A family traveling in Columbus were all tragically killed when a reckless truck driver crashed into the families SUV. The truck that was hauling scrap metal crossed into the lane the family was in, causing the collision. Schnitzer Southeast, the trucking company responsible, took responsibility for their driver’s negligence. However, Schnitzer Southeast refused to take any responsibility. The jury held that this was a joint venture and that both companies were responsible. The jury awarded the family $30 million for pain and suffering, $100 million for punitive damages, $150 million for the lives lost, and $65,000 in attorney fees.
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