May 23

DAR, LLC v. Triad Engineering; Karen L. Krabill P.E.; and Lydia Wood
PA- Charles C. Wise III; J- Yoder
* The plaintiff, of Morgantown, hired Triad to perform a full property survey of a 20-acre site on which it planned to build the Westminster Apartments. DAR says the negligence of Triad, regional manager Wood and engineer Krabill led to a situation in which the entrance road to the apartments is too small. DAR paid Triad more than $200,000 for its work, the complaint says.
Case number: 13-C-394

Steven and Denise Bach v. Allstate Property and Casualty Insurance Company and Joe Freme
PA- Joseph R. Ferretti; J- Wilkes
* The plaintiffs say Allstate's $3,645.26 offer to fix problems caused to their house by a plane wreck is insufficient. On Oct. 5, 2011, their house was struck by an experimental aircraft flown by Harry L. Weber, who died in the crash. The Bachs say the wreck resulted in a crack to the rear foundation and that a structural engineer is needed to oversee the repairs.
Case number: 13-C-395

May 28

Heather Hartwick v. Mary Feltner and Paula McLean
PA- Robert C. Stone; J- Silver
* On May 31, 2011, Hartwick was a guest at a party at Feltner's house, which was owned by McLean, the complaint says. Hartwick claims she fell asleep, was awoken by an angry Feltner and pushed to the top of a staircase. Hartwick fell down the staircase and suffered a compound fracture of her ankle, she says, and has suffered more than $22,000 in damages.
Case number: 13-C-405

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