garage of Rancho Cordova homeMan arrested on suspected DUI after vehicle crashes into garage of Rancho Cordova home

Early Monday morning, a man was arrested on suspicion of DUI after his SUV crashed into the garage of a Rancho Cordova residence. The crash took place around 1:30 AM and three people were inside the home at the time. Two individuals were in the vehicle, a 20-year-old man and a 19-year-old man, and both… Continue reading Man arrested on suspected DUI after vehicle crashes into garage of Rancho Cordova homeMan arrested on suspected DUI after vehicle crashes into garage of Rancho Cordova home