$3.6 Million Wrongful Death Settlement where Truck Driver was allegedly Over-Hours.


In June 2006 plaintiffs settled a wrongful death claim involving a milk tank trailer in Howell County, Missouri for $3,750,000.00. Howell County is located in southern Missouri on the Arkansas border. The county seat is West Plains, Mo. The plaintiffs alleged that ECM, fuel and cell phone records established that the driver had falsified his logs. There were also allegations that the truck driver was speeding at the time of this intersectional collision.