Illinois Central Railroad Company v. E. M. Davis

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Illinois Central Railroad Company v. E. M. Davis
Case Date: 
1901
Court Origin: 
Circuit - Civil
Cause/Crime: 
Injury and Damages

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County:

Division: 
West
Number of Pages: 
437
Notes / Description: 

Davis was driving a 1-horse wagon across a spur switch track when he discovered detached railroad cars rolling toward him. He jumped from the wagon, permanently injuring his back.