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Negligent hiring claim allowed to proceed in p.i. case – $375,000 Settlement (access required)

Plaintiff was a flagger directing traffic on a rural two-lane winding road. Defendant, operating a large tow truck, drove around a curve and struck a stopped vehicle that had just been flagged by the plaintiff. The stopped vehicle was pushed into the plaintiff. There was no substantial dispute as to damages. Defendant was charged with speeding, ...