Annie Cosby Jan. 2, 2014, 2:00pm

An insurance company is suing a cab company after a taxi crashed into a Chicago tavern.

Badger Mutual Insurance Company, as subrogee of Southmont Inc., doing business as Schubas Tavern, filed a lawsuit Aug. 20 in the Cook County Circuit Court against LFT Cab Corporation, doing business as Ace Cab Association Inc., and Fobrin Ogunfowokan.

According to the complaint, Ogunfowokan was operating an Ace cab on May 3, 2012, when he attempted a U-turn, collided with another car and crashed into the premises of Schubas. Both Ogunfowokan and Ace Cab Association are being accused of negligence.

Badger Mutual is seeking more than $50,000 in damages and is represented in the case by attorneys Robert Ostojic and Jonathan M. Heilman of Leahy, Eisenberg & Fraenkel Ltd.

Cook County Circuit Court Case No. 2013L009389.

This is a report on a civil lawsuit filed in the Cook County Circuit Court. The details in this report come from an original complaint filed by a plaintiff. Please note, a complaint represents an accusation by a private individual, not the government. It is not an indication of guilt, and it only represents one side of the story.

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