A 56 year-old college professor was awarded $5.9 million after he sustained serious injuries in truck accident. The man was slowing down for traffic when a commercial truck rear-ended him.
The crash occurred on Thanksgiving 2010 on Interstate 65. The man was transported to Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, Illinois in critical condition. He suffered serious injuries to his head and spinal cord. As a result of the crash, he has suffered permanent physical impairment, incomplete paralysis, and unremitting pain.
The truck driver and the company he worked for was sued by the man for negligence and recklessness.
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