SETTLEMENT FOR FAMILY OVER WRONGFUL DEATH IN FATAL TRUCK CRASH
Sharon Steadman, etc., as Administratrix of the Estate of William Mark Steadman, Deceased v. Volvo Trucks North America, Inc., et al. | Monroe County Circuit Court | Civil Action No. CV-2005-000075
In 2009, a confidential settlement was negotiated in this wrongful death case. Plaintiff’s decedent was killed while driving a log truck when part of the suspension system failed, causing him to lose control of the vehicle in a rural area. The truck left the road and hit a ditch and culvert, resulting in his death.