Truck Negligence

A truck driver was traveling north on Interstate 65 on December 23, 1996, in a fully loaded truck weighing 65,000 pounds, when he failed to notice two cars stopped behind a red light at the entrance/exit ramps to the Indiana Toll Road in Gary. Jurors awarded $1,145,000 in compensatory damages and $15 million in punitive damages against the trucking corporation. Lake Superior Court, Cause No. 45D05-9712-CT-2394.
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