Man sues cabbie, cab company over accident

By Dan Harkins | Apr 2, 2015


A Cook County man is suing a cab company and one of its drivers over claims he was injured when the driver struck him with his cab in Evanston.

Epifanio Tumang filed a lawsuit March 11 in Cook County Circuit Court against 111 Taxi, LLC, and driver Wasim Hussain citing negligence in connection to injuries suffered on April 10, 2013.

The suit claims Hussain struck Tumang with his vehicle as Tumang was crossing Lee Street on the west side of Maple Avenue within the pedestrian crosswalk in Evanston.

Tumang is seeking damages in excess of $150,000, plus costs. The plaintiff is represented by attorney John A. Stefani of Levinson and Stefani in Chicago.

Cook County Circuit Court case number 15-L-2491.

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