A western Pennsylvania man has been sentenced to a year’s probation for crimes his defense attorney says the man can’t recall since a brain injury suffered in a car accident.
A preliminary hearing was set for six suspended football players from a state-owned university in western Pennsylvania charged with beating and stomping a man outside an off-campus restaurant, then yelling “Football strong!” as they drove away.
Corey Ford, a California University of Pennsylvania football player, had a bond hearing Friday afternoon in connection with the assault of a West Chester man.
There are new developments in the arrest of several California University of Pennsylvania football players in connection with a violent assault off campus that left a man with severe brain injuries.
Five football players from a state university in western Pennsylvania were arrested and suspended from the school after police say they beat and stomped a man outside an off-campus restaurant, then fled yelling “Football strong!” The victim was in intensive care Friday with severe brain trauma.
Several members of the California University of Pennsylvania football team have been arrested and charged in connection with a violent incident in California Borough.
The late Hall Famer center Mike Webster anchored the Pittsburgh Steelers offensive line in the glory days of the 1970s.
Being discharge from the hospital or rehab is normally a time of celebration, but a local family says their 15-year-old son – who was badly injured in a car accident last fall – is not medically ready to go home yet.
A Westmoreland County man was arrested last month after allegedly assaulting a 4-month-old child.
Could a certain kind of brain imaging called high definition fiber tracking help diagnose concussion and assess recovery?
A 10-year-old girl’s brain injuries were so severe; doctors said she might not live let alone walk or talk. Now, nearly four years later, the “Western Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association” is honoring her with its 2012 “Comeback Award.”
Over the last decade, with the United States fighting two wars, there has been an incredible increase in the number of service people with traumatic brain injuries.